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Loan Repayment

You may make your student loan payments by mail, in person, or online.

Note: Checks or money orders must be in U.S. dollars, drawn on a bank within the United States, and made payable to Cornell University.  Postdated checks are not accepted.

Make a Student Loan Payment Online

Note: This application is secure and can only be accessed by authorized application users. This service is hosted by Educational Computer Systems, Inc. (ECSI).

To Pay by Mail

Send the payment stub and a check or money order in the envelope provided with your bill. Payments made by mail using the provided return envelope are processed by ECSI.

Note: Please do not write correspondence on the payment stub or enclose correspondence with your remittance to ECSI. All correspondence should be directed to the Office of the Bursar at 260 Day Hall.


To Pay in Person

Bring your entire bill and your payment to the Office of The Bursar, 260 Day Hall, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

To Pay by Wire

Wire Transfer Instructions

Returned Checks

Personal checks returned for nonpayment are subject to a $25.00 returned check fee. Checks returned for nonpayment will be redeposited (one time only).  If the funds remain uncollected, the returned check must be replaced by a certified check or money order.