Installment Payment Plans

Wayne State University offers the following installment payment plans, which allow students and/or parents to spread payments of educational expenses over a scheduled payment period.

WSU Internal Payment Plans

WSU plans allow students and/or parents to spread payments over the remaining two or three months of the semester with a non-refundable $40.00 enrollment fee.  All prior term balances must be paid in order to enroll.  See the available WSU Fall Internal Payment Plan schedule below.

Fall Semester Payment Plan

Payment Plans Enrollment Date Enrollment Deadline First Payment Due Second Payment Due Final Payment Due
Online Enrollment 9/16/2020 10/14/2020 34% on 10/15/2020 33 % on 11/15/2020 33 % on 12/15/2020
Online Enrollment 10/16/2020 11/14/2020 50% on 11/15/2020 50% on 12/15/2020  

For more information about WSU plans and student eligibility, log in to Academica (Recommended browsers - Edge and Internet Explorer) and click on the Installment Payment Plan menu. To enroll in a plan, click on "WSU Installment Plan Enrollment". If a plan is open for enrollment, monthly payments and billing information will display. Follow the instructions to complete enrollment. You may also view Frequently Asked Questions about the Internal Installment Payment Plan.

Nelnet Payment Plans

For Fall 2020 and Winter 2021, Wayne State University will be offering installment payment plans via Nelnet Campus Commerce.  Students may enroll and make payment over five, four, or three installments in order to make college more affordable.

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

Cost to Participate
• $40 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester plans
• $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee, if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll
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Target Dates to Enroll By:

Fall 2020 Payment Plan Available May 18

Last day to Enroll Number of payments Months of payments
July 14 5 Jul 15 - Nov 15
Aug 14 4 Aug 15 - Nov 15
Sept 14 3 Sept 15 - Nov 15

Winter 2021 Payment Plans Available Nov 2

Last day to Enroll Number of payments Months of payments
Dec 14 5 Dec 15 - Apr 15
Jan 14 4 Jan 15 - Apr 15
Feb 14 3 Feb 15 - Apr 15