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

You must have a minimum balance of $100 to budget through the automatic payment plan.

Cost to Participate

  • $17 nonrefundable enrollment fee per quarter
  •  No enrollment fee for an immediate full payment (ACH)
  • $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee if a payment is returned

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

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Log in to the student portal using your SID and PIN
  • Click ‘MyCentral’ in the top bar
  • Click on ‘PAY Tuition’
  • Select quarter you would like to pay for if it is not the one showing
  • Click ‘Get Charges’ button
  • Click ‘Deferred Payment’ button
  • Deferred Payment will open in a new window
  • Follow instructions to create a payment plan

Refunds

Any refunds for amounts paid via the Nelnet Payment Plan will be issued to the student in the form of a check mailed to the address on file.  Seattle Central College does not have access to any card or account information used to set up the payment plan, and cannot refund directly to the card or account used to make payments.

Tuition and fees are due within 7 business days of your first registration or the first day of the quarter, which ever date comes first. Once the quarter begins, tuition is due at the time of registration unless you enroll in the payment plan.

Target Dates To Enroll By

Winter 2021

Payment Plan is available November 2, 2020.
Full payments may be made through January 8, 2021.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Nov 2325%3Dec-Feb
Dec 2140%2Jan & Feb
Jan 850%1February only

Spring 2021

Payment Plan is available February 8, 2021.
Full payments may be made through April 9, 2021.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
March 2225%3April-June
April 940%2May & June


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

Payment Plan Availability

Availability of the payment plan is determined by Seattle Central College’s registration calendar.  Please be aware the college may elect not to have the payment plan available during specific times and dates during registration.