Making a Payment

Paying Online

Payments can be made online using VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JBC, Union Pay, BCard, DinaCard or electronic check (eCheck) by logging in to SUOnline, via the Student Account Center.

A service fee of 2.85% of the payment amount is automatically added to all credit card payments.  No fee is charged for making an eCheck payment from a bank account. 

Payments can only be accepted for current charges on a student's account.  

Paying by Mail

Checks payable to:  Seattle University

Payments may be mailed to:

Student Financial Services
Seattle University
901 - 12th Avenue
PO Box 222000
Seattle, WA 98122

The student's Seattle University Student ID Number should be included on or with the payment. Payments not received by the due date, or payments that the Student Financial Services Office is unable to process due to missing or incomplete payment information, will be subject to $50.00 late fees (up to $100.00 per term).

The following methods of payment by mail are accepted:

  • Cashier's Check
  • Money Order
  • Personal Check (see SU's personal check policy on the side bar of this page)

Paying in Person

In-person payments are accepted at the Student Financial Services Office/Redhawk Service Center located on the second floor of Vi Hilbert Hall off E Madison St. and 12th Ave. 

Checks payable to:  Seattle University

Photo ID is required when paying in person and the following methods of payment are accepted:

  • Debit Card
  • Cashier's Check
  • Money Order
  • Personal Check (see our personal check policy on the side bar of this page)
  • Traveler's Check

Paying with 529 College Savings Plan

Account holder's must contact their 529 plan provider to request a withdrawal from the account.  Please make these requests at least 2 weeks prior to the tuition due date to allow for processing.  Seattle University cannot contact or request funds on your behalf. 

Typically, 529 providers will mail a paper check to Student Financial Services--please ensure that the student's SU ID number is noted on the check. 

Checks payable to:  Seattle University

Payments may be mailed to:

Student Financial Services
Seattle University
901 - 12th Avenue
PO Box 222000
Seattle, WA 98122

Signing Up for a Payment Plan

Seattle University offers several payment plan options that are setup via Student Account Center. See Payment Plans for more information.