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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

System Error Announcement

Our portal system is currently down which affects access to setting you a payment plan through Single Sign On. Our IT department is working to resolve the issue. As soon as we are back up and running, you should be able to view your Nelnet account and sign up for a payment plan. Even with the RU portal down, you can still make one-time payments using this link:

Payment Methods

  • Automatic bank payment (ACH)
  • Credit card/debit card with service fee of 2.85%

*Additional fees may be assessed with a card

Payments are processed on the 15th or the last day of each month

Cost to Participate

  • $75 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester
  • $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee, if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Go to
  • Sign in to the Rockhurst Portal
  • Click on the “Pay Tuition” icon to view your student account and enroll in a payment plan

The Steps to Enroll above are only for current payment plan semesters. This is not for Past Due Payment Plans. If you’d like to sign up for a Past Due Payment Plan please click here.

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 2023

Payment plans available July 10th, 2023

Last day to enrollDown payment Number of paymentsMonths of payments
July 2020%6July 31-Dec 31
Aug 2220%5Aug 31-Dec 31
July 25none6July 31-Dec 31
Aug 26none5Aug 31-Dec 31

Spring 2024

Payment plans available November 17th, 2023

Last day to enrollDown payment Number of paymentsMonths of payments
Dec 620%6Dec 15-May 15
Jan 420%5Jan 15-May 15
Dec 13none6Dec 15-May 15
Jan 11none5Jan 15-May 15

Summer 2024

Payment plans available April 19th, 2024

Please note, the 10 month payment plans are for DOMBA students only.

Last day to enrollDown payment Number of paymentsMonths of payments
July 320%10July 15-April 15
July 11none10July 15-April 15
May 2120%3May 31-July 31
May 24none3May 31-July 31