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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
    • Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover
  • Regularly scheduled payments will process on the 5th (Spring 2024) and 7th (Fall 2023) of each month
  • Credit cards will have a fully disclosed processing fee

Cost to Participate

  • $50 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester
  • $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee per returned payment

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.

  • Estimate your needed budget
  • To help you estimate your needed budget please refer to the following links.

Annual Fees      Billed Cost Simulator

  • Click on the “Enroll Today” button to enroll if you have registered for classes and know your balance

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.

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.

Important Plan Dates

Fall 2023

Plans available beginning May 1, 2023


Monthly PaymentsFirst Payment DueFinal Payment DueLast Date to Enroll
5June 7October 7June 3
4July 7October 7July 1
3August 7October 7August 3

Spring 2024

Plans available beginning May 1, 2023

Monthly PaymentsFirst Payment DueFinal Payment DueLast Date to Enroll
5November 5March 5November 2
4December 5March 5December 1
3January 5March 5December 31