Accept / Tuition Deposit Payment Methods


To accept our offer of admission and reserve your place in RIT’s entering class, please confirm your intention to enroll by logging into your admissions portal and selecting the “Reply to Offer of Admission” link on your My Next Steps page. You should finalize your enrollment intention by submitting your $500 non-refundable enrollment deposit by the deadline stated in your acceptance letter.

All deposits will be posted with the date of online receipt or mailing postmark. Undergraduate students submitting the acceptance deposit after the deadline noted in their offer of admission letter may have their deposit returned, once enrollment capacity has been reached. Graduate students may contact the Graduate Admissions office for questions related to their deposit.

Preferred Method

Expedited Credit Card Payment

To expedite the processing of your online deposit, please log into your Admissions Portal and on the My Next Steps page select the “Reply to Offer of Admission” link and submit your payments using the secure link found under “Payment Due.” American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa are accepted. Credit card payments are processed by Nelnet Business Solutions, a secure 3rd-party vendor contracted by RIT.

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Additional Methods

Guest Credit Card Payment

If you are unable to log into your Admissions Portal, you may also pay by providing us with some personal information. This method will require additional processing time to complete. Credit card payments are processed by Nelnet Business Solutions a secure 3rd-party vendor contracted by RIT.


Mail Payment

Send a check or money order in U.S. funds made payable to Rochester Institute of Technology. Include your name and University ID number on the check or money order. Send the deposit to: 
RIT Office of Admissions
60 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York 14623

International Funds Wire Transfer (from non-US banks)

RIT offers Flywire (formerly peerTransfer) to streamline the tuition payment process for our international students. With Flywire, you are offered reduced foreign exchange rates, allowing you to pay in your home currency (in most cases) and save compared to traditional banks.  Excess funds from wire transfers will be returned to the original wire account or left on the student account to be applied to future charges. Visit Flywire to begin the payment process.