Payment Plans

ECC payment plans keep money matters simple!

There's no more convenient way to pay educational expenses and manage your budget. Payment plans are not loan programs. No interest or finance charges are added. Instead, payments are automatic—set them and forget them.

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Enrollment Benefits


  • Enroll in a payment plan so you can pay your balance in installments
  • View your current payment plan status
  • Automatic payments using a credit card, debit card, or electronic check
  • Receive email reminders about upcoming payments
  • Receive email notifications as your plan adjusts to changes in your account status

Eligibility Requirements

As classes are dropped and added, the payment plan balance will be adjusted automatically. ECC will send an email with the new payment amount to the email address set up on the payment plan. A notification will be sent via email and the postal service for any payment that is returned/denied for any reason. Review payment policies

Login Instructions


New User

  1. If you are a student, you must log in to the accessECC Portal first. Login to accessECC Portal.
  2. Click on the "Self Service" box. A second login may be required.
  3. Click on "Student Finance"
  4. Click on "Make a Payment"
  5. Click on "Payment Plan"

Authorized User

Payment Plan System (ePay) - If you are an 'authorized user' of a payment plan, you can log in using the access information provided by your student. Login to the payment plan system

Note: Your child/student must grant you (your email address) access as an "authorized user" before you can access their payment plan account. You will receive an email with a temporary password and be prompted for a new password when you log in the first time.

Payment Plan Schedule


A nonrefundable service fee of $30 per semester will be added to your down payment. Down payments are normally drafted within 24 to 48 hours. Payments are due on the scheduled payment dates outlined in the payment plan agreement. Failure to make payments in accordance with the payment plan agreement will result in a late fee of $35 assessed to your student account. 

Summer 2022

Summer 2022 payment plan schedule.
Plan available untilDown paymentAdditional # of paymentsPayment dates
Payment due date May 24, 2022, by 7 p.m. Enroll in a payment plan by this date, if you signed up for classes on or before May 24, 2022.
May 24, 2022* 50% 1 07/26/22
June 27, 2022** 50% 1 07/26/22
*Payment plans for students who enroll after May 23, 2022, will be available until June 27, 2022. You must pay in full or enroll in a payment plan by 7 p.m., CST, the next calendar day after you enroll in classes.
**Only for students enrolling after May 23, 2022.

Fall 2022

Fall 2022 payment plan schedule.
Plan available untilDown paymentAdditional # of paymentsPayment dates
Payment due date August 09, 2022, by 7 p.m. Enroll in a payment plan by this date, if you signed up for classes on or before August 09, 2021.
June 27, 2022 10% 4 07/27/22, 08/29/22, 09/29/22, 10/31/22
July 29, 2022 20% 3 08/29/22, 09/29/22, 10/31/22
August 09, 2022* 33% 2 09/29/22, 10/31/22
September 30, 2022** 50% 1 10/31/22
*Payment plans for students who enroll after August 08, 2022, will be available until September 30, 2022. You must pay in full or enroll in a payment plan by 7 p.m., CST, the next calendar day after you enroll in classes.
**Only for students enrolling after August 08, 2022.

Spring 2023

Spring 2023 payment plan schedule.
Plan available untilDown paymentAdditional # of paymentsPayment dates
Payment due date January 05, 2023, by 7 p.m. Enroll in a payment plan by this date, if you signed up for classes on or before January 04, 2023.
November 21, 2022 10% 4 12/21/22, 01/26/23, 02/28/23, 03/23/23
December 21, 2022 20% 3 01/26/23, 02/28/23, 03/23/23
January 05, 2023 33% 2 02/28/23, 03/23/23
February 23, 2023* 50% 1 03/23/23
*Payment plans are made available for individuals who enroll after the tuition due date.