Methods of Payment
Drexel Central offers several convenient methods to pay your student account.
- eCheck is available on-line only through your DrexelOne account. A student may authorize a parent or other individual who may be paying their student account charges, access to view their eBill and pay by eCheck. Students and authorized users may store their payment method for quick and easy payment.
- Credit card payment is available online only. Drexel Central accepts VISA, American Express, Master Card and Discover. A 2.75% convenience fee is assessed on all credit card payments.
To make an online payment:
- Log into DrexelOne.
- Select the "Student" tab.
- Select the "Make an Online Payment" button under "Payment Options".
- A new window in the billing system will open.
- Indicate the amount of payment you would like to make and select "Continue".
- Follow the prompts to finalize the payment.
Authorized users are also allowed to make payments online by using the following instructions:
Log into the Drexel eBilling System
Select the "Make a Payment" button on the homepage
You may make check payments through the mail only. Do not send cash through the mail. Please make checks payable to Drexel University and include the student's full name and the eight digit Drexel University ID number on the check. Payments should be mailed with the payment coupon at least 5 business days prior to the due date to:
P.O. Box 8196
Philadelphia, PA 19101
International Wire Transfers
Drexel University has engaged Western Union Business Solutions to facilitate the receipt of student fees by the university from international students. This payment option allows you to pay the university your student account balance in the currency of your choice and provides a simple and secure method for initiating payments electronically. We encourage all international students to choose this cost effective and efficient method of payment to the university. You can sign up for this service at the Western Union Business Solutions web site.
Please note: The Western Union Business Solutions website works best with Firefox, Chrome and Safari browsers.
Domestic Wire Transfer
Instructions for domestic wire transfers are available upon requests submitted electronically via AskDrexel.
In person payments are only accepted at the cashier's window in the Drexel Central University City campus office, during normal office operating hours. You may pay in-person with a check, money order, cashier check or cash. For your safety, we recommend you do not carry large amounts of cash with you.
A drop box is also available for after-hours check or money order payments (please do not deposit cash into the drop box). The drop box is located to the left of the Drexel Central doors opposite the main stair case in the Main Building. If you are dropping off a payment in the drop box please include the student ID number in the memo of the check/money order as well as the payment stub from your eBill.
529 Savings Plan Payments
A 529 College Savings Plan is a specialized account that allows you or your family to save money for your future college expenses. These plans are usually administered by a state or an educational institution.
529 College Savings Plans differ depending upon the state or organization that you sign up with. There can be lifetime limits on deposits and restrictions on what type of qualified college costs can be paid with money saved in a plan. Additionally, there may be fees and tax implications if you use a 529 College Savings Plan. You can view more details about 529 College Savings Plan at the Saving For College website.
If you have a 529 College Savings Plan that you would like to use to pay your Drexel bill, you should contact the organization to determine if they pay directly to you or to Drexel. You can use a copy of your eBill as proof of qualified direct educational expenses.