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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 (An additional fee will be assessed.)

Cost to Participate

  • $50-$70 nonrefundable enrollment fee depending on the number of payments
  • $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. 

  • Log in to SCORE
  • Click on Student Services
  • Click on the Student Accounts tab
  • Select Setup Payment Plan

Once your profile is set up, you can enroll in a payment plan, make a payment, or setup an authorized payer who can create a plan for 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, here.
  • If you are new to Nelnet, click on the “Create a username & password” button to create an online account from the email you receive from your student.

Payments are processed on the 5th of each month

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

Summer 2022

Payment plan is available on March 9, 2022.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of PaymentsEnrollment fee
March 31none4April-July$50
April 2325%3May-July$60
May 1750%2June & July$70

Fall 2022

Payment plan is available on April 11, 2022.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of PaymentsEnrollment fee
May 24none5June-Oct$50
June 30none 4July-Oct$50
July 2525%3Aug-Oct$60
Aug 1950%2Sept & Oct $70

Spring 2023

Payment plan is available on November 1, 2022.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of PaymentsEnrollment fee
Dec 1none4Dec-March$50
Dec 2325%3Jan-March$60
Jan 1350%2Feb & March$70

Summer 2023

Payment plan is available on March 6, 2023.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of PaymentsEnrollment fee
March 31none4April-July$50
April 2325%3May-July$60
May 1750%2June & July$70

Balance Adjustments

Please do not assume your balance will automatically be adjusted if financial aid is received or a class is dropped or added.  You should review your agreement balance online.