Installment Payment Plan

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Students have the option to sign up for the Installment Payment Plan (IPP). For details of the IPP due dates, see Payment Due Dates.

Note: IPP is not offered for Winter or Summer sessions.

IPP Fees (non-refundable)

The Fall and Spring semester IPP fee is $33. This fee will post to your account at the time you select the plan. This fee is charged once per term if IPP is selected.

Financial aid students with a registration Fee Deferral should not sign up for the IPP, unless the student is also in campus Housing and the financial aid award does not cover all Housing charges.

For step-by-step instructions on how to sign up for the Installment Payment Plan (IPP), see How to enroll in the Installment Payment Plan (IPP) (pdf).

For Special Session, students who wish to sign-up for the payment plan, please contact the Bursar's Office via e-mail at or by phone at 408-924-1601 and your inquiry will be directed to an Account Specialist.

The IPP is not available for Open University students. 

Payment Plan Eligible Charges

  • Basic registration fees, course fees, late registration fees
  • Non-resident tuition (non-California residents)
  • Housing charges

Important: Once a student enrolls in an IPP, eligible charges are divided into the installments. If charges post after any/all installment payments have been made, please be aware that the new charges will be divided into the number of installments for the plan. It is important that students check their MySJSU account after charges are incurred to see the latest installment balance(s) and due date(s).