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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)  (There is no additional fee associated with having monthly payment plan payments pulled from your savings/checking account.)
  • Credit card/debit card (a 2.85% fee will be assessed)

Cost to Participate

Your only cost is a small enrollment fee:

  • $70 for the 3 monthly payment plan
  • $75 for the 1 and 2 monthly payment plans

Up to $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Sign up early to maximize the benefit of spreading your payments over the maximum amount of months for the lowest enrollment fee.

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Log in to Owl Express
  • Select the Student Services or Registration tab
  • Select “Nelnet Flexible Payment Plan”

Authorized Payer

  • If someone is paying on your behalf, you MUST first set them up as an Authorized Payer.
  • If you are paying on behalf of the student, the student must access or set up their account first and then add you as an Authorized Payer. Please login here.

Please note:  Once the Fall, Spring and/or Summer payment plan enrollment period has ended, no additional enrollments will be permitted.

Payments are processed on the 5th of each month.

The maximum amount you may budget is $5500, any amount over this will be added to your down payment.

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

Fall 2024

Payment plan available July 8, 2024.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
July 2525%3Aug-Oct
August 1650%2Sept & Oct

NOTE: All down payments are processed immediately.

Maximum Amount to Budget

The maximum amount you may budget is $5500, any amount over this will be added to your down payment.


Availability of the payment plan is determined by Kennesaw State University. Please be aware the College may elect not to have the payment plan available during specific times and dates during registration.


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