Payment Plans

Washington State University is now offering payment plans for students. Payment Plans are on a single term basis. You will need to enroll each term. Enrollment does not carryover to the next term.

WSU Fall 2024 due dates under the payment plan*

*Student accounts not set up under the WSU Payment Plan will be subject to the standard Late Fee Schedule. Please refer to the Tuition Due Dates page.

Enrollment PeriodRequired down payment**Remaining Number of paymentsPayment dates (cannot be changed)
Aug 14 – Sept 425%309/26, 10/17, 10/31
Sept 5 – Sept 2550%210/17, 10/31
Oct 16 – Oct 3075%110/31
**Down payment due at enrollment

Overview and FAQs

Payment plans are short-term installment plans that split the costs of higher education into equal monthly payments. Being able to make payments in installments over the course of time makes things more manageable.
All payment plans are interest-free.

All of your current term tuition and fees, housing charges, and current term miscellaneous charges on your account will be included in your payment plan. Previous term charges are not eligible for this payment plan.

WSU will offer fall and spring semester payment plans that will allow students/parents to make 4 installments over the course of the term.

The first installment will be due when you enroll in the plan and will equal 25%-75% of the amount owing on your account depending on when enrollment occurs.

Monthly payments will be automatically drafted from your bank account or credit card that you set up when you enroll. Credit Card payments will incur a 2.95% processing fee on the amount of each payment.

Yes; we have tried to keep the cost manageable for all: $50 per term. This fee is non-refundable.

If you are unable to make the payment or your payment is returned for any reason, you may be subject to a 3% late fee on the remaining plan balance.

Payment plan enrollment will not open until Financial Aid has begun disbursing funds for the term. This will allow for those with financial aid to plan appropriately.

Payments will be automatically adjusted for any additional aid or charges that are applied to your account.

How to enroll

1. Log in to myWSU and select the Financial Account tile.

2. Select the Payment Plans link.

3. Select Enroll Now.

4. Select Term and then Select.

5. Choose Select.

6. The Plan Description and Payment Schedule will display. Select Continue.

7. Select payment Method and select Continue.

8. Enter Billing Information and related Account Information and select Continue.

9. The Payment Plan Agreement displays. Check the box to agree to the terms and conditions. Then select Continue.

10. A confirmation page will display upon completion.


Contact the Bursar’s Office.