Payment Options

Students are billed each semester they are enrolled. Students are required to pay prior to the beginning classes at North Central each semester. Charges include tuition, residence hall/housing, board/meal plan, parking and fees. The payment deadline for Spring 2015 is December 31, 2014.

Late fees will be added for students who have not paid their semester charges by the payment deadline: December 31, 2014.

There are many payment options, they are as follows:

1. Payment in full by December 31st, 2014.

  • Payment options include: cash, personal check or credit card (We can accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover in the office. American Express is accepted online only).

2. Financial Aid

  • Scholarships and grants are funds that are not required to be paid back. Scholarships and/or grants can be applied to your account and can be either from North Central (when eligable) or outside companies and organizations. Make sure to do research and apply for as many of these as possible.
  • Federal or State Financial Aid requires completion of FAFSA. Financial Aid is not considered a part of the payment until you have accepted it online and returned your completed award letter.
  • For more information regarding Financial Aid please visit our Financial Aid website or call 612.343.4485.

3. North Central's Monthly "Ram Plan"

North Central's Ram Plan is not available for Summer Balances.

The Ram Plan will allow students to pay their remaining balance with an interest free monthly plan. Even if you are eligable for loans to cover your bill, a small Ram Plan can greatly help you reduce your overall debt load upon graduation. Take advantage of this great oppertunity today.

  • An automatic monthly payment from a credit card or checking account is required.
  • Enrollment fee: $40.00 fee due when you sign up. However, between December 10-17th the enrollment fee is waived!
  • First payment is required when you sign up.

4. Alternative or Private Loans

  • Additional loans can be obtained through private lenders.
  • North Central's Financial Aid Office has more information regarding Alternative or Private Loans.
  • For more information regarding loans please contact the Financial Aid Office at 612-343-4485 or