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Division of Financial and Business Services

Student Account Payment Options

Online payment and account inquiry
Payments by mail
In Person payments
Payment Plan
Prepay tuition at today's rates...
Tuition Reimbursement and Sponsored Students
Wire Transfer payments


If parents or others are paying your tuition and fees, you should consider setting up guest accounts...
For information about setting up guest users, please go to: .
If you are expecting any assistance paying your bill at USC,
including financial aid, departmental aid, tuition assistance benefits, graduate assistant award,
or billing to your sponsoring agency, it is your responsibility to coordinate with the
department providing the assistance before the due date on your billing statement.
Students registering after 7/26/2013 did NOT receive a new e-bill before the 8/23/2013
fall payment deadline, however, the BALANCE DUE is always available on
This video from the Office of Financial Aid covers scholarships, grants, on-campus employment,
low-interest loans (including eligibility & application procedures), billing, refund and payment procedures.

Important information about some of our payment options:

  • 1/31 - last day for registered students in good standing to signup for spring 2014 payment plan .
  • WIRE TRANSFERS take 1-4 weeks before our bank receives them and we can post them, START EARLY to avoid late fees and penalties and be sure to include your 10-digit USC-Id.  If you are using a Western Union wire transfer payment request, the form MUST be submitted to your bank within 72 hours, or the rate expires.
    Wire transfers are posted to your student account as soon as we receive notification from our bank.
    Note: USC does not charge a fee for accepting a Western Union wire transfer generated via We do charge a $12.50 fee for all other wire transfers, which also take longer to reach our bank.
  • eRefunds get your refund money to your bank account automatically, as soon as it becomes available!  Sign up using, which is available from MyUSC or OASIS.
  • MAILED payments: Please allow 5-10 business days for processing of payments mailed from within the continental U.S.  If you have requested that your bank or another party make the payment, please allow an additional 10 business days for their processing (allow more time for HI, AK and international mail), so that your payment may be received by the settlement deadline.

Payment questions:

About and ONLINE payments:

Questions / Help for PAYMENT transactions: