Account Services

Everything you need to know about costs, understanding your bill, making payments and getting refunds is right here.

Payment Due Dates by Semester

  • Fall = August 1
  • Spring = January 1
  • Summer = July 1
    Note :
    Due to the unprecedented impact associated with COVID-19, MSU will be extending the summer payment deadline from June 1st to July 1st.

Important Note: Before classes begin, you must pay the full balance on your account (net of aid) or be enrolled in a payment plan. Otherwise, your schedule will be subject to cancellation, and if you are living in campus housing, you will not be permitted to move into your residence hall.




Payment Plans

Enrollment Dates for Payment Plans

Annual 2021 – 2022
Annual Plan cost = $75.00
Dates of Enrollment Down Payment required Number of Payments Months of Payments
July 15 - July 31 none 10 Aug 1 - May 1
Aug 1 - Aug 18 20% 9 Sept 1 - May 1
Aug 19 - Sept 7 40% 8 Oct 1 - May 1
Fall Plan cost = $50.00
Fall 2021
Dates of Enrollment Down Payment Number of Payments Months of Payments
July 15 - July 31 none 4 Aug 1 - Nov 1
Aug 1 - Aug 18 25% 3 Sept 1 - Nov 1
Aug 19 - Sept 7 50% 2 Oct 1 & Nov 1

Refund Information

Fall
Financial Aid Disbursement begins: 8/11/2021
Refunds begin: 8/12/2021

Don’t forget to sign up for Direct Deposit!!
It’s fast, secure, & convenient.

New Student Checklist

FAQ Sheet with details regarding Student Account changes


Contact Information

Mississippi State University
PO Box 5328
158 Garner Hall
88 Garner Circle, Barr Avenue
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Mailstop: 9701
Phone: 662-325-2071
Fax: 662-325-8236
Email:
studentaccounts@msstate.edu
refunds@msstate.edu