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 By

Payments are processed on the 25th of each month.

 

Spring 2021

Payment plan available on December 11, 2020

Last Day to Enroll Online Required Down Payment Number of Payments Months of Payments
Dec 16 25% 3 Dec - Feb
Jan 13 50% 2 Jan & Feb

Note: All down payments and enrollment fees will be processed immediately.

Spring Mini 2021

Payment plan available on January 21, 2021

Last Day to Enroll Online Required Down Payment Number of Payments Months of Payments
Feb 15 50% 1 Feb

Note: All down payments and enrollment fees will be processed immediately.

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.