For students desiring additional time to meet their educational expenses, Richland Community College is pleased to offer an online payment plan through Nelnet Business Solutions. This is a convenient budget plan for managing tuition and fees. This is not a loan program; therefore you have no debt and there are no interest or finance charges.


  • Easy online enrollment
  • No standing in line at the Business Services Window
  • Flexible payment options
  • No interest
  • Online access to account status through My Payment Plan

Payment Methods

  • Automatic Bank payments (ACH), from your checking or savings account
  • Credit card or debit card

Pay Your Balance Here

Cost to Participate

  • $30 enrollment fee per semester for budget payment
  • $2 enrollment fee for an immediate full payment
  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

How to enroll

Sign Up For A Payment Plan Here

What you need

  • Student name
  • Student id number
  • Amount of tuition and fees
  • Bank or credit card account information
  • A computer with Internet access

Account Status

  • Access your  account status by clicking the Manage Your Payment Plan icon at right
  • You will need the information on the confirmation letter you received when your account was established

Need help?

  • “My Payment Plan” website–
  • “My Payment Plan” phone number – (800) 609-8056
  • Richland Business Services – (217) 875-7211, Ext. 6226 or