IMPORTANT: New tuition deadlines for Spring 2020. Same Day Pay started January 6. Students who register on or after January 6 must pay tuition or set up a payment plan the same day they register.
Austin Community College established daily tuition deadlines that begin a few weeks before the start of each semester. When "Same Day Pay" deadlines are due, you'll need to pay for your classes on the same day you register. Interest-free payment plans are available to help you meet the deadline and spread out the cost.
|I Registered||My Payment Is Due|
|Before January 6th||11:59 p.m. January 6th|
|On or after January 6th||11:59 p.m. on the SAME day I registered|
|A weekend or college closed holiday||11:59 p.m. on the NEXT business day|
Need help paying your tuition? Interest-free payment plans are available, allowing you to stretch payments over three installments. The first down payment is required to be paid by the tuition deadline. You may also want to explore Financial Aid and Scholarship opportunities.
ACC accepts cash, checks, credit cards (American Express, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa), money orders (U.S.), and cashier's checks drawn from U.S. banks.
Pay online with a credit card, debit card, or e-check.
Pay in person at any campus Cashier Office during business hours.
Pay by mail with a check or money order. Do NOT mail cash. Your payment must be received before your tuition deadline or you will be dropped from your classes.
Make checks or money orders payable to Austin Community College. Your student ACCeID number and phone number must be included on the check or money order.
ACC/HLC Cashier Office
6101 Highland Campus Drive
Austin, TX 78752
A $25 service fee applies for any items returned (ACH, chargeback, stop payment) unpaid for any reason by your financial institution. Current classes may be dropped on the next tuition deadline and a student hold will be placed on your account.
In order to remove the hold, you must pay the full amount, including service fees, by cash or money order.
You must pay any outstanding balance at registration if:
It’s important to confirm your financial aid has been paid by checking your billing statement online. Your classes will be dropped if your bill is not paid in full before the tuition deadline.
If your tuition will be paid by a sponsor (for example: another agency, your employer, or a government agency). Be sure they complete the authorization process before you register.
Private organizations including businesses, churches, civic groups, and clubs make scholarships available. Check with your local library, online search engines, and private organizations for scholarship opportunities. Visit the ACC Scholarships website for more information.
Prepaid accounts may be used to pay the amount of tuition and fees only. You may request a copy of your tuition and fees statement by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or obtain a statement copy at a campus Cashier Office. You must pay any balance not covered by these plans by the payment deadline or classes will be dropped.
See exemptions and waivers available to some Texas residents.
Arrange for ACC veteran services before you register.
ACC has partnered with Flywire to offer a streamlined and cost-effective payment method for international payments. Flywire offers favorable exchange rates and a secure portal for processing your payment to ACC. See Flywire for details.
ACC only accepts wire payments of the exact tuition amount. Payments in any other amount will be refused. The application fee must be paid separately through Marketplace. No refunds will be processed via international wire.
Delinquent installment contracts, unpaid returned checks, outstanding miscellaneous charges and financial aid adjustments will be sent to a third-party agency for collection. You will be responsible for all collection costs and attorney fees.
Per Texas Education Code 54.007(2)(d): A student who fails to make full payment of tuition and fees by the due date may be prohibited from registering for classes until full payment is made. A student who fails to make payment prior to the end of the semester or term may be denied credit for the work done that semester or term.
You may authorize another person online access to your account for payments by setting them up as an authorized user. Setting up an authorized user does not grant ACC staff permission to discuss your student record with an authorized user*. You may edit or delete an authorized user at any time.
1. Log in to your account.
2. Select Authorized Users, located on the right-hand menu.
3. Follow the prompts to complete setup.
* The Family Educational Right and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law that protects the privacy of a student’s educational records. The college is unable to release information to others without the student’s written permission.
You must complete a Cashier Office Proxy Authorization Form to grant permission for the Cashier Office to discuss your account information with others. The original completed form must be presented to the Cashier Office at the time of service.