E-Deposits can be made on our E-Pay website. The website is available everyday from 1:30 am  to 10 pm Eastern Standard Time.

E-Deposits are required for Residential Life housing sign up. You can make your deposit with an electronic check via your savings or checking account, or by making payment with a credit card. We accept MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express.

To make a Room Deposit you will need to click on the “Deposits” tab on E-Pay. Deposits should not be made on the Payments tab. Be sure to print a copy of your payment confirmation as you may need this for Residential Life. This is a separate process from making a payment towards your tuition invoice. If you have questions regarding your Room Deposit please contact the Department of Residential Life at (518) 442-5875 or at reslife@albany.edu.

Orientation Deposits

Orientation sessions are held throughout the month of July and one additional time before classes begin in the Fall.  There is also an Orientation session held in January for students starting in the Spring semester.   Orientation marks the beginning of your journey as a Great Dane and will provide you with the information necessary to make your transition as smooth as possible. 

At Orientation, faculty, academic advisors, professional staff and student Orientation Assistants will welcome and guide you and your group through the program. For more information please visit the orientation website.

To pay your orientation fee of  $210 per student and $55 per family members (optional program), or $95 for transfer students and $25 per family members (optional program),  please visit epay.albany.edu and click on the “deposits” tab.