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Tuition Payment Options


Tuition Payment Options

You may pay your tuition and fees in person by check, money order or cash at the Bursar's window, located in the Wille Administration Building, Room A-103 or checks and money orders made payable to The City College of New York may be mailed to:

The City College of New York
Office of the Bursar

Wille Administration Building, Room A-103
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031

You may pay your  Fall and Spring bills by making monthly payments through the My College Payment Plan.  Sign up on the web at  As of Spring 2012 a representative from the payment plan will no longer be available on campus to sign students up for the pay plan in person.

Financial aid will appear on students’ bills automatically when the aid has been approved. Students with a monthly payment plan, 3rd party agencies, scholarships, waivers and private loans, must submit proof in writing to the Bursar’s Office.

EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer), Payments – EFT payments will only be accepted through your E-SIMS account where you will be presented with a tuition and fee bill. Please have your bank account and routing numbers available when making your online payment.

Pay by American Express, MasterCard or Discover through your E-SIMS account. Credit card payments will only be accepted over the web through EDS, the University's Third Party credit card processor. You can link to the EDS website from E-SIMS where you can view your tuition and fee billing. Prior to the completion of the transaction, you will be informed of a convenience fee charge of 2.65% that will be added to the amount of your bill. In addition, EDS will offer e-mail payment confirmations and online viewing capabilities. Your account will be updated in E-SIMS.

Regardless of your payment option, your payment must be received by the deadline date.