The following are methods of payment that our office accepts for the payment of student bills. For payment of bills to other departments within the university (Housing and Dining, Student Health Center, etc.), please contact them directly for their payment policies.Online Payments:
Payments can be made online by e-checks (using a checking or savings account) and by credit card (using Visa, MasterCard and Discover) through Eagle Finance. A non-refundable service fee (2.55% of the charge amount) will be charged to your credit card account when making credit card payments applied to your student account bill. Service Fees are not charged for enrollment deposits (tuition deposits and housing deposits).
The Eagle Finance link can be found on the myAU Portal in the "Personal Links" section under the "Finance" Category.
A step-by-step walk through on how to make an e-payment can be found on the Online Payment Instructions page.
Payments by Mail:
Payments by check may be sent to:
P.O. Box 17539
Baltimore, MD 21297-1539
All other correspondence should be sent to:
AU Central, Asbury 201
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016-8073
Payments In Person:
Payments also may be made in person at AU Central, Asbury 201, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00AM - 5:00PM and Wednesday 10:00AM - 5:00PM.
Wire Transfer Payments:
American University accepts wire transfers for student payments. Please contact us directly for more information.*
*Be advised that wire transfer information can only be released to students.