Ways to Pay for College and Payment Deadlines

Whether paying for college with federal aid, scholarships, work study, or other types of support, know that we are here to help you through the process so you can get to what’s most important: getting in the classroom.

Be sure to review our tuition deadlines, exceptions and payment options.

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Financial Aid

There are many types of aid. Find out the difference between them, how you can sign up, and what makes most sense for you. We're here to help you!


There are scholarships of all types and sizes for all different kinds of majors, students from different backgrounds, and more! See what's out there.

Tuition and Fees Deadlines

Payment is due in full when you register.

Don't worry though! We allow for a 10-day grace period to make payments in full or set up a payment plan. Not to mention, our staff is here to help you manage the process. Let us know how we can help.

If you do not pay for your classes, a hold will be placed on your account. If you do not plan on attending a class, you should drop it as soon as possible. If you do not drop a class by the the add/drop/refund deadline you will be responsible for paying your tuition and fees, even if you do not attend.

Deadline Exceptions

You may qualify for an adjusted pay schedule if you meet any of the requirements below:

How to Pay

Payment Policy for International Students

International students must pay all tuition and fees in full at the time of registration. Payments can be made with a check, a money order from a U.S. bank, or a credit card (Visa or Mastercard) through mySierra. If you have any questions or complications, please contact International Students Office.

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