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Payment Plan Benefits

Easy online enrollment

Flexible payment options

No interest

Make College Easier to Pay For with a Tuition Payment Plan.

Make college more affordable by paying for tuition and fees over time. Tuition payment plans break down your tuition balance into affordable monthly payments. There’s no interest, payment options are flexible, setup fees are affordable, and it’s easy to enroll!

Payment Plan Information

Payment Methods

• Automatic bank payment (ACH)

• Credit card/debit card (a fee will be assessed)

Payments are processed automatically on the 1st of each month

Cost to Participate

• $45 enrollment fee for semester plans

• $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

Before proceeding, please read the following: 

Students:  If someone is paying on your behalf, you MUST first set them up as an Authorized Payer.

Authorized Payers:  If you are paying on behalf of the student, the student must set up their account first and then add you as an Authorized Payer.

  • If you have used Nelnet before, simply Sign In to manage your account.
  • If you are new to Nelnet, click on the “Create a username & password” button to create an online account.

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Need some help setting up a payment plan?

Watch this short how-to video.

*Note: This video tutorial is for demonstration purposes only. Your educational institution may offer options other than those shown in the video.

Target Dates To Enroll By

Fall 2022

Payment plans available June 1st, 2022

Last day to enrollNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
June 295July-November
July 284August-November
August 303September-November

Spring 2023

Payment plans available on November 1st, 2022

Last day to enrollNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
November 295December-April
December 294January-April
January 303February-April

Summer 2023

Payment plans available on April 15th, 2023

Last day to enrollNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
April 274May-August
May 303June-August