Payment Options

Accepted Forms of Payment

Students: To make an online payment on your student account, login to your MYSSU, click on "Student" tab, click on Billing Information, then click on "Go to CASHNet".

The Office of the Bursar accepts the following types of payment:

  • eCheck (available online only):  No service fee is charged for this option. You will need to provide your bank's routing number and checking or savings account number. If you have any questions regarding the correct numbers to use, please contact your financial institution. Do NOT use the numbers on your Debit Card. Dishonored (returned) ACH payments are charged a $50 service fee.

  • Credit Card (available online only):  A service fee of 2.75% is added to the total payment. This is a fee charged by our payment processor, Shawnee State University does not receive this additional fee. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and Diner's Club are accepted.

  • Personal Check, Cashier's Check, or Money Order (available by mail or in person):  Payments should be made to the order of Shawnee State University.  Dishonored (returned) checks are charged a $50 service fee.  Please include your Shawnee student ID# in the memo line of the payment.

  • Cash (available in person only)


  • International Payments: International student's needing to pay from their home country can do so, utilizing Flywire by Peer Transfer. To make a payment, click here


By Mail:       Student Business Center
                    940 Second Street
                    Portsmouth, OH  45662

In Person:   University Center, 2nd floor Student Business Center
                    Monday - Thursday; 8:00am to 4:30pm
                    Friday                         9:00am to 4:30pm


Shawnee State does not accept payments for your tuition account over the phone.  We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Office of the Bursar

Office of the Bursar
940 Second Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662

(740) 351-4BUR (4287)
Fax: (740) 351-3123

Office Hours
Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday: 8:00 am-4:30 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

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