New York University


We are pleased to offer you a convenient, online method to pay through Nelnet Campus Commerce for New York University.

**All student IDs begin with a capital N and followed by 8 alpha/numeric combination.**

Simple Steps to Enroll in a Payment Plan

For the Student:

  1. If you are a New Nelnet Campus Commerce User please select “Create a username & password” to begin.

Returning Users, Sign In with your Username or email and Password.

  1. Click on the Set Up a Payment Plan link.
  2. Select the appropriate term.

      ***To Use Your Own Financial Account click Begin.

      ***To Use a Financial Account other than your own click on 'Want to designate another payer?'

  1. Complete the steps as prompted.

For Person Other than the Student:

  1. The Student will need to designate you as an Authorized Payer following the steps above.
  2. Once this is complete an email will be generated with a link to log into the system.
  3. From there you can complete a payment plan or make a payment on the student's behalf.

Enrolling in a Nelnet Campus Commerce tuition payment plan allows you to select a payment option that best suits your financial needs. If you would like to view the plans offered by your school please visit

Before proceeding, please read the following. 

Students:  If someone is paying on your behalf, you MUST first set them up as an Authorized Payer.

Authorized Payers:  If you are paying on behalf of the student, the student must set up their account first and then add you as an Authorized Payer. 

  • If you have used Nelnet before, simply Sign In to manage your account.
  • If you are new to Nelnet, click on the “Create a username & password” button to create an online account.
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