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Make College Easier to Pay For with a Tuition Payment Plan.

Make college more affordable by paying for tuition and fees over time. Tuition payment plans break down your tuition balance into affordable monthly payments. There's no interest, payment options are flexible, setup fees are affordable, and it's easy to enroll!

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Payment Methods

  • Automatic bank payment (ACH)
  • Credit /Debit Card - Visa, Master or Discover
Payments are processed on the 5th or 20th of each month

Cost to Participate

  • $21 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester (ACH & credit card)
  • $30 return payment fee if any payment returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Go to www.bemidjistate.edu
  • Select Tuition/Fee payment
  • Select Cashiers/Student billing
  • Nelnet Payment Plan


*Video Tutorial - How to Set Up Your NBS Payment Plan
En espanol

*Note: This video tutorial is for demonstration purposes only. Your educational institution may offer options other than those shown in the video.

Target Dates to Enroll By:

Spring 2014
Payment plan available on October 5, 2013.
Full payments can be made through February 18, 2014.

Payment on the 5th of the month
Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Oct 21 15% or $300 6 Nov-Apr
Nov 20 15% or $300 5 Dec-Apr
Dec 19 15% or $300 4 Jan-Apr
Jan 21 33% 3 Feb-Apr
Feb 18 50% 2 Mar & Apr
Payment on the 20th of the month
Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Feb 5 33% 3 Feb-Apr
Payment plan available through enrollment periods.
NOTE: The nonrefundable enrollment fee, down payment or full payments are processed immediately!


Fall 2014 Payment plan available on June 5, 2014.
Full payments can be made through September 20, 2014
Payment on the 5th of the month
Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
June 20 15% or $300 5 July - Nov
July 20 15% or $300 4 Aug - Nov
Aug 20 25% 3 Sept - Nov
Sept 20 33% 2 Oct a Nov
Payment on the 20th of the month
Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Sept 10 25% 3 Sept - Nov
Payment plan available through enrollment periods.
NOTE: The nonrefundable enrollment fee, down payment or full payments are processed immediately!


Spring 2015 Payment plan available on October 5, 2014.
Full payments can be made through February 18, 2015.
Payment on the 5th of the month
Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Oct 20 15% or $300 6 Nov-Apr
Nov 20 15% or $300 5 Dec-Apr
Dec 20 15% or $300 4 Jan-Apr
Jan 20 25% 3 Feb-Apr
Feb 20 33% 2 Mar & Apr
Payment on the 20th of the month
Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
Feb 10 25% 3 Feb-Apr
Payment plan available through enrollment periods.
NOTE: The nonrefundable enrollment fee, down payment or full payments are processed immediately!