Admitted Students

Methods of Payment

  • Boston University accepts the following forms of payment:
    •  Electronic Payment
      • For your convenience, you can make a payment using a U.S. bank account online at Student Link. Select Money Matters, then Student Account Inquiry, and click on the Make a Payment link.

    • Personal Check, Traveler's Check, Money Order—make checks payable to Boston University and payable in U.S. dollars only. Include the student's name and identification number on the check. Postdated checks cannot be accepted.
      • If you choose to send a check using regular mail or by an overnight delivery service, please address the payment to:

        Boston University
        Student Accounting Services
        881 Commonwealth Avenue
        Boston, MA 02215-1390

    • Credit Card Payment (Part-time students only)
      • If you are a part-time student, you can make payment by MasterCard, VISA, Discover or American Express online at Student Link. Select Money Matters, then Student Account Inquiry, and click on the Make a Payment link.

    • Wire Transfer
      • To pay by wire transfer, visit the Student Accounting Services web site at http://www.bu.edu/studentaccountingservices/your-bill/payment-options/ and select the "wire transfer" link. You will then be prompted to enter your BU Login and Kerberos Password.
      • Students without the BU login Kerberos password and should contact Student Accounting Services to request the wire transfer payment information.
      • Funds must be wired in US dollars. Please include the student's name and identification number on the wire transfer. It can take several weeks for an international bank to notify Boston University's bank that money has been wired. We recommend that international students wire funds well before the payment deadline and fax a copy of the bank receipt, with the dollar amount transferred, to (617) 353-3313. Processing charges and bank fees for international wire transfers vary, and may be charged to your student account.