Student Accounts Office

The mission of the Student Accounts Office is to provide excellent service for our students, staff, and faculty, while maintaining internal controls that ensure financial transactions are accurately processed and proper records are maintained.

Safe Return to Campus/FAQ:

For the most up to date information about Mason’s Safe Return to Campus, including Frequently Asked Questions, please visit here.

We look forward to seeing you at Mason this Spring, whether in person or virtually, and are here to assist where we can.

If you need assistance related to a Student Accounts Office question (tuition/fee charges, payment information, 1098-T), please visit the Mason Student Services Center portal for appointment and other service options. Walk-in services are unavailable at this time.

Alternatively, you can contact us as follows:

Our hours of operations will be as follows:

  • Virtual: M-Th (9am-5:00pm)/F (9:30am-5pm)
  • Phone: M-Th (9am-4:00pm)/F (9:30am-4pm)
  • In Person (by appointment only via MSSC check-in process): M-Th (10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm)

Cashier’s Office:

The Cashier’s Office is no longer accepting cash payments. Students are encouraged to make payment online through our Bill & Payment System. For those not able to make payment online, please visit here for additional payment method options.

Important Information:

All semester bills will be provided electronically. Monitor your Masonlive email account for notices regarding eBills, which will be available through the Bill and Payment System. Students must check Patriot Web for balance due, verify registration, and pay through Bill+Payment by the due date listed.

Students are responsible for dropping classes that they do not plan to complete by the due date. Tuition liability may apply.

Click here for information on qualifying for in-state tuition.

Pay Online

Online payment is available through a secure portal at Touchnet.

The system is unavailable nightly from 10:30 pm - 12:00 am

Having trouble logging in? Try FAQ for help.


Fall 2021 Payment Due Date:
Aug 23, 2021

Registration on or after
Aug 23, 2021:
Due within 5 business days


  • Important for credit card payers: Please ensure that your credit card payments do not exceed your transaction limit. If you receive the warning 'A system error occurred, please try again later' message, do NOT reattempt the transaction until you contact your financial institution.
  • Tuition rates are available in the Tuition & Fees tab.
  • Use Bill+Payment to make payments, view your payment history, provide permission for others to view your bill and make payments, view and print your billing statement, and enroll in a payment plan so you can pay your balance in installments. Click the following link for additional information.
  • Direct deposit is now available.
  • Payment Plans

    Summer 2021 Payment Plans available.

    Payment plans are online only. You may use Bill+Payment to sign up. Payment plans have a $25 contract fee.

    Click the following link for additional information about Payment Plans.

    If you have any difficulty signing up with the online plan, please contact the Student Accounts Office.

    About Us

    Office Hours

    Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 5 pm
    Friday: 9:30 am - 5 pm


    Fairfax: SUB I, Suite 1600

    Contact Us

    Phone: (703) 993-2000
    Fax: (703) 993-2490
    Web: Submit the form in Contact Us