Student payments may be made with check or cash
(in-person only), Make your check or money order payable to
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Please include your student
number and the term on the face of your check.
Student payments may be mailed to:
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Bursar’s Office/Academy Hall
110 Eighth Street
Troy, NY 12180-3590
Online payments may take 24-48 hours to be
applied to your student account so please plan accordingly. If
you need to pay an outstanding balance in order to register or
request the release of a transcript or diploma, PLEASE DO NOT
wait until the last minute to pay on line.
Those wishing to pay their bill online by ACH may do
so by accessing our secured web-portal at
Pay by Check/Savings
*There is no charge for using this method of
Registration holds cannot be removed or records
released until your payment is actually received and posted
to your Rensselaer student account so PLEASE allow yourself
enough time and pay early.
Monthly Installment Plan:
To help fit the cost of education into your family's
budget, Rensselaer offers a monthly payment option that
allows you to spread your academic expenses over ten, nine,
or eight equal payments. You'll have more time to pay, and
the plan is interest free. For more information about this
option, contact TuitionPay at (800)635-0120. Pay
plans cannot be applied for or adjusted after September 9,
2017 for the fall only or full academic year plans and
February 8, 2018 for the spring only plans.
Tuition Payment Plan
If you have contracted with TuitionPay for this
plan, please note this on the copy of the tuition
statement when you return it to us. If you have chosen
not to contract for the full amount, be sure to send us
any outstanding amount due.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has partnered with
Flywire to offer an innovative and streamlined way to
make international tuition payments. Flywire’s mission
is to save international students and their families
money that would otherwise be lost on bank fees and
unfavorable foreign exchange rates. With Flywire, you
are offered excellent foreign exchange rates, allowing
you to pay in your home currency (in most cases) and
save a significant amount of money, as compared to
traditional banks. In addition, the posting of the
payment into your Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
account will be faster, you will be able to track where
your payment is in the transfer process via a student
dashboard and you will be notified via email when it is
deposited into our account.
Click or go to: Flywire to
begin the payment process.
Always indicate the student's name
and student identification number with the transfer
information to allow us to properly credit the
A charge of $25.00 will be assessed for all payments
returned by the bank and a hold will be placed on all
student records, including transcripts, diplomas and
future registrations until your account is cleared. In
addition, the option of paying by personal check in the
future may be withdrawn.