Payment Information

There are four separate payments that are part of applying for and confirming your enrollment at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and applying for and confirming your housing guarantee.


New First-Year Student – University Application

1. $55 University Application Fee (non-refundable)
2. $250 University Confirmation Fee (non-refundable)

New Applicants

3. $25 Housing Application Fee (non-refundable)
4. * $200 Housing Guarantee Payment (refundable through August 1st)
*Applied as a credit to your fall housing bill

Returning Residents

3. $25 Housing Application Fee (non-refundable) - charged to your student account after Room Sign-Up ends
4. * $200 Housing Guarantee Payment (refundable per date stated in email correspondence)
*Applied as a credit to your fall housing bill

Each Payment Has a Distinct Purpose

The $55 University Application Fee informs the University you are interested in attending and the $25 Housing Application Fee tells Housing & Residential Life you are interested in living on-campus.

The $250 University Confirmation Fee reserves your place in the class and the $200 Housing Guarantee Payment tells Housing & Residential Life you would like to accept our housing guarantee offer and receive an assignment in on-campus housing.

Make a Payment

Online Payments

Click here to submit your housing payment
Credit/debit card payments can only be submitted online. We are not able to accept credit/debit card payments on the phone.

Check/Money Order Payments

Make your check/money order payable to the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Please write your Student ID number on the face of the check and send it to:

Housing & Residential Life
Attn: Billing Department
Comstock Hall-East
210 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis MN 55455

Housing Guarantee Payment Extension

To request an extension on your $200 Housing Guarantee payment, go to for the Payment Extension form. Download, print, complete and return the form to the Housing & Residential Life Office.