Payment Options

  • We help identify payment options that meet your needs. Pay now with cash, check or a credit card. Or, pay later using the Nelnet payment plan. Financial aid is also available if you qualify.

    Cash, Check or Money Order

    • Do not mail cash; in person only
    • Make checks or money order payable to Minnesota State University Moorhead
    • Student ID number must appear on the front of the check
    • No post-dated checks
    • Returned checks will results in an additional $30 fee

    Credit Card or eCheck

    • Visa, MasterCard or Discover
    • Payments may be made online via eservices or in person at Business Services, Owens Hall 106 or 218.477.2242
  • Payment Plans | Nelnet Business Solutions

    Contracting with Nelnet Business Solutions (NBS) allows you to pay your term bill in monthly installments and prevent late fees. Aid is applied directly to your bill. You do not have the option of receiving your aid in cash and using this method to pay your bill.

    Payment Plan Benefits

    • Easy online enrollment
    • Flexible payment options
    • No interest

    Payment Methods

    • Automatic bank payment (ACH)
    • Credit card/debit card 

    Payments are processed on the 5th of each month and continue until paid in full.

    Cost to Participate

    • $24 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester (ACH & credit card)
    • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

    Simple Steps to Enroll in Payment Plan

    1. You or your parent can sign up with your StarID and password.
      1. Once logged on, select Bills and Payments under the Student e-Services section.
      2. Then select Enroll in a New Payment Plan.
    2. Parents can sign up without your StarID and password.
      1. A pop-up window will appear and you will be guided through a series of steps.

    Payment Plan Enrollment Dates

    Fall 2016

    Payment plan available on March 26, 2016. Full payments may be made through September 26, 2016.

    Last day to enroll online Required down payment Number of payments Months of payments
    June 30 none 5 July-Nov
    Aug 3 none 4 Aug-Nov
    Aug 15 15% or $300 3 Sept-Nov
    Aug 25 30% 3 Sept-Nov
    Sept 26 30% 2 Oct & Nov

    Spring 2017

    Payment plan available on October 22, 2016. Full payments may be made through February 12, 2017.

    Last day to enroll online Required down payment Number of payments Months of payments
    Dec 1 none 5 Dec-Apr
    Dec 30 none 4 Jan-Apr
    Jan 15 15% or $300 3 Feb-Apr
    Jan 26 30% 3 Feb-Apr
    Feb 12 30% 2 Mar & Apr

    NOTE: All down and full payments are processed immediately!

    Nelnet Business Solutions customer service representatives are available 24/7. For additional information, call Nelnet Business Solutions at 800.609.8056.

    Payment Plan Availability

    Availability of the payment plan is determined by Minnesota State University Moorhead. Please be aware the university may elect not to have the payment plan available during specific times and dates during registration.