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*

Payments are processed on the 15th of each month


*Transaction fees apply


Costs to Participate

  • $50 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester
  • $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Go to MySU and select Self-Service Menu
  • Click Current Student
  • Select Financial Information
  • Click Student Account Portal & Proceed to Processor
  • Select Set Up a Payment Plan

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.

Authorized Payer Login


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 June 1

Payment plans available April 15, 2021

Dates to sign-up onlineNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
April 15-May 136May 15-October 15
May 14-June 115June 15-October 15
June 12-July 134July 15-October 15
July 14-August 123August 15-October 15
August 13-September 132September 15 & October 15

Spring 2022

Payment plans available October 18, 2021

Dates to sign-up onlineNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
October 18-November 106November 15-April 15
November 11-December 135December 15-April 15
December 14-January 134January 15-April 15
January 14-February 113February 15-April 15
February 12-March 112March 15 & April 15