Payment Options

Payment Options

Electronic Check or Credit Card

Electronic Check:  Make a payment directly from a personal checking/savings account drawn on a U.S. bank without having to mail a check. There is no charge to pay by e-check.

Credit Card: Swarthmore College has contracted with a third party service that enables you to make your payment using your Visa, Master Card, Discover or American Express charge card. This service is provided by Official Payments, Inc., which charges a 2.60% transaction fee on payments. Please have your Swarthmore student identification number with you at the time of your payment.

Student: To pay a bill electronically (via e-check or credit card), simply log into mySwarthmore and select "E-Bill Account Menu", then select "E-Bill View/Pay".

Parent/Authorized User: To pay a bill (via e-check or credit card), simply access your E-Bill account by going to the www.swarthmore.edu/E-Bill and select "Parent/Authorized User". Once logged into your account, your payment options will be displayed.

If a Parent/Authorized User does not already have an E-Bill access account, please refer to the Frequently Asked Question: How do I create an account?

Check or Money Order

Your check or money order should be made payable to "Swarthmore College." Please indicate your Swarthmore student identification number on your payment and mail it to: Swarthmore College, P.O. Box 821288, Philadelphia, PA 19182-1288 or you may make your payment in person at Swarthmore's Student Accounts Office, Parrish 101.

Swarthmore College Payment Plan

The Swarthmore College Payment Plan (SCPP) enables families to pay all College billed expenses in regular monthly payments. There is a $60 annual application fee to cover administrative expenses associated with the SCPP. For more information or to enroll, visit the following link: Swarthmore College Payment Plan. 

Wire Transfer

Contact Linda Weindel, Student Accounts Manager, (610) 328-8396, for instructions for making a payment via wire transfer. Her office is located in the Student Accounts Office, Parrish 105.