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Payment for Tuition and Fees


How Much Do You Owe?

After registering, visit and access "My Payment Info" for an online fee statement.

We accept the following forms of payment:


  • In person at the Cashier Office in S310 Main Building.

Checks/Money Orders/Cashier Checks

  • Make checks payable to University of Houston-Downtown. No third party checks accepted.
  • Checks presented in person or by mail must be preprinted – we do NOT accept temporary checks.
  • We do not accept post dated checks – any check received will be processed upon receipt.
  • We must have the driver’s license of the person that signed the check.
  • The UHD student ID number must be on the face of the check.
  • The check must be for no more than the total amount due. We do not give cash back.
  • The check must be from an American bank. We do not accept checks drawn on foreign banks.
  • A check returned for any reason within the last 6 months will block your ability to pay by personal check.
    See our Check Policy on returned checks. Echecks - returned Check Policy applies.

Credit Cards (To pay by fax download Authorization Form)

  • VISA
  • MasterCard
  • Discover
  • American Express

The University of Houston System charges a processing fee on all credit card transactions. The processing fee is assessed on all credit card brands. The processing fee imposed is not greater than the University's applicable merchant discount rate for credit card transactions.

The credit card processing fee is assessed to Credit Cards, Debit Cards, Gift Cards, PrePaid Cards, and Check Cards. This fee is assessed on all credit card transactions that occur online or in person at the Cashier’s Office.

To calculate your potential credit card processing fee, please click here.


Other Payment Options

UHD offers additional payment options including Installment Payment Plans, Emergency Loans and Financial Aid to help you cover the cost of your tuition and fees.


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Last updated or reviewed on 10/25/13

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