Nelnet Payment Plan (Per Term Enrollment Fee)

The Nelnet Payment Plan is available to students who need an option for paying course and tuition fees/credit unit fees not covered by Financial Aid and/or other sources. There is a $40 per semester non-refundable sign-up fee for using the Nelnet Payment Plan. View our most frequently asked questions.

  1. Log into Student Portal
  2. Select the “My Account” link below the Finance Section
  3. Select “Charges Due/ePay” tab
  4. Check the “Pay” checkbox
  5. Select “Nelnet” as your payment method
  6. Select the “Continue” button
  7. Setup Nelnet Payment Plan on Nelnet Portal

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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Ready To Get Started?

  •  Payment Methods
  • Automatic bank payment (ACH)
  • Credit card/debit card (An additional fee may be assessed.)
  •  Cost to Participate
  • $40 enrollment fee per semester
  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned
  •  Simple Steps to Enroll
  • Go to www.mdc.edu/mdconnect/
  • Log into your Self Service
  • Under the Student Center click on my account
  • Click on charges due/epay
  • Click on Nelnet

Maximum Amount to Budget

The maximum amount you may budget is $4500, any amount over this will be added to your down payment.

My Payment Plan

My Payment Plan enables you to view the current status of your payment plan, account balance, payment amount, and manage your account. Once you complete your payment plan go to https://mycollegepaymentplan.com/mdc/ to set up your account.

Target Dates To Enroll

 

Spring 2022

Payment plans are available on October 25, 2021 and payments are processed on the 25th of each month.

Last Day to Enroll Online Required Down Payment Number of Payments Months of Payments
Nov 22 none 4 Nov - Feb
Dec 15 25% 3 Dec - Feb
Jan 12 50% 2 Jan - Feb

Note:

  • All down payments and enrollment fees will be processed immediately through Nelnet.
  • Miami Dade College will receive Nelnet Payments twice per semester, below are the consecutive dates:
    • Non-guaranteed funds will be applied to student accounts on January 28, 2022
    • Guaranteed funds will be applied to student accounts on March 18, 2022
  • Miami Dade College will send Nelnet excess funds directly to students through BankMobile (formally known as Higher One). In addition, refunds will be processed on regularly scheduled dates.

Spring Mini 2022

Payment plan available on January 21, 2021 and payments are processed on the 25th of each month.

Last Day to Enroll Online Required Down Payment Number of Payments Months of Payments
Feb 7 50% 1 Feb

Note:

  • All down payments and enrollment fees will be processed immediately through Nelnet.
  • Miami Dade College will receive Nelnet Payments twice per semester, below are the consecutive dates:
    • Non-guaranteed funds will be applied to student accounts on February 25, 2022
    • Guaranteed funds will be applied to student accounts on April 15, 2022
  • Miami Dade College will send Nelnet excess funds directly to students through BankMobile (formally known as Higher One). In addition, refunds will be processed on regularly scheduled dates.

Fall 2021

Payment plan available on April 12, 2021 and payments are processed on the 25th of each month.

Last Day to Enroll Online Required Down Payment Number of Payments Months of Payments
July 16 none 4 July - October
August 11 25% 3 August - October
August 26 50% 2 September & October

Note:

  • All down payments and enrollment fees will be processed immediately through Nelnet.
  • Miami Dade College will receive Nelnet Payments twice per semester, below are the consecutive dates:
    • Non-guaranteed funds will be applied to student accounts on September 10th, 2021
    • Guaranteed funds will be applied to student accounts on November 2nd, 2021
  • Miami Dade College will send Nelnet excess funds directly to students through BankMobile (formally known as Higher One). In addition, refunds will be processed on regularly scheduled dates.

Fall Mini 2021

Payment plan available on September 3, 2021 and payments are processed on the 25th of each month.

Last Day to Enroll Online Required Down Payment Number of Payments Months of Payments
September 9 25% 2 September & October
October 4 50% 1 October

Note:

  • All down payments and enrollment fees will be processed immediately through Nelnet.
  • Miami Dade College will receive Nelnet Payments twice per semester, below are the consecutive dates:
    • Non-guaranteed funds will be applied to student accounts on October 22nd, 2021
    • Guaranteed funds will be applied to student accounts on December 10th, 2021
  • Miami Dade College will send Nelnet excess funds directly to students through BankMobile (formally known as Higher One). In addition, refunds will be processed on regularly scheduled dates.

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

Nelnet Payment Plan Frequently Asked Questions

The Nelnet Payment Plan is available to students who need an option for paying course and tuition fees/credit unit fees not covered by Financial Aid and/or other sources. Break down your tuition balance into affordable monthly payments. There is no interest, finance charges or credit check. Payment options are flexible and setup fees are affordable. Enrollment in this plan is easy and available online.

  • You must be enrolled in classes before you can enroll in the Nelnet Payment Plan
  • A new plan is required for each term. 
  • The earlier you sign up, the more payment options you have and the lower your enrollment fee and down payment.