University College offers part-time students a variety of ways to pay for their tuition. The University College Online Registration process will automatically calculate any Payment Awards for which you qualify. You may then choose from a variety of Payment Options to satisfy any remaining balance. Any payment required at that time can be made by credit card or electronic banking, with no third party service charge to you!

Payment Awards

The following Payment Awards are available to qualified students. Any award is predetermined and is indicated on your payment page, at the end of the registration process. You must apply any award that is pre-populated for you in order to use that award.

Payment Options

You are required to chose a Payment Option to cover any Balance Due after eligible Payment Awards have been applied. The following are Payment Options offered to University College students. Not all students are eligible for all options. You must select the option that pertains to your payment situation and must submit any required documentation by the indicated due date.

You must click Confirm My Registration after your Balance is zero. Failure to do so will result in cancellation of your entire registration.

Applying Payment Awards and Selecting Options

After the registration process, students will have 30 minutes to apply any applicable payment awards and choose a payment option to cover any balance due at that time. Registration is confirmed after the student completes the following steps:

  • Apply all Payment Awards
  • Select applicable Payment Option(s)
  • Pay any Payment Due Now

Apply Payment Award

Any applicable payment awards in the form of Remitted Tuition, Graduate Award, Veteran’s Benefit, and Dependency Tuition Benefit will automatically populate on the payment page at the time of checkout. These awards are all estimated at the time of registration. A student must APPLY all payment awards that display a dollar amount. Carefully READ the information before accepting the terms and conditions.

Select Payment Option(s)

After all payment awards have been applied, any remaining balance will be indicated as Payment Due Now. University College offers Financial Aid, Employer Tuition Reimbursement, Sponsoring Agency / Direct Bill, Student Deferred Payment Plan, and Pay in Full as payment options. Select the appropriate payment option(s) that apply. Carefully READ the information before accepting the terms and conditions.

Pay the Payment Due

Students will be asked to pay all fees at the time of registration. Students who choose Pay in Full or the Student Deferred Payment Plan will also make a tuition payment. Credit card and electronic banking payments are accepted at the time of online registration with no third-party fee. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted credit cards at the payment site. Electronic banking payments that are declined will incur a returned check fee.

Payment of Invoiced Charges

Invoiced charges cannot be paid using the online registration system. After registration, any invoiced charges may be paid using the following options.

Checks / Cash

Checks must be made out to Syracuse University and must be in U.S. dollars drawn on a U.S. bank. No two-party checks are accepted. Postdated checks cannot be accepted or held. The student’s name and SU I.D. number must be written on the back of the check. A returned check will incur a fee. Students who choose to pay invoiced charges with cash must do so during business hours at:

University College Bursar / Registration Office
700 University Ave., Room 103
Syracuse NY 13244

Do NOT send cash through the mail.

Credit Card Payments

Credit card payments (MasterCard, VISA, American Express, or Discover) can be made in person at University College Bursar / Registration Office, 700 University Ave., Room 103 during business hours. Students should have their credit card with them for this option. No third-party vendor fee applies. Payments can also be made by credit card (MasterCard, Visa, or DISCOVER) online or by electronic transfer at This option is through a third-party vendor, and credit card payments WILL incur a processing fee. Electronic transfer has no fee. Electronic banking payments that are declined will incur a returned check fee.

Wire Transfer

Students should reference their name and SU I.D. number on the wire transfer. Students who wish to wire funds may request their banking institution to transfer payment to:

JPMorgan Chase
Attn: Operations Manager Funds Transfer Services
4 New York Plaza, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10004

  • ABA #021 000 021
  • Credit: Syracuse University
  • Acct #: 018-000-1182
  • Attn: Upstate Syracuse Account
  • Swift Code: CHASUS33

Questions about Costs & Registration?