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 (1.95% service fee)
  • Payments automatically process through Nelnet Campus Commerce

Cost to Participate

  • $25 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester (processed immediately)
  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Have your JJC username and password
  • Go to
  • Click on MyJJC > sign in > Pay Bill & View Financial Aid > Enroll/Manage Payment Plan

You must owe a minimum balance of $100 to Joliet Junior College in order to budget through the automatic payment plan.

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:

Financial Aid Priority Date: April 28, 2021 for Summer 2021 and July 12, 2021 for Fall 2021
Students planning on applying for Financial Aid must have files complete and be awarded aid prior to their tuition due date to avoid the risk of being dropped from their classes for non-payment. Students that are awarded financial aid less than their tuition and fee balance must pay in full or set up a payment plan for the gap balance by their tuition due date.

Summer 2021

Payment plan available on March 19, 2021 through May 26, 2021

Payment Plan Enrollment DateDown PaymentInstallmentsPayment MonthsPayment Date Each Month**
by April 1none + $25*3April - June5th
by April 2630% + $25*2 May & June5th
after April 2650% + $25*1June only5th

Fall 2021

Payment plan available on April 17, 2021 through September 24, 2021

Payment Plan Enrollment DateDown PaymentInstallmentsPayment MonthsPayment Date Each Month**
by June 24none + $25*4July - Oct5th
by July 2610% + $25*3Aug - Oct5th
by Aug 2330% + $25*2Sept & Oct5th
after Aug 2350% + $25*2October only5th


  • Must have a $100 balance to sign up for payment plan
  • All down payments and enrollment fees are processed immediately
  • Payment plans unavailable during drop for non-payment process on tuition due dates
  • Must enroll each semester
  • Full payments may also be made online
  • You must be enrolled in a payment plan or paid in full by your tuition due date*
  • *Please be aware your tuition due date may differ from the payment plan enrollment dates