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
  • Discover, Mastercard, Visa or American Express
  • Regularly scheduled payments will process on the 1st of each month
  • Credit cards will have a fully disclosed processed fee of 2.75%

Cost to Participate

  • $60 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester or $70 for an annual plan.
  • $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.

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.

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

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

Fall Semester Payment Plans 21/22

Monthly PaymentsFirst Payment DueFinal Payment DueLast Date to Enroll
4September 1December 1August 30

Spring Semester Payment Plans 21/22

Monthly PaymentsFirst Payment DueFinal Payment DueLast Date to Enroll
4January 1April 1December 29

Annual Payment Plans 21/22

Monthly PaymentsFirst Payment DueFinal Payment DueLast Date to Enroll
10July 1April 1June 29
9August 1April 1July 29
8September 1April 1August 30