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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)
  • Credit/debit card with service fee of 2.85%


Payments are processed automatically on the 5th of each month.

Cost to Participate

  • $55 nonrefundable enrollment fee for Annual Plan
  • $30 nonrefundable enrollment fee for Fall or Spring plan
  • $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee if a payment is returned


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.

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Before you click the Submit button, please read carefully through the Final Review and the Terms and Conditions. An immediate e-mail will be sent (if an e-mail address was provided for the person responsible for payment) confirming enrollment through Nelnet.

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:

Annual 2023-2024

Payment plans available beginning March 1st, 2023.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Payment Plans Available on March 1st, 2023
June 1none12June 5-May 5
Payment Plans Available on March 15th, 2023
Aug 3none10 Aug 5-May 5
Payment Plans Available on August 4th, 2023
Aug 31none9Sept 5-May 5

Fall 2023

Payment plans available beginning March 17th, 2023.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
June 1none6June 5-Nov 5
June 30none5July 5-Nov 5
Aug 3none4Aug 5-Nov 5

Spring 2024

Payment plans available beginning August 1st, 2023

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Dec 1none6Dec 5-May 5
Jan 3none5Jan 5-May 5
Feb 1none4Feb 5-May 5

NOTE: All enrollment fees, down and full payments are processed immediately!


Payment Plan Availability

Availability of the Payment Plan is determined by Maryville College. Please be aware the college may elect not to have the Payment Plan available during specific times and dates during registration.


Balance Adjustments

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