Payment Options

Payment of tuition and fees is due in full upon registering for classes and not later than one week prior to the beginning of the term. Students should be prepared to pay at Official Registration.

Payments may be made using: cash, personal check, cashier’s check, money order, debit card, Discover, MasterCard, Visa, or click here to pay online.

All accounts not settled before the first day of the semester will be assessed a late registration fee.

Possible other options:

Federal Student Loans. Federal student loans may be available to qualified students. Contact Financial Aid or click here for applications and more information.

Private Loans. Private loans may be available through the student’s bank or credit union. Private loans are not student loans, and payments are non-deferrable. Students should contact their personal banking institution for more information.

Employer Tuition Reimbursement. Tuition reimbursement may be available through the student’s employer as an employee benefit. Students should contact the Human Resources department at their place of employment for more information. Students must pay Criswell in full. Students will be reimbursed directly by their employer.

College Payment Plan. A payment plan may be available to a limited number of eligible on-campus students for the fall and spring terms only. Plans have a service fee and are for one semester. The first month’s payment and service fee are due no later than one week prior to the beginning of the term. Contracts must be paid in full before the end of the semester. Late fees are assessed for payments five calendar days late and will recur each month until payment is received. Contact the Business Office for applications, approval, deadlines, and questions.

Delinquent Accounts: The student is responsible for the complete and timely payment of his/her account. The student’s account must be paid in full by the end of each term. Students with unpaid balances will incur penalties which include late fees, grades withheld, future enrollment refused, financial aid eligibility removed, payment plan eligibility removed, student services access restricted or denied, transcripts withheld, graduation denied, and/or other disciplinary actions taken.

Any other questions regarding payment or student accounts contact:

Donna Ward


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