The Bursar’s Office is currently closed to the public. Our office will have virtual services available Monday to Friday, 8am – 4pm. Emailing our office is the fastest way to contact us:

The Bursar’s office has a secure drop box available for dropping off check/scholarship payments.  The drop box is located in the lobby at 333 East Campus Mall and is available Monday to Friday, 8am-5pm.

While our office is closed to the public, we strongly encourage you to take advantage of the electronic payment options we offer when paying your student account balance. Learn more about ePayments

Information and resources on student account billing and payments, refunds, remissions, and loans serviced by UW-Madison.

Top Questions

  • Fall 2020 Student Account eBill, BadgerPay and Refund Information

    With the start of the fall term coming soon, the Bursar’s Office wants to make sure you have the information you need regarding your student account bill, financial aid disbursement, and any refund you are …

  • Summer 2020 eBills and Due Date

    Student Account eBills for the Summer 2020 term will be published by Wednesday, May 12th, 2020.  The student account due date will be Friday, June 19, 2020. Students who add classes after the initial summer …

  • Housing and Dining Credits Processed

    As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, all students no longer living in University Residence Halls will receive a prorated room credit, as well as a credit for any remaining Housing resident food account funds on their Wiscard. 

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If you have additional questions please use our Bursar’s Assistant Tool.

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Key Dates and Deadlines

Beginning in the Fall of 2019, the student account payment due date will be the second Friday of the semester for Fall and Spring terms, for most students. Please check your eBill in MyUW Student Center for your specific due date. Authorized Payers can view eBills through the Authorized Payer login page.

Note: Beginning with the Spring 2020 semester, tuition and housing charges will be combined into one bill for a more convenient, seamless bill payment experience.

August 12, 2020: Student Account eBills published for Fall 2020

September 11, 2020: Deadline to drop Fall courses for 100% tuition adjustment

September 11, 2020: Student Account payments due for Fall 2020

December 4, 2020: Graduate student segregated fees deferred due date

February 5, 2021: Deadline to drop Spring courses for 100% tuition adjustment

February 5, 2021: Student Account payments due for Spring 2021

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Common tasks

Let parents pay my bill

Allow other individuals, such as parents, to access a student’s account.

Add an authorized payer

Ways to pay

There are several options including the preferred method of online payments.

Pay Account Balance

Enroll in BadgerPay

A convenient way to pay student account fees through regularly scheduled payments.

Try BadgerPay

Student Loans

Information on loans serviced in the Bursar’s Office including how to make a payment on your loan.

Explore loans


Excess financial aid or tuition reductions may result in a refund. eRefunds are the preferred refund method.

Enroll in eRefund

Tuition & Fees

Tuition and fees pay for the student’s academic experience.  Tuition rates are published in early August.

Explore Tuition Rates