Payment Options and Due Dates

Discover how you can make paying for college a little easier.

We recognize that paying for college is difficult and often times overwhelming. That’s why we offer substantial financial aid packages mixed with flexible tuition and room/board payment plans. You and your family have options when it comes to choosing WPU!

Due Dates

Payments for tuition/fees, room and board are due in full:

  • August 1 (fall semester)
  • December 15 (spring semester)

Payment Options


Credit Card or Bank Account Draft

Use PacerNet to make your payment:

  1. Log into PacerNet
  2. Launch Self-Service
  3. Access Finance Portal

Check or Money Order

You can by check or money order in person, or by mail.

Please address your payment to:

William Peace University
Office of Student Accounts
15 East Peace Street
Raleigh, NC 27604

Make a Guest Payment

Use ACI Payments to make a Guest Payment:

  1. Go to ACI Payments
  2. Enter student information, including the student’s WPU ID

Use the Bill Payment Portal

Parents, guardians and families can use the Bill Payment Portal to view balances ane explore payment options for your student.

Payment Plans


Students can sign up for a payment plan by accessing the Finance Portal within PacerNet:

  1. Log into PacerNet
  2. Launch Self-Service
  3. Access Finance Portal

Student Accounts Portal

Parents and other family members who are set up as authorized users can access their student’s account and sign up for a payment plan by logging into the Student Accounts Portal.

Important Notes about Payment

  • Before the Due Dates:
    Financial aid, as well as payment plans, must be in place by the due dates to cover the full semester balance; monthly late fees will apply.
  • After the Due Dates:
    If you decide to attend WPU after August 1 for the fall or December 15 for the spring, payments, financial aid and/or a payment plan must be in place prior to the start of classes to cover the full semester balance.
  • Cancellation:
    Class registration may be cancelled at the University’s discretion prior to the start of classes by the Office of the Registrar if a student account balance is not fully satisfied by payment, financial aid and/or a payment plan.
Tuition Insurance
Emergencies are a part of life. Is your family prepared for the unexpected after classes begin? If you’re involved in an accident or suffer from a serious illness, you can avoid losing the time and money you’ve invested in school.
William Peace University has partnered with GradGuard™ to offer Tuition Insurance from Allianz Global Assistance to help minimize your possible financial loss in case of an emergency or accident.
The Tuition Protection plan is like an extension of our refund policy. This plan provides coverage for full-time undergraduate tuition, on-campus housing, board, and fees. It can reimburse up to 100% of your non-refundable school costs after a mid-semester withdrawal for a covered illness, injury, psychological condition, and more—protecting your investment in higher education.
Tuition insurance plans also come with Student Life Assistance: a 24-hour hotline to help students stay safe on and off campus. At William Peace University, we want our families to have peace of mind during their entire time with us.
Insurance must be purchased prior to first day of classes. Coverage extends through the end of that semester.

Get a Quote

To get a quote or learn more about the Tuition Protection Plan:


Important Notes about Tuition Insurance

Important Notes about Tuition Insurance

The plan is completely optional, and William Peace University receives no compensation for this program; it is offered entirely as a service to you. The agreement you enter into is with GradGuard, not with William Peace University.

If you wish to sign up for the plan, you must go online at and enroll in the Tuition Insurance before the first day of class each semester. If you have any questions, please contact Tuition Protection Plan directly at 1.866.724.4384 or go to website.

Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply. Insurance benefits underwritten by Jefferson Insurance Company (NY, Administrative Office: Richmond, VA), rated “A+” (Superior) by A.M. Best Co. Plan(s) only available to U.S. residents and may not be available in all jurisdictions. AGA Service Company is the licensed producer and administrator of this plan and an affiliate of Jefferson Insurance Company. The insured shall not receive any special benefit or advantage because of the affiliation between AGA Service Company and Jefferson Insurance Company. Non-insurance benefits/ products are provided and serviced by AGA Service Company. Any Non-Insurance Assistance services purchased are provided through AGA Service Company. Except as expressly provided under your plan, you are responsible for charges you incur from third parties. Contact AGA Service Company at 888-427-5045 or 9950 Mayland Drive, Richmond, VA 23233 or

Frequently Asked Questions


WPU is pleased to offer a tuition insurance plan to students and parents. This elective insurance plan through GradGuard™ offers Tuition Insurance from Allianz Global Assistance. This provides coverage for tuition, housing and board charges should a student have to leave before completing a semester due to illness or accident. The insurance covers up to 100% of all tuition, housing and meals. To enroll in this plan or learn more about the plan go to or call 1-866-724-4384.


WPU offers a convenient monthly payment plan with up to five equal monthly payments each semester. There is an enrollment fee of $35.00 each semester to participate in the plan payable at the time of enrollment. Enroll by logging into your account via PacerNet. Click “Student Accounts” and then “Finance portal.”


WPU requires health insurance of all traditional full-time students. If you already have health insurance, you can waive WPU’s insurance through an online waiver found on the Current Parents page.



Contact your financial aid counselor directly for all questions that pertain to financial aid. If you don’t know which counselor is assigned to you, you can call the Office of Financial Aid at 919.508.2394 and they can connect you to the correct person.


The charges for meals and housing are generated based on information in the Office of Residential Life. Contact them directly at 919.508.2014 for any questions you have regarding these items.


Not sure which department to contact? Use the chart to guide your inquiry.

Student Accounts

  • Charges on your bill
  • Payment plans
  • Making a payment
  • Business holds preventing registration
  • Health insurance charge/waivers
  • Parking decals
  • Refunds of excess financial aid
  • Tuition Refund Policy
  • 1098-T forms

Financial Aid

  • Financial Aid Eligibility
  • Federal Work Study
  • Specific Information about your award
  • Parent PLUS Loans
  • Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
  • Special circumstance or professional judgment appeals

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