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 (An additional fee may be assessed)

Payments are processed automatically on the 5th or 20th of each month.

International Students are ineligible to enroll in the Nelnet Payment Plan. 

Cost to Participate

  • $15 enrollment fee per term
  • $2 enrollment fee for an immediate full payment
  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

You must have a minimum balance of $200 to budget through the payment plan.

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Go to www.tacomacc.edu
  • Log into ctcLink Gateway
  • Click Student Center
  • Click Nelnet Payment Plan

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

Summer 2021

Payment plans available on May 10, 2021 through June 3, 2021
Full payments may be made through June 3, 2021

* Tuition Due Date for Summer 2021 is June 3, 2021

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Payments on the 5th of the month
May 1925%3June-July-Aug
May 2735%2July & Aug
Payments on the 20th of the month
June 335%2June & July

Fall 2021

Payment plans available on May 10, 2021 through September 2, 2021
Full payments may be made through September 2, 2021

* Tuition Due Date for Fall 2021 is September 2, 2021

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Payments on the 5th of the month
July 320%4Aug-Sept-Oct-Nov
Aug 525%3Sept-Oct-Nov
Sept 235%2Oct & Nov
Payments on the 20th of the month
July 2020%4Aug-Sept-Oct-Nov
Aug 2025%3Sept-Oct-Nov
Sept 235%2Oct & Nov

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

International Students are ineligible to enroll in the Nelnet Payment Plan.