Due Dates & Payment Options

Due Dates

Campus Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees are due by the UW System due date unless a third party contract has been received, or the student has been granted a deferment for financial aid.

Fall 2015: Due Date is September 16, 2015

Spring 2016: Due Date is February 5, 2016

Summer and Winterim: tuition is due on the first day of session.


Late Fee

A $100.00 late fee will be assessed to any student that has not paid, deposited $200 towards the pay plan (see the Terms and Conditions), or have enough financial aid to cover their balance in full.

Payment Options

You may pay your tuition and fees by sending a personal check, cashier's check, money order, or EdVest check to the Bursar's Office located at 780 Regent Street, Madison WI 53715-2635.  Your payment must be received by the Bursar's Office on or prior to the due date to be considered timely, so please make sure you account for mail time.

Holds are removed from accounts manually when accounts become delinquent.  The method of payment dictates how long the wait will be.  Payment through electronic methods will require 7 business days for complete processing.  A personal check will require 14 business days for processing.

International Students may use Flywire. (formerly PeerTransfer)

Online Payments

Credit card and web check payments are accepted online through PRISM. There is a 2.5% convenience fee for credit card/debit card payments.

To make a payment or view your account visit PRISM.

How to Make Self Service Payments

Payment Plan

Down Payment

$200 (min.) along with a completed and signed Terms and Conditions (TAC) is due by tuition due date

Fall: September 16, 2015

Spring: February 5, 2016

First Installment

Fall: October 14, 2015

Spring: March 4, 2016

Second Installment

Fall: November 11, 2015

Spring: April 1, 2016

(A $35 late fee, will be charged to each installment that is not paid in full by the due date. The TAC online form is accessible on the Student Center in PRISM.)