Payment Policy

Enrollment Fee Payment Policy/Pay-to-Stay

Students are entitled to enroll and participate in classes throughout the semester if they do not have any outstanding balance on their record. During the Priority Enrollment period, students must pay all fees in full prior to established Common Drop Dates or students will be dropped for nonpayment. Once the semester begins students are no longer dropped for non-payment, however if payment is not made by established deadlines holds will be placed on student accounts. Grades, transcripts, diplomas and certificates will not be released until the student has paid all outstanding debts to the College.

Spring 2017 Common Drop for Non-payment Dates:

1st Drop: January 5 (date applies to all students who enroll on or before January 5, 2017)

2nd Drop: January 18 (date applies to all students who enroll after January 5, 2017 and before January 18, 2017)

Students with approved Veterans benefits, Financial Aid, BOG fee waivers, and Payment Plans in placed prior to the common drop dates will not be dropped.

Baccalaureate Degree Fees

BA/BS degree holders pay the same low, per unit enrollment fee as undergraduates.

Enrollment Fee Waivers

The California Community Colleges Board of Governors provides a waiver of enrollment fees for qualifying students who are residents of the State of California. See the Board of Governors Waiver page of the Financial Aid site for eligibility requirements.

Military Fee Exemption

The dependent child, spouse or unmarried surviving spouse, or Registered Domestic Partner (RDP) of a service-connected, disabled, deceased or missing in action (MIA) veteran may be entitled to tuition and fee waiver benefits at any California Community College. See our VA Education Benefits page for more information.

Payment Methods

In-person accepted payment methods

MasterCard or Visa credit/debit card, check (payable to: College of Marin) or cash.

Online

Master Card, Visa, Discover, American Express and from a checking account.

Payment Plan

To help you meet your educational expenses, College of Marin is pleased to offer Nelnet Business Solutions e-Cashier deferred payment plan.