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 completing the online Offer of Admission Reply form which can be found on your Admissions Application Status page at  Once this is complete, you should finalize your enrollment intention by submitting your $300 acceptance of admission deposit by the deadline stated in your acceptance letter.

IMPORTANT: All deposits will be posted with the date of online receipt or mailing postmark. 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.

Preferred Method

  • Expedited Credit Card Payment
    To expedite the processing of your online deposit, please log into your Admissions Application Status page and 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.
    Sign-in & Pay

Additional Methods

  • Guest Credit Card Payment
    If you are unable to log into your Admissions Application Status page 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.

  • eCheck
    An eCheck (or electronic check) is an electronic version of a paper check used to make free and secure payments online. Anyone with a US checking account can pay by eCheck. You will need to provide you bank name, routing and account numbers. This information is printed on your paper checks.
    Pay by eCheck

  • 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 to begin the payment process.