All registered students must make payment or arrangements to pay (financial aid, an approved third party agreement or a completed Deferred Payment Plan) prior to each semester.

Payment Deadlines

  • Fall Semester 2014 — August 7, 2014
  • Spring Semester 2015 — December 19, 2014
  • Summer Semester 2015 — May 8, 2015

Making Payments

All Tuition & Fees must be paid in full before registration is complete. Payments may be mailed to the Business Office or made in person at any Campus Location. For after-hour drops, there is a secure drop box located outside of the bookstore on North Campus and near Student Services on the other campuses.

Credit card payments can be made online by accessing your MyRecords account or by calling the Business Office.

Available Payment Options

Deferred Payment Option

A contractual Deferred Payment Plan is available by completing a Deferred Payment Plan contract. This must be completed prior to each Semester. All payments must be completed prior to registration for the next semester. Deferred Payment Plan contracts can be executed in any campus Bookstore.

Financial Aid

Federal and state financial aid is available for those who qualify. For more information, visit Apply for Financial Aid.


Student loans are available for all students who qualify. Eligibility is determined by completing the FASFA. The freshman loan amount is #3500 plus $2000 for a total of $5500. The sophomore loan amount is $4500 plus $2000 for a total of $6500. Additional loans may be available for independent students. For more information, visit Grants & Loans.


Southern State reserves the right to refuse registration if there is a balance of fees from a previous semester. Any requests for exceptions to this policy must be submitted to the Business Office.

For more information, visit Financial Policies.