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 payments (ACH)
  • Credit card/debit card (An additional fee may be assessed)

Cost to Participate

  • $50, $60 or $70 enrollment fee depending on number of payments
  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

Enroll Today

  • Go to www.columbusstate.edu
  • Log in to MyCSU
  • Click on the “Students” link
  • Click on the “Financial Aid” tab
  • Go to the “Payment Plan” link

Before you click the submit button, please read carefully through the Final Review and the Terms and Conditions.  An immediate e-mail will be sent (if an email address was provided for the person responsible for payment) confirming enrollment in the payment plan.

Need some help setting up a payment plan?

*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:

*Scheduled payments are processed on the 5th of the month

Spring 2022

Payment plan available on October 17, 2021

IMPORTANT:

Last day to Increase Payment Plan balance for Spring 2022 is February 4, 2022

Last day to Decrease Payment Plan balance for Spring 2022 is March 8, 2022

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of PaymentsEnrollment Fee
Dec 15none3Jan-March$60
Jan 1525%2Feb & March$70
Jan 2750%1March only$70

Summer 2022

Payment plan available on March 21, 2022

IMPORTANT:

Last day to Increase Payment Plan balance for Summer 2022 is June 23, 2022

Last day to Decrease Payment Plan balance for Summer 2022 is July 26, 2022

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of PaymentsEnrollment Fee
May 3none3May-July$60
May 2525%2June & July$70
June 2350%1July only$70

Fall 2022

Payment plan available on June 15, 2022

IMPORTANT:

Last day to Increase Payment Plan balance for Fall 2022 is August 19, 2022

Last day to Decrease Payment Plan balance for Fall 2022 is September 20, 2022

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of PaymentsEnrollment Fee
June 30none4July-Oct$50
July 2725%3Aug-Oct$60
August 1950%2Sept & Oct$70

*Down payments and enrollment fees process IMMEDIATELY

Maximum Amount to Budget

The maximum amount you may budget is $4500, any amount over this will be added to your down payment.