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There are many payment options available to assist you and your family cover your educational expenses. Below we have outlined options available, along with a few resources.

We know this process can feel overwhelming – know that we are available to assist you in forming the right financing plan.

Payment Plan

The college offers a 4-payment/semester payment plan to help ease the financial obligations. There is a fee to enroll in the payment plan which is made with the first payment, but there is no interest on the payment plan. Students enroll in the payment plan through their eBill and selecting the appropriate payment plan based upon their student status.

Parent loans

Another option available to parents of dependent students is the Federal Direct PLUS Loan (Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students). The PLUS Loan is borrowed and repaid by a parent to assist with covering educational costs. Like most borrowing, this loan is not guaranteed but is based upon a parent’s credit-worthiness. More information about this loan can be found by clicking on the ‘Loan Information’ link to the right.

Private student loans

Private Student Loans are loans beyond the Federal Direct Subsidized and/or Federal Direct Unsubsidized loans included as part of their financial aid offer. These are loans borrowed through a private lender specifically for educational expenses. These loans are not guaranteed and most students will require a co-borrower for approval. his loan is not guaranteed but is based upon a parent’s credit-worthiness. More information about this loan can be found by clicking on the ‘Loan Information’ link to the right.

TERRIER CASH

Terrier Cash is a pre-paid account that can be used in the Hiram College Bookstore, and any of the dining venues on campus. This account is separate from the student bill. Furthermore, any unspent Terrier Cash will remain available until such time that the student is no longer enrolled at Hiram College.  No refunds are given at any time.

Make a payment to Terrier Cash

HOUSING DEPOSIT

Housing Deposit is required to reserve a room.  Please see the student handbook for specific policies regarding housing deposits.

Make a payment to Housing Deposit

STUDENT BILL PAYMENT

Student Bill Payment is the payment for charges that appear on the Student Tuition bill.

Make a payment to Student Bill

Additional Information

Optional Block Meal Plans

Three optional meal plans are available to all commuter students and Townhouse residents. Plans carry over from fall to spring. Plans do not carry over academic years. To purchase a plan, go to the Student Accounts Office in Teachout-Price Hall or make a payment here.

LevelSwipes + Terrier CashCost to Student
Platinum100 Swipes + $150 Terrier Cash Institution per semester$625
Gold50 Swipes + $100 Terrier Cash Institution per semester$375
Silver25 Swipes + $50 Terrier Cash Institution per semester$195