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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 payment from checking or savings account (ACH)
  • Automatic payment from credit or debit card (Service Fee 2.50%)
  • Payments process on the 5th of each month

Cost to Participate

  • $20 nonrefundable enrollment fee per agreement (ACH & credit card)
  • $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee if a payment is returned
  • If the enrollment fee returns for any reason, the agreement will be terminated.

Steps to Enroll

Nelnet Campus Commerce is now included in Middlebury College’s Single Sign On service using Multi-factor authentication. You must have an active Middlebury account and use a dedicated link to log into Nelnet. Click the Student Sign link below and login with your Middlebury account username and password.

Nelnet Campus Commerce Student Single Sign On Link:

NEW STUDENTS: You must activate your Middlebury account and establish a Username and Password before you will be able to log into Nelnet to see your bill and make a payment. Please contact Middlebury IT at for assistance with establishing your account credentials.

AUTHORIZED PARTIES-The Student Sign On link is for STUDENTS ONLY. Please log into your Nelnet account by going to and logging in with your Nelnet Username and Password.


Students:  If someone is paying on your behalf, you MUST first set them up as an Authorized Payer.

  • Once you have created your user account select ‘My Profile’ from the welcome page
  • Click on ‘Manage Payer’
  • Click on ‘Add Authorized Party Information’ and click save to generate email

Authorized Payers:  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.

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:

Summer 2022

Payment plan available on April 1, 2022

Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
May 3none4May-August
May 2520%3June-August
June 2333%2July & August

Fall 2022

Payment plan available on July 1, 2022

Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
August 3none4Aug-Nov
August 2520%3Sept-Nov

Spring 2023

Payment plan is available on November 1, 2022

Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
November 26none5Dec-April
December 2320%4Jan-April