Make a Payment

New Students

Pay your $150 deposit and confirm your enrollment.

Current Students

Make a payment to your Cairn University student account.

IMPORTANT REMINDER: Financial aid applications must be completed and approved through the Financial Aid Office before Business Services is able to disburse the funds and credit your student account.

Please note that student account information is shared with students only, unless a signed FERPA waiver  is on file with the Registrar’s Office. Any family intending to take care of their student’s University bill should make sure the FERPA waiver is signed and submitted by their student.

Student Accounts Representatives

Doug Simon
Undergraduate Student Accounts
Schedule an appointment

Nancy Kochersperger
Graduate Student Accounts

Accepted Forms of Payment

  • Secure, online credit card payment
  • Cash
  • Personal or cashier’s check
  • Money order
  • Loan, grant, and/or scholarship disbursements
    Financial Aid helps students secure funding through scholarships, grants, and loans. Students must apply for state, federal, need-based, and merit-based aid programs through the Financial Aid Office
  • Balanced payment plan
    Partial payment of the balance due by August 1st or January 1st, with the remaining balance divided into payments and administered by Nelnet
  • International Students: Use PayMyTuition

Important Dates & Deadlines

Enrollment Deposit (new/readmitted students)
$150 due following notice of acceptance

Notification of Intent & Confirmation Deposit (current/returning students)
Due April 15 for Fall Semester
Due November 15 for Spring Semester

Bill available on Self-Service (current students)
June 15 for Fall Semester
November 15 for Spring Semester
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Full Payment or Payment Plan Installment
Due August 1 for Fall Semester
Due January 1 for Spring Semester

February 15 for maximum award consideration
May 1 is the final deadline

Church Match Applications & Payments
Due August 1
Download the application
Learn more about Church Match and other scholarships

Payment Plans

Cairn University offers students and parents monthly payment plans through Nelnet. Students may divide yearly academic costs into  monthly payments. Enrollment information and application forms are available from the Business Services Office. You can also enroll online or by calling 888.722.4867.

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