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Bill Payment Options

Online Web Payments

We encourage our families to make payment electronically via PAWS as we continue to work remotely.

Credit Cards

The College of New Jersey accepts: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa. Convenience fee

Electronic Funds Transfer (Electronic Check)

The funds can be debited from a U.S. checking or savings bank account in U.S. dollars. Please check with your bank to ensure your account can receive a National Automated Clearing House (ACH) debit.

Checks drawn off of credit line accounts (such as money market checks, line of credits, credit card checks, home equity checks, etc. ) are not accepted.

If wishing to use funds from a 529 account, please be sure to work directly with the provider to make the payment to the college.

For a student to make an online payment:

  • Go to the TCNJ TODAY webpage
  • Click on PAWS
  • Log into PAWS using your student login and password
  • Click on Student Center
  • Under Finance section, click on “Make a Payment”

Note. I-pads and tablets are not compatible with this option. Please use a desktop or laptop computer.


You may pay with cash (in-person only), check, or money order. Checks shall be made payable to The College of New Jersey. The student’s name and TCNJ PAWS ID number should appear on the check.

Please do not mail acceptance deposits to the lockbox as they should be mailed directly to The College of New Jersey, Office of Student Accounts, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628-0718

Mail Payments To:

The College of New Jersey
Office of Student Accounts
P.O. Box 781791
Philadelphia, PA 19178-1791

Private scholarship checks should be sent directly to The College of New Jersey, Office of Student Accounts, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628-0718

** Note: Please do not request a stop payment from your bank on check payments as the automated process does not allow for these checks to be pulled from processing. This will result in a returned check fine being applied to the student account..**

Installment Payment Plan

The Transact (formerly CashNet) Payment Plan is the only authorized payment plan offered by The College of New Jersey. The Transact Payment Plan allows you to pay your semester charges for tuition, fees, room, and board in manageable monthly installments. To enroll, please contact Customer Service by phone at (1-877-821-0625), or by visiting their enrollment website at:

International or Domestic Wire Transfers

Please provide the following information to your banking institution for a wire transfer to be completed.

TCNJ Bank Name: Wells Fargo Bank

ABA Number: 121000248

Account Number: 2000 1045 97941

Account Name: The College of New Jersey Clearing / Federal

SWIFT BIC Code (incoming international wires only): WFBIUS6S

Please reference the student’s name, PAWS ID, and the semester being paid.

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