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

Payment Options

  • Fall = August 1
  • Spring = January 1
  • Summer = July 1

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.




Credit / Debit Card Fee Change

Effective June 1, 2022, Nelnet QuikPAY(R) will increase the service fee to 2.8% for all credit and debit card payments.

Payment Plans

Available Payment Plans

Enrollment Dates for Payment Plans

Annual Plan cost = $75.00
Annual 2022 – 2023
Dates of Enrollment Down Payment Required Number of Payments Months of Payments
July 12 - July 31 none 10 Aug 1 - May 1
Aug 1 - Aug 17 20% 9 Sept 1 - May 1
Aug 18 - Sept 7 40% 8 Oct 1 - May 1
Fall Plan cost = $50.00
Fall 2022
Dates of Enrollment Down Payment Required Number of Payments Months of Payments
July 12 - July 31 none 4 Aug 1 - Nov 1
Aug 1 - Aug 17 25% 3 Sept 1 - Nov 1
Aug 18 - Sept 7 50% 2 Oct 1 & Nov 1

Refund Information

Fall 2022

Financial Aid Disbursement:
The initial Financial Aid disbursement is scheduled to be finished by August 11, 2022.

Refunds:
Refunds will begin processing once disbursement is complete.

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