Viewing & Paying Your Bill

LAST UPDATED: January 17, 2014

What You Should Know

Your University bill reflects charges for tuition and fees and credits for support or grants, as well as incidental purchases made on campus. Bills will be sent to your Princeton.edu email address on the first of the month. The due date and payment instructions will appear on your bill.

Viewing Your Bill

Using TigerPay, Princeton’s electronic student billing system, you can view up-to-date activity and pay fees and expenses charged to your student account. To learn more, take a virtual tour of TigerPay. You will need the Flash Player to view this tour.

Note:

You must enroll in TigerPay in order to access your student account and see your monthly statements.

Paying Your Bill

Payments can be made electronically, by check, or by wire. The University does not accept credit card payments or post-dated checks.

TigerPay: Electronic Payment

Many students and parents choose to pay the student bill using TigerPay, Princeton’s electronic billing system. TigerPay is used to pay for fees and expenses for those paying on a semester basis. The system can also be used to pay for monthly incidental charges for all students and families.

To use the system, see:

Paper Checks

While we encourage you to make electronic payments, paper checks are still accepted. Detailed remittance instructions will be provided on your billing statements. Checks should be made payable to Princeton University and drawn on a U.S. bank in U.S. dollars.

To expedite the paper check payment process, please be sure to include the remittance portion of your bill with your check and enter the student’s account number on the memo section of the check.

International Payments

Through an arrangement with Western Union Business Solutions, Princeton University now provides international students with an alternative method of paying student account bills. This payment method allows you to pay your bill in the currency of your choice and provides a simple and reliable way of initiating payments electronically. The service offers favorable exchange rates compared to most banks and no transaction charges are added by Western Union or Princeton University. Since the transfer is initiated locally, you may experience a reduced bank fee compared to a traditional international wire payment. Payments can be made by parents, sponsors, and others.

Click the appropriate link below make your payment or to obtain an exchange quote in your local currency.  Your exchange quote is valid for 72-hours:

Undergraduate Students

Graduate Students

Graduate Visiting (VSRC) and Exchange Students

Reference the International Payment Pamphlet for more information and to learn about the steps to making your international payment.

Wire Payments

If you would like to wire your payment, contact student accounts, or call (609) 258-6378.

Questions?  Contact student Accounts at (609) 258-6378, fax (609) 258-2873, or email studacct@princeton.edu.


 

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finance@princeton.edu
Tel (609) 258-3080
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Princeton University
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