FAFSA Update: The 2024-2025 FAFSA is available to complete online. Due to Federal delays in releasing FAFSA information, Northeastern will require additional time to process your offer of financial assistance. Please visit our FAFSA Updates Page for more information and timely announcements.

Effective Fall 2023, Northeastern University has implemented a new policy regarding late fees. Learn more about this policy.

In observance of Juneteenth, Student Financial Services will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th.  Regular campus services will resume on Thursday, June 20th.

Billing & Payments

Payment Partners


Northeastern University has partnered with Flywire for international wire payments to the university. Flywire provides students and their families a safe, cost effective, and convenient method of making payments to Northeastern University in foreign currencies.

Flywire allows you to:

  • Pay from any country and any bank
  • Save money on bank fees
  • Obtain excellent foreign exchange rates with a best rate guarantee
  • Track your payment from start to finish and receive email or text alerts each step of the way
  • Receive peace of mind with 24/7 multilingual customer support through various channels

Learn more about Flywire.

Heartland ECSI

Heartland ECSI (Educational Computer Systems, Inc.) is an independent billing servicer that Northeastern University has partnered with to assist students in resolving their current account balance for the semester.

Students with outstanding balances over 90 days will be transferred to ECSI, where they will have the option to create a payment plan or make a one-time payment to bring their account current. If your account has been transferred to ECSI, you will be notified directly by ECSI.  Please be aware that payment must be satisfied in full to ECSI or the university, prior to returning to classes.

For additional information regarding ECSI, including available payment options or to make a payment, please call 844.454.6100 or log into Heartland ECSI.

If you have questions regarding the charges reflected on your student account, contact our Office of Student Accounts.