Questions about the Plan
The Citadel Tuition Payment Plan (CTPP) allows all students and families to finance the cost of Tuition, Auxiliary Fees (Housing/Room/Board), and OneCard. The plan is offered as a service to the student, allowing the student to finance education and related costs over the period of a semester. To calculate the amount to include in the plan, students should subtract financial aid and any scholarships from their balance- and only place their uncovered expenses in the payment pan. There is a $50 enrollment fee per term. The plan is for 4 equal payments. Enrollment deadlines can be found on the Treasurer’s web page at www.citadel.edu\treasurer. Failure to pay any outstanding balance by the end of the semester will result in a registration hold being placed on their account until the balance is paid off.
Is there a tuition payment plan available for the summer term?
No. Payment plans are only available for the major semesers, Fall and Spring.
Who may enroll?
Students at The Citadel whose academic and other fees total $300.00 or greater.
What is the payment due date?
The first payment for the Spring 2022 Payment Plans is due on or before December 31, 2021. Payment #2 is due January 31, 2022. Payment #3 is due February 28, 2022. Payment #4 is due March 31, 2022 . Payments are considered late after the 5th of the month following the due date.
What if my financial aid changes after signing up?
Call the Treasurer’s Office, 843.953.5254, and request an adjustment.
What costs can I finance with the plan?
All Citadel current term fees can be included in the payment plan.
What is the cost of the plan?
The plan is interest free. The college does assess a one-time administrative charge of $50.00 each semester to offset the additional cost of record keeping and billing.
What if I am receiving financial aid?
The payment plan should not be for more than the balance remaining after the application of financial aid funds.
How do I enroll in the plan?
You can enroll in the plan by completing the enrollment form online. Register online at www.citadel.edu/treasurer
Budget Amount per semester
- (Financial Aid Estimate)*
- (Any other payments)
= Amount of Payment Plan
What if I become delinquent?
The Citadel will assess a $35 late fee for payments not received by the 5th of the month. If two consecutive payments are missed, the plan will be removed from the student account and all normal late fees will apply at the rate of $150 per month.
Further, the college reserves the right to assign your delinquent account to a collection agency and you will be responsible for all collection costs, any additional attorney fees and court costs.
Returned payments will result in removal from the plan and a return payment fee of $35 will apply.
How can I make my payments?
Payments can be made by e-Check or Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express) on Lesesne Gateway.
Payments may also be mailed to the Treasurer’s Office at:
The Citadel Treasurer’s Office
171 Moultrie Street.
Charleston SC 29409
Payment can be made in person at the Treasurer’s Office - 112 Bond Hall - during normal business hours. Monday - Friday 9:00am til 5:00 pm