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Payment Information

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Tuition & Fees

Tuition Maine Resident Non-Resident NEBHE/CAN
Undergraduate $253 /credit $665 /credit $380 /credit
Graduate $380 /credit $1,026 /credit $570 /credit
Mandatory Fees*      
Unified fee  $28 /credit $28 /credit  $28 /credit
Online Course fee  $25 /credit $25 /credit  $25 /credit
*Other course-specific fees may apply.      

 

How to Pay:

  • In Person with Cash/Check - Payment may be made at the office of Student Accounts located in Portland (Payson Smith Hall), Gorham (Corthell Hall), and LAC (Student Success Center). Checks should be made payable to the University of Southern Maine with the student's complete name and (7-digit) MaineStreet ID number clearly indicated on the check.
  • On MaineStreet with a Debit Card, Credit Card, or E-Check (electronic check) - Students are now able to view and pay bills, self-enroll in a payment plan, and authorize others to make online payments. Payment may be completed on MaineStreet through your MaineStreet Student Center via Bill + Payment Suite. For information on how to make a payment in MaineStreet, please view our quick guide or contact the office of Student Accounts at (207)780-5200.  USM accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.

    Please be aware that credit and debit card payments are processed by Touchnet, an external payment processing company. Touchnet will charge 2.75% (minimum $3.00) non-refundable convenience fee for all credit or debit card payments made to a student account. There is no fee to pay with an E-Check.

 

Payment Plan

Payment plans can vary depending on the term registered. Please visit the following links that pertain to your term registration.

 

Refund Policy

Refund Policies can vary depending on the term registered. Please visit the following links that pertain to your term registration.