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Payment Option #1: SINGLE SEMESTER PAYMENT (Current Balance Paid in Full)

  • Due 7 days prior to the start of each semester.  (See payment dates below for specific dates.)
  • Pay online through CashNet.
  • To mail a payment (including funds from an educational savings/529 plan), please note the student's name and ID# on the check and mail to:
    Cornell College
    Student Accounts Office
    600 First St. SW
    Mount Vernon, IA 52314-1098
  • To make a payment by phone, call us at 319.895.4593 and we can assist you by processing an electronic check or a credit/debit card payment. 
  • Please note there is a 2.75% processing fee when making a payment via credit or debit card.  No processing fee involved when paying via electronic check.

Payment Option #2: SEMESTER PAYMENT PLAN (5 monthly payments per semester)

  • View instructions on setting up a payment plan (parents)
  • View instructions on setting up a payment plan (students)
  • Payments are due on the first business day of each month August-December (fall) and January-May (spring).
  • A payment plan should be set up each semester you do not use the single semester payment option above.
  • Students/families may set up their payment plan as soon as the first statements for each semester are available online (mid-July and mid-December).
  • $50 fee set up fee due as you set up your monthly payment plan each semester.
  • Please note there is a 2.75% processing fee when making a payment via credit or debit card.  No processing fee involved when paying via electronic check.