Due Date Reminder Email

Below are some frequently asked questions you may have after receiving a due date reminder from the Bursar’s Office.

How do I make a payment?

  •  Online: At the https://payonline.kent.edu website, you can make a payment with a checking account, savings account, or credit card.
  •  Mail: You can mail a check made payable to Kent State University.  Please mail the check to Kent State University, Bursar’s Office, PO Box 5190, Kent, OH  44242-0001.
  • In Person: You can also make a payment with a check, money order, or cash at the Bursar’s Office in the Schwartz Center or at any of the Kent State University Regional Campuses.

What are my payment options?

Kent State University offers several payment options including a monthly payment plan option, see instructions below. You can visit the Bursar’s Office website at www.kent.edu/bursar for additional information regarding the various payment options offered by Kent State University.


How do I sign up for the monthly payment plan option?

Tuition Management System (TMS) manages all Kent State monthly payment plan options. The monthly payment plan option is only available for fall and spring terms. For more information, please visit TMS at kent.afford.com  or call 800-722-4867. For calls outside of the U.S. and Canada, please call 401-921-3999.


What if I have questions about my financial aid?

Please contact the Student Financial Aid Office at 330-672-2972, via e-mail at finaid@kent.edu, or visit your Kent State University Regional Campus if you have questions regarding your federal financial aid.


What if I have student account questions?

You may contact the Bursar’s Office at 330-672-2626, option 1, via e-mail at bursar@kent.edu, or visit your Kent State University Regional Campus for questions regarding your student account.