How to pay - Overseas Students
You will be asked to pay your fees in three stages:
Stage 1 - £2,000 deposit to be paid on receipt of a conditional offer. Applies to students who require a CAS and are not progressing from the International Study Group or PEASS courses. Sponsorship letters* will be accepted providing that the correct letter structure is adhered to.
Stage 2 - 50% of the fees to be paid ON or BEFORE enrolment.
Stage 3 - the remaining balance to be paid in full or via a maximum of 9 consecutive monthly instalments commencing in the month you enrol. Either of these options needs to be completed within 21 days of enrolment. If this is not actioned then your study progression with the University may be affected as per the University General Regulations
Please refer to any correspondence you may have received in relation to Tuition Fees for the amount you will be expected to pay.
Example of how to calculate your payment;
If your tuition fee due is £13,648 you will be required to pay £6,824 in order to enrol (Stage 2). If you have paid a £2000 deposit (Stage 1) a payment of £4,824 will be required for Stage 2 and a payment of £6,824 will be required for Stage 3. Please note tuition fee due is the total amount of fees payable after any applicable scholarships have been deducted.
* The sponsor letter should be on letter headed paper and signed by your line manager/director and addressed to the University of Lincoln. The sponsor letter should include your name, the academic year you are being sponsored for e.g. 2016/17, the programme title, and the amount.
If your sponsor requires a purchase order or other reference number quoting on their invoice, this should be indicated on the letter.
Your sponsor must be a commercial body (not a private individual such as a friend or relative). Sponsors cannot pay by instalments.
Please see below for the various payment methods we accept:-
Using our partner system, WPM, you will be able to pay your tuition securely in full using the following payment cards: Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard, Maestro or Visa Electron.
To pay by one of these card types, please visit our Tuition Fee Pathway and select payment in full or call the Finance Department on 01522 803120
Please note: If you are being sponsored, your sponsor can also pay online. They will need your student number, and date of birth. This ensures any payment is correctly assigned to your University account.
Using our partner system, WPM, you will be able to pay your tuition securely in instalments using the following payment cards: Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard or Visa Electron.
You can arrange a payment plan so that you can pay in instalments. The maximum number of monthly instalments you can arrange is 9. These must be consecutive monthly instalments starting in the month you enrol.
For September enrollers to set up your instalment plan using one of the card types above, please visit our Tuition Fee Pathway and select payment in instalments, call the Finance Department on 01522 803120 or visit us on the 3rd Floor of the Minerva Building.
For non-September enrollers you will need to call to the Finance department on 01522 803120 or visit us on the 3rd Floor of the Minerva Building.
Information on making a payment via bank transfer (*in your home currency).
Using our partner system, flywire, you will be able to arrange a bank transfer in your home currency taking advantage of the lowest exchanges rates we could find. If you do find cheaper rates, flywire will match your quote and give you an Amazon gift voucher (flywire price guarantee). Simply enter the GBP value that you have been asked to pay and the system will convert this to your home currency.
Although most currencies are available, *where payment in your home currency is not available or desired, flywire can also be used to process bank transfers in GBP Sterling, simply choose the GBP option from the list of available payment options. For further information or to set up your bank transfer, please visit our International Bank Transfer site.
*in most cases
China UnionPay中国银联在线支付服务 / AliPay 支付宝
If you would like to pay by either China UnionPay中国银联在线支付服务 or AliPay 支付宝, you will be able to securely process your tuition payment through our partner system, flywire. You simply enter the GBP value that you have been asked to pay, choose ‘China’ as the country that you’re paying from and the system will convert this to your home currency*.
For further information or to pay via this method, please visit our partner system, flywire.
*in most cases.
Please make cheques (Sterling) payable to "University of Lincoln". Print your Student ID number, name and address on the reverse of the cheque.
You must only use this method of payment if there is no other option available to you.
Please do not send cash through the post under any circumstances.