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 2.75% fee will be assessed

Payments are processed automatically on the 5th of each month

Cost to Participate

  • $52 enrollment fee for semester plans
  • $85 enrollment fee for annual plans
  • $30 returned payment fee, if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Contact Macalester College with your questions regarding setting up a payment plan
    -Email: studentaccts@macalester.edu
    -Phone: 651-696-6161
  • Macalester College will send out an email inviting the student to enroll in a payment plan
  • In the email invite, select set up a payment plan
  • Sign in or create a username & password

Note: Authorized payers must be invited by the student

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 2021

Payment plans available on April 1st, 2021

Last day to enrollNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsPayment date
June 305July-November5th
August 34August-November5th

Spring 2022

Payment plans available on June 1st, 2021

Last day to enrollNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsPayment date
December 25December-April5th
December 314January-April5th

Annual 2021-2022

Payment plans available on April 1st, 2021

Last day to enrollNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsPayment date
May 312May-April5th
June 211June-April5th
June 3010July-April5th
August 39August-April5th