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Payment Options

How to Pay

In Person at the Business Office

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit/Debit Card

Online using Nelnet

  • Electronic Checks
  • Credit/Debit Card

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!

Ready To Get Started?

Payment Methods

  • Automatic bank payment (ACH)
  • Credit card/debit card (An additional fee may be assessed)

Payments are processed on the 15th of each month and will continue to process until the balance has been paid in full.

Cost to Participate

  • $20 or $25 Nonrefundable Enrollment Fee per Semester
  • $30 Nonrefundable Return Payment Fee if a Payment is Returned

To Enroll

Enroll Today

Follow the link above or click on the "Student Payment Portal - Nelnet" link in SOAR.
Screenshot of Student Payment Portal link on Student Services page in SOAR

Payment Plan Benefits:

  • Easy online enrollment
  • Flexible payment options
  • No interest

Target Dates To Enroll By

Fall 2019: Payment plan available on April 2, 2019 
$25 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester

Payment Arrangements are due for early registered students by December 3rd - Students may be dropped for non-payment.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down PaymentNumber of PaymentsMonths of Payments
May 13none6May - Oct
June 13none5June - Oct
July 320%4July - Oct
Aug 640%3Aug - Oct
Sept 560%2Sept & Oct

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

Balance Adjustments

Please do not assume your balance will automatically be adjusted if financial aid is received or a class is dropped or added. Adding or dropping a class and other account activity will change the amount of the scheduled payment. You should review your agreement balance online or call Sauk Valley Community College Student Business Office at 815-835-6295 to confirm the change.

Business Office at 815-835-6295 to confirm the change.

Payment Plan Availability

Availability of the payment plan is determined by Sauk Valley Community College. Please be aware the college may elect not to have payment plan available during specific times and dates during registration.

Downloadable Bookmark

2019 Summer/Fall Bookmark