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2016 Credit Card Tuition Payment Survey data

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Students and parents looking to pay college tuition with a credit card this year will likely incur a convenience fees for doing so, despite broader card network acceptance, according to the 2016 CreditCards.com Credit Card Tuition Payment Survey.

(See article, "Credit Card Tuition Payment Survey 2016: Card acceptance up, but so are fees")

The chart below provides credit card payment details for the 200 private and public U.S. colleges and universities surveyed by CreditCards.com in 2016. The 100 community colleges surveyed are excluded as all but three schools accept credit cards for tuition payments with minimal payment policy variations. To view surveyed school credit card policies, click on a state name in the table below.

Colleges and universities that accept credit cards by state
Alabama Arizona Arkansas California Colorado
Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia
Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas
Kentucky Louisiana Maryland Massachusetts Michigan
Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Nebraska Nevada
New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina
Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island
South Carolina Tennessee Texas Utah Virginia
Washington West Virginia Wisconsin

 

 

Alabama

 

Auburn University

Location Auburn, Alabama
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? In-person, online and by mail
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Alabama

Location Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Arizona

 

Arizona State University-Tempe

Location Tempe, Arizona
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.4%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Northern Arizona University

Location Flagstaff, Arizona
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express, JCB and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

University of Arizona

Location Tucson, Arizona
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Arkansas

 

Harding University

Location Searcy, Arkansas
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover and American Express

 

University of Arkansas

Location Fayetteville, Akansas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 1.8%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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California

 

Azusa Pacific University

Location Azusa, California
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo

Location San Luis Obispo, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

California State University-Fullerton

Location Fullerton, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

California State University-Long Beach

Location Long Beach, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

California State University-Northridge

Location Northridge, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Chapman University

Location Orange, California
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Loyola Marymount University

Location Los Angeles
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

San Diego State University

Location San Diego
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

 

San Francisco State University

Location San Francisco
Institution type? Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online or by phone
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

 

San Jose State University

Location San Jose, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Santa Clara University

Location Santa Clara, California
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Stanford University

Location Stanford, California
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

University of California-Berkeley

Location Berkeley, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of California-Davis

Location Davis, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, $12 per transaction
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover only

 

University of California-Irvine

Location Irvine, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

University of California-Los Angeles

Location Los Angeles
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of California-Riverside

Location Riverside, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

 

University of California-San Diego

Location La Jolla, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

University of California-Santa Barbara

Location Santa Barbara, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of California-Santa Cruz

Location Santa Cruz, California
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

University of San Diego

Location San Diego
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

University of San Francisco

Location San Francisco
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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Colorado

 

Colorado State University-Fort Collins

Location Fort Collins, Colorado
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.25%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Colorado Boulder

Location Boulder, Colorado
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Denver

Location Denver
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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Connecticut

 

Fairfield University

Location Fairfield, Connecticut
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Quinnipiac University

Location Hamden, Connecticut
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 1.9%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

 

University of Connecticut

Location Storrs, Connecticut
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express, Visa, JCB, BC Card, DinaCard and Diners Club

 

University of Hartford

Location West Hartford, Connecticut
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of New Haven

Location West Haven, Connecticut
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.7%
How are card payments accepted? Online or by mail
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Yale University

Location New Haven, Connecticut
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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Delaware

 

University of Delaware

Location Newark, Delaware
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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District of Columbia

 

American University

Location Washington, D.C.
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.55%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and Visa

 

Georgetown University

Location Washington, D.C.
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express, Visa, Diners Club, JCB and China Union
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

The George Washington University

Location Washington, D.C.
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express, Visa, Diners Club, JCB and China Union
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

Howard University

Location Washington, D.C.
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Florida

 

Florida Atlantic University

Location Boca Raton, Florida
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.6%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

Florida State University

Location Tallahassee, Florida
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Keiser University

Location Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? In-person and online
Networks accepted American Express, Visa and MasterCard

 

University of Central Florida

Location Orlando, Florida
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

 

University of Florida

Location Gainesville, Florida
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.6%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Miami

Location Coral Gables, Florida
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of South Florida-Main Campus

Location Tampa, Florida
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

 

University of Tampa

Location Tampa, Florida
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and Visa

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Georgia

 

Emory University

Location Atlanta
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Georgia Southern University

Location Statesboro, Georgia
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, Visa and American Express
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

Georgia State University

Location Atlanta
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted Online only
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

Savannah College of Art and Design

Location Savannah, Georgia
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

University of Georgia

Location Athens, Georgia
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

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Idaho

 

Brigham Young University-Idaho

Location Rexburg, Idaho
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and Visa

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Illinois

 

Bradley University

Location Peoria, Illinois
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Columbia College-Chicago

Location Chicago
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

DePaul University

Location Chicago
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? In-person and online
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Loyola University Chicago

Location Chicago
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 service fee

 

Northwestern University

Location Evanston, Illinois
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Chicago

Location Chicago
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Location Champaign, Illinois
Institution type? Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.4%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Indiana

 

Ball State University

Location Muncie, Indiana
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Butler University

Location Indianapolis
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express

 

Indiana University-Bloomington

Location Bloomington, Indiana
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis

Location Indianapolis
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Indiana Wesleyan University

Location Marion, Indiana
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.45%
How are card payments accepted? In-person and online
Networks accepted American Express, MasterCard, Visa and Discover

 

Purdue University-Main Campus

Location West Lafayette, Indiana
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Notre Dame

Location Notre Dame, Indiana
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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Iowa

 

Iowa State University

Location Ames, Iowa
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

University of Iowa

Location Iowa City, Iowa
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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Kansas

 

Kansas State University

Location Manhattan, Kansas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.9%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

 

University of Kansas

Location Lawrence, Kansas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.25%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

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Kentucky

 

University of Kentucky

Location Lexington, Kentucky
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.25%
How are card payments accepted? In-person and online
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Western Kentucky University

Location Bowling Green, Kentucky
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online or by phone
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Louisiana

 

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Location Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Southeastern Louisiana University

Location Hammond, Louisiana
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Tulane University of Louisiana

Location New Orleans
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

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Maryland

 

Johns Hopkins University

Location Baltimore
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes, but only part-time evening school students
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online or by phone
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, and Visa

 

Loyola University Maryland

Location Baltimore
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

University of Maryland-College Park

Location College Park, Maryland
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Massachusetts

 

Berklee College of Music

Location Boston
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online and by phone
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Boston College

Location Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Boston University

Location Boston
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes, but with exceptions
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express, Visa, Discover, Diners Club International, JCB and CUP
Other policy rules Only part-time students allowed to pay with credit cards

 

Harvard University

Location Cambridge, Massachusetts
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Location Cambridge, Massachusetts
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Northeastern University

Location Boston
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Suffolk University

Location Boston
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Tufts University

Location Medford, Massachusetts
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Location Amherst, Massachusetts
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.7%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Location Worcester, Massachusetts
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Michigan

 

Calvin College

Location Grand Rapids, Michigan
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Grand Valley State University

Location Allendale, Michigan
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, $20 per transaction
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and Visa

 

Michigan State University

Location East Lansing, Michigan
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.2%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Location Ann Arbor, Michigan
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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Minnesota

 

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Location Minneapolis
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of St. Thomas

Location Saint Paul, Minnesota
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Mississippi

 

University of Mississippi

Location University, Mississippi
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? In-person and online
Networks accepted Visa and MasterCard

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Missouri

 

Lindenwood University

Location Saint Charles, Missouri
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online, by phone or in-person
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express

 

Saint Louis University

Location Saint Louis
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Missouri-Columbia

Location Columbia, Missouri
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Washington University in St. Louis

Location St. Louis
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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Nebraska

 

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Location Lincoln, Nebraska
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Nevada

 

University of Nevada-Las Vegas

Location Las Vegas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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New Hampshire

 

Dartmouth College

Location Hanover, New Hampshire
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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New Jersey

 

Princeton University

Location Princeton, New Jersey
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Location New Brunswick, New Jersey
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Seton Hall University

Location South Orange, New Jersey
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

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New Mexico

 

University of New Mexico-Main Campus

Location Albuquerque, New Mexico
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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New York

 

Columbia University in the City of New York

Location New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Cornell University

Location Ithaca, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Fordham University

Location Bronx, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Hofstra University

Location Hempstead, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Ithaca College

Location Ithaca, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted MasterCard, American Express and Discover

 

Marist College

Location Poughkeepsie, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

The New School

Location New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard and American Express

 

New York University

Location New York
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Pace University-New York

Location New York
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Rochester Institute of Technology

Location Rochester, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.55%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, Discover and MasterCard

 

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Location Troy, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

St John's University-New York

Location Queens, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online, in-person and by phone
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Syracuse University

Location Syracuse, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.7%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and Visa

 

University at Buffalo

Location Buffalo, New York
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover

 

University of Rochester

Location Rochester, New York
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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North Carolina

 

Duke University

Location Durham, North Carolina
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

East Carolina University

Location Greenville, North Carolina
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Elon University

Location Elon, North Carolina
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted MasterCard, American Express and Discover

 

High Point University

Location High Point, North Carolina
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2%
How are card payments accepted? Online, in-person and by phone
Networks accepted MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express

 

North Carolina State University at Raleigh

Location Raleigh, North Carolina
Institution type? Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express, Visa and Diners Club

 

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Location Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Location Charlotte, North Carolina
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? In-person and online
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express

 

Wake Forest University

Location Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

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Ohio

 

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus

Location Bowling Green, Ohio
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.9%
How are card payments accepted Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Case Western Reserve University

Location Cleveland
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.7%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express

 

Kent State University at Kent

Location Kent, Ohio
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.9%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express, Visa and Diners Club

 

Miami University-Oxford

Location Oxford, Ohio
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.99%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express, Visa, China UnionPay, BC Card, JCB and Diners Club

 

Ohio University-Main Campus

Location Athens, Ohio
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.9%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Credit cards accepted in-person at regional campuses only

 

Ohio State University-Main Campus

Location Columbus, Ohio
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Akron Main Campus

Location Akron, Ohio
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.9%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Cincinnati-Main Campus

Location Cincinnati
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75% for U.S. card payments, 4.75% for international card payments
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Dayton

Location Dayton, Ohio
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

University of Toledo

Location Toledo, Ohio
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Xavier University

Location Cincinnati
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express

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Oklahoma

 

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus

Location Stillwater, Oklahoma
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express, Visa, Diners Club, JCB, Union Pay, BC Card and Dina Card
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus

Location Norman, Oklahoma
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Oregon

 

Oregon State University

Location Corvallis, Oregon
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, $35
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa and MasterCard

 

University of Oregon

Location Eugene, Oregon
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Pennsylvania

 

Carnegie Mellon University

Location Pittsburgh
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.4%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover

 

Drexel University

Location Pittsburgh
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Duquesne University

Location Pittsburgh
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.55%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, Discover and MasterCard

 

Lehigh University

Location Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online or by phone
Networks accepted MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express
Other policy rules Only graduate students can charge account balances. Undergraduate students may use credit card to pay for summer session tuition only.

 

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

Location University Park, Pennsylvania
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 1.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Robert Morris University

Location Moon Township, Pennsylvania
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online, in-person and by phone
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover

 

Saint Joseph's University

Location Philadelphia
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.99%
How are card payments accepted? Online
Networks accepted? Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express

 

Temple University

Location Philadelphia
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus

Location Pittsburgh
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, Discover, MasterCard and American Express

 

Villanova University

Location Villanova, Pennsylvania
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

York College Pennsylvania

Location York, Pennsylvania
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75% for U.S. card payments, 4.25% for international card payments
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted MasterCard, Visa and Discover

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Rhode Island

 

Brown University

Location Providence, Rhode Island
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Johnson & Wales University-Providence

Location Providence, Rhode Island
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online or by phone
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Providence College

Location Providence, Rhode Island
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

Roger Williams University

Location Bristol, Rhode Island
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 3%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express

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South Carolina

 

Clemson University

Location Clemson, South Carolina
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of South Carolina-Columbia

Location Columbia, South Carolina
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, Discover, MasterCard and American Express

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Tennessee

 

Belmont University

Location Nashville, Tennessee
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express

 

Middle Tennessee State University

Location Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Institution type? Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online and in-person
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Location Knoxville, Tennessee
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted? Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Vanderbilt University

Location Nashville, Tennessee
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.65%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Texas

 

Abilene Christian University

Location Abilene, Texas
Institution type? Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted MasterCard, Discover, Visa, American Express, Diners Club, JCB, China Union, BC Card and DinaCard
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

Baylor University

Location Waco, Texas
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Rice University

Location Houston
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

Southern Methodist University

Location Dallas
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted American Express, Discover and MasterCard

 

Texas A&M University-College Station

Location College Station, Texas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.25%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

Texas Christian University

Location Fort Worth, Texas
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online or in-person
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express, Visa, Diners Club, JCB, China Union, BC Card and DinaCard

 

Texas State University

Location San Marcos, Texas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, Visa, Diners Club and American Express
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

Texas Tech University

Location Lubbock, Texas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2%
How are card payments accepted? Online or in-person
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Houston

Location Houston
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 1.54%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of the Incarnate Word

Location San Antonio, Texas
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online, by phone and in-person
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover

 

University of North Texas

Location Denton, Texas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.7%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

The University of Texas at Austin

Location Austin, Texas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.3%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

 

University of Texas at San Antonio

Location San Antonio, Texas
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.25%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard and American Express

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Utah

 

Brigham Young University-Provo

Location Provo, Utah
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Utah State University

Location Logan, Utah
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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Virginia

 

George Mason University

Location Fairfax, Virginia
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Hampton University

Location Hampton, Virginia
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online, by phone and in-person
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover

 

James Madison University

Location Harrisonburg, Virginia
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

Liberty University

Location Lynchburg, Virginia
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? No
How are card payments accepted? Online and in-person
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Virginia-Main Campus

Location Charlottesville, Virginia
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, Discover, MasterCard, and American Express

 

Virginia Commonwealth University

Location Richmond, Virginia
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa
Other policy rules Minimum $3 convenience fee

 

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Location Blacksburg, Virginia
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard and American Express

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Washington

 

Gonzaga University

Location Spokane, Washington
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.75%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted American Express, JCB, Discover, MasterCard and Visa

 

University of Washington-Seattle Campus

Location Seattle
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.24%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Visa and MasterCard

 

Washington State University

Location Pullman, Washington
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

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West Virginia

 

West Virginia University

Location Morgantown, West Virginia
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.25%
How are card payments accepted? Online, in-person and by phone
Networks accepted Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express (Note: American Express cards only accepted online)

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Wisconsin

 

Marquette University

Location Milwaukee
Institution type Private
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2-2.5%, depending on the amount charged
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted Discover, MasterCard, American Express and Visa

 

University of Wisconsin Colleges

Location Madison, Wisconsin
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted MasterCard and Discover

 

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Location Madison, Wisconsin
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? No

 

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Location Milwaukee
Institution type Public
Credit card tuition payments accepted? Yes
Convenience fee charged? Yes, 2.5%
How are card payments accepted? Online only
Networks accepted MasterCard and American Express
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Published: August 23, 2016


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