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) only
  • NO credit/debit card

Payments are processed on the 15th of each month


Cost to Participate

  • $25 nonrefundable semester enrollment fee
  • $30 returned payment fee, if a payment is returned

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.

Enroll Today

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

Summer 2021

Payment plan available on April 1,2021

Last day to enrollNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsPayment date
April 133April-June15th
May 132May & June15th

Fall 2021

Payment plans available May 15, 2021

Last day to enrollNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsPayment date
June 106June-Nov15th
July 135July-Nov15th
Aug 114Aug-Nov15th
Sept 133Sept-Nov15th

Spring 2022

Payment plans available on November 15th, 2021

Last day to enrollNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsPayment date
Dec 135Dec-April15th
Jan 134Jan-April15th
Feb 113Feb-April15th

Summer 2022

Payment plans available April 1st, 2022

Last day to enrollNumber of payments Months of payments Payment date
April 133April-June15th
May 122May-June15th