Macalester College Payment Plans

Macalester bills by the semester for tuition, room, board, and fees. Fall semester charges are billed in mid-July and are due on or before August 15th. Spring semester charges are billed in mid-December and are due on or before January 15th.

For more information about billing, statements, and how to make a payment, please visit the Student Accounts website.

Monthly E-Billing statements are made available through the student portal, 1600grand.

Tuition Management Systems Payment Plan

This optional plan allows families to make multiple payments each semester.

  • Families may pay all or part of educational costs through the payment plan.
  • $85 (estimated) annual non-refundable enrollment fee.
  • No finance or interest charges.
  • Option of making 9 or 10 monthly payments.
  • Automatic deduction option is available.

For more information, contact Tuition Management Systems, Inc. at (800) 722-4867 or visit