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Payment Due Dates

The billing and payment schedule varies by school or program. In general, it follows that term-system used by your school for billing:

Quarterly billing (most programs)

The quarterly billing schedule applies to:

Term Date eBill is available online Payment due date
Fall August 10
September 10*
October 10*
September 1
October 1*
November 1*
Winter December 10 January 1
Spring March 10 April 1
Summer (only for Professional Studies Undergraduate programs)   May 10     June 1
Summer (only for Professional Studies Graduate or other participating programs) June 10 July 1

*Tuition charges generate based on enrollment, and some programs use later enrollment dates. Students in those programs will receive the first Fall bill on September 10 or October 10. Payments  are due on the first day of the following month.

Semester billing (Pritzker School of Law)

Term Date eBill is available online Payment due date
Fall August 10 September 1
Spring December 10 January 1
Summer May 10 June 1

Trimester billing (Feinberg School of Medicine PA program)

Term Date eBill is available online Payment due date
Fall September 10 October 1
Spring January 10 February 1
Summer May 10 June 1

Annual billing (Feinberg School of Medicine MD and PO programs)

Student Group Tuition Payment eBill Available Online Payment Deadline
MD 1st and 2nd Year First payment August 10 September 1
MD 3rd and 4th Year,
PO all Years
First payment June 10 July 1
MD all Years,
PO all Years
Second payment December 10 January 1
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