Cash Payment

Must be presented in the Business Office in person. Please, for your protection, never mail a cash payment (including Campus Mail).

Check or Money Order

May be presented in the Business Office or mailed to our payment address: Drew University, PO Box 36118, Newark NJ 07188-6118. Please note: when paying a past due balance, there is a 10 day hold your account when payments are made with a personal or corporate check to allow time for the payment to clear.

Credit Card Payments

Student Account Payments - may be authorized using a Master Card, American Express, Visa, or Discover Card (to include recently added international cards such as BC Card, China UnionPay, JCB, and Diners Club International) through the TMS Payment Gateway which can be accessed from TreeHouse. There is a fee associated with the use of this service and is based on the amount being paid. The convenience fee is 2.99% of your transaction amount with a minimum of a $1.00 fee. Do not use the “One-time Payment” option to make a TMS payment plan payment. If you are making a TMS payment plan payment, please first log into your Payment Plan Account at TMS to then make your monthly payment.

Drew Card - You can now load your Drew Card (Bookstore and Extra Food Account) electronically by logging in to your TreeHouse (your proxies can also log in to put money on your accounts), there is no fee for this service. On the Student Tab in the box titled “Dining Plans and Drew Card” click on the link for “View Drew Card Balances and Add Funds”. Once you are in TreeHouse Self Service, you can click on “Add Funds to Drew Card” and it will take you to our payment Gateway (with your information already populated). All you have to do is add dollar values to one or both of your accounts, enter your payment information (you can use Visa, Mastercard, Discover, or Amex), and then verify and submit your transaction. Your funds will show on your Drew Card within a couple of minutes. Questions should be directed to the Business Office.  NOTE:  any payments made through the Drew Card payment gateway that are intended to pay toward a balance on your student account will be transferred to your student account and a penalty equal to the convenience fee will be assessed to your student account.

Direct Debit from Checking or Savings

Student account payments and Drew Card payments may be authorized to be taken directly from your bank checking or savings account through the TMS Payment Gateway which can be accessed through TreeHouse (see Drew Card above). There is no fee associated with this payment method (regardless of payment amount) for use of the automated self-service method. There is a $10 fee if the payer chooses to speak with a TMS representative to make payment. Do not use the “One-time Payment” option to make a TMS payment plan payment. If you are making a TMS payment plan payment, please first log into your Payment Plan Account at TMS to then make your monthly payment.

Payment Plan

Unlimited Balance Semester Plan (5 mos) – For the Fall OR Spring term, Drew participates in a semester installment payment plan for your convenience through Tuition Management Systems. This option considers financing Fall ONLY (enrollment opens in May and has 5 monthly payments starting June 1st) OR Spring ONLY (enrollment opens in October, and has 5 monthly payments starting Nov 1st). There is a $30 non-refundable application fee required to enroll in either of these payment plans along with any payments that are already due under the terms of the plan. Payments for these plans must be made directly to your TMS Payment Plan (do not send TMS payment plan payments to Drew or make TMS payment plan payments online without first logging in to your TMS Plan Account). To enroll in this payment plan please visit the link above or call (800) 722-4867.

Limited Balance Semester Plan (4 mos) – For the Fall OR Spring term, Drew participates in a semester installment payment plan for your convenience through Tuition Management Systems. This plan is for balances between $400 – $3,000 and can be used for Fall ONLY (enrollment begins in July and has 4 monthly payments starting Sept 1st) OR Spring ONLY (enrollment begins in December and has 4 monthly payments starting Feb 1st). There is a $30 non-refundable application fee required to enroll in either of these payment plans along with any payments that are already due under the terms of the plan. Payments for these plans must be made directly to your TMS Payment Plan (do not send TMS payment plan payments to Drew or make TMS payment plan payments online without first logging in to your TMS Plan Account). To enroll in this payment plan please visit the link above or call (800) 722-4867.

 

Financial Aid

Financial Aid can come in the form of Scholarships (in-house and outside awards), Grants (Federal, State, Private), and/or Loans (Perkins, Direct, PLUS, Alternative). All financial aid must be managed through Drew’s Financial Aid Office as part of your Award Package.

Please note that Drew acknowledges and closely follows the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).