Manage Your Finances Online

Log onto MyUAlbany and:

  • Visit the Finances Tab
    To see account, financial aid, and other important information and manage your status.
  • Authorize Use of Your Financial Aid to Pay Other Charges: FA2PAY
    Receive Financial Aid (including loans)? Your financial aid cannot cover some charges, such as SUNYCard Replacement and Health Center charges, without your authorization. Visit the Finances tab on MyUAlbany on or after December 23, click on the link “Authorize Use of…,” and follow the steps.

E-Pay Your Way! Log onto epay.albany.edu and:

  • Set Up an E-Refund Account
  • Set Up an Authorized User
  • Set Up Text Alerts
  • Retrieve E-Bills (on or after December 23)
    Paper bills are NOT sent. E-Bills are issued on/or about the 20th of each month, and payment is due on the 15th of the following month. If registered prior to December 23, your E-bill will be issued on/or about December 23. Email notification will be sent to your @albany.edu email account that your E-Bill is ready to be viewed.
  • Make E-Payments
  • Enroll in the E-Payment Plan

Dropping Courses? Below 12 Credits? View Tuition Liability Dates.

  • To learn about dropping and adding courses and your tuition liability, click here. Reduction in course(s) may affect your financial aid.

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    Costs and Billing

    Charges 2014-2015 Academic Year

    NYS Resident






    Credit Hours 12cr+ 12cr+
    Tuition - Undergraduate $3,085.00 $6,170.00 $8,905.00 $17,810.00
    University Fee $12.50 $25.00 $12.50 $25.00
    Comprehensive Service Fee $608.00 $1,216.00 $608.00 $1,216.00
    Academic Excellence Fee $112.50 $225.00 $112.50 $225.00
    Student Activity Fee $100.00 $200.00 $100.00 $200.00
    Intercollegiate Athletic Fee $275.50 $551.00 $275.50 $551.00
    Student Recreation & Campus Life Fee $70.00 $140.00 $70.00 $140.00
    Student Alumni
    Partnership Fee (1)
    $20.00 $40.00 $20.00 $40.00
    Student Health
    Insurance (SHIP) (2)(3)
    $671.00 $1,150.00 $671.00 $1,150.00
    Total Tuition & Fees $4,954.50 $9,717.00 $10,774.50 $21,357.00
    Room (4) $3,718.00 $7,436.00 $3,718.00 $7,436.00
    Meals (5) $2,275.00 $4,550.00 $2,275.00 $4,550.00
    Total Tuition, Fees,
    Room & Meals
    $10,947.50 $21,703.00 $16,767.50 $33,343.00
    The charges above are direct expenses to be paid to the University for the 2014-2015 Academic Year and are subject to change without notice by the SUNY Board of Trustees. Please visit the Office of Student Account's website for updated charge information. More new student information is available here.

    (1) Student Alumni Partnership Fee (Optional) - $20.00/Semester.

    (2) Student Health Insurance Plan - Fall '14: $479.00; Spring '15: $671.00.

    (3) Required of all domestic undergraduates enrolled for 12 or more credits. Must show proof of insurance to opt out; can't opt-out until register for 12 or more credits.

    (4) Room Rate shown based on Quad Standard Double.

    (5) Meal Plan Rate shown based on Unlimited Plan #1.

    Look for detailed Billing and Payment information in future communications.

    NOTE: Direct expenses are paid to the University. Indirect expenses are additional costs, such as books and transportation associated with attending the University. Indirect expenses are included in the cost of attendance in determining your financial aid eligibility.