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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 card/debit card

Payments are processed on the 5th of the month and will continue until the balance is paid in full.

Cost to Participate

  • $40 enrollment fee per semester (ACH and Credit/debit card)
  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Go to
  • Log into ForUM
  • Click the banner tab, banner self services, Click student, student account
  • Write down your amount due (out-of-pocket expense only). This is the amount you will need to enter in the budget worksheet of the payment plan set-up and click calculate. You must deduct any pending aid/scholarships from your student account charges for your balance due.
  • Select "Click here to set up payment plan" link
  • Click on the bottom of the page to proceed with set-up

*Video Tutorial – How to Set Up Your NBS Payment Plan

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

Availability of the Payment Plan is determined by the University of Montevallo.  Please be aware the college may elect not to have the Payment Plan available during specific times and dates during registration.

Target Dates To Enroll By

Fall 2017

e-Cashier available on June 1, 2017

Dates to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
June 1 - June 30 none 5 July - Nov
July 1 - July 27 20% 4 Aug - Nov
July 28 - Aug 24 40% 3 Sept - Nov
Aug 25 - Sept 10 60% 2 Oct & Nov

NOTE:  All down payments, full payments and enrollment fees are processed immediately!

Balance Adjustments

Any additional charges after setup of payment plan will reflect a change in your monthly payments (e.g. citations, drop/add classes,room or meal plan changes, fridge fees, etc.). Please do not assume your balance will automatically be adjusted if financial aid or scholarships are received or other changes are made to your student account. You should review your agreement balance online or call the University of Montevallo’s Cashier Office at 205.665.6065 to confirm the change.

NOTE: All down payments, full payment and enrollment fees are processed immediately! Two or more returned payments on a payment plan will result in termination of the payment plan. Payment in full will be due immediately to the Cashier’s Office. Other circumstances may apply. You may read further about the payment plan at:

QUESTIONS: Have additional questions on how the payment plan works? Refer to the Fall 2017 Payment Plan link on the Cashier’s webpage (as stated above). You may also contact Nelnet Business Solutions at 800-609-8056.