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Payment Plans + Forms

Payment Plans + Forms

1. Tuition Management Systems (TMS)

If you would like to pay your education expenses monthly, use the monthly payment option offered by our partner, Tuition Management Systems. The payment option is available for a small enrollment fee and includes personal account service and counseling, automated account information 24 hours a day, access to your account through their web site,

2. E-Z Payment Plan

Tuition Made E-Z payment plan is a monthly tuition plan designed to make your tuition payments convenient and cost effective. Payments are automatically withdrawn from your checking or savings account on the 15th of each month for four months per semester:

  • Fall semester: June 15 through Sept. 15
  • Spring semester: Oct. 15 through Jan. 15      

Tuition Made E-Z works like this:

  1. Complete this authorization agreement form.
  2. Indicate the payer’s name. NOTE: Payer must be an authorized user to the student’s Student Information System (SIS) account.
  3. Indicate the student’s name and seven-digit CWRU ID number.
  4. Select the amount of the payment.
  5. Submit a copy of voided check for a checking account or voided deposit slip for a savings account.
  6. Return the completed authorization to Student Financial Services Office, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Yost Hall #145, Cleveland, OH  44106-7043, or fax to 216.368.1929.  NOTE: Do NOT email the form. Emailing this form is unsecure and will not be accepted.

Tuition Made E-Z begins when the authorization process is complete. Your payment will be electronically transferred on the 15th of each month and itemized on your bank statement. There is a 10-day verification process before the first payment is approved for the automatic payment. Authorization forms should be in our office at least 10 days prior to the automatic withdrawal date.


3. Extended E-Z Payment Plan

Extend your tuition payment plan by two months. This plan is an extension of the E-Z Pay Tuition Payment Plan. There will be a 2.7% fee added to your plan and account if selected. The plan would run from October through November for the Fall semester and from February to March for the Spring semester.

Payment Plans Summary

 TMS (Tuition Management Systems)E-Z Payment PlanExtended E-Z Payment Plan

Up to 4 months

Up to 4 months

Up to 2 months

Start Date

3-4 months before tuition due date

3-4 months before tuition due date

Tuition due date

End Date

Tuition Due Date

Tuition Due Date

15th of the 2nd month following tuition due date

Entry Fee



2.7% of unpaid account balance

Payment method

Checks, electronic funds transfer from bank account, or credit card

Electronic funds transfer from bank account

Electronic funds transfer from bank account

Payment Frequency

1st of every month

15th of every month

15th of every month

Authorization Forms

Download form

Download form

Payment Plan Enrollment Deadlines

 TMS (Tuition Management Systems)E-Z Payment Plan
Four Month Plan

October 3

October 7

Three Month Plan

November 3

November 4