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Pay For Classes

If you are having trouble making a payment before today's Curriculum tuition payment deadline, please email to receive an extension on your payment deadline.

Credit Classes - Three Options to Pay

Option 1

Pay Online in full with A-B Tech through Self-Service

For online payment login, you will need to:

  1. Use Internet Explorer or Firefox
  2. Know your A-B Tech username – first name, middle initial, last name (all lowercase). Example: James Michael Jones would be... jamesmjones
  3. Know your A-B Tech password – initial password is your birthdate as MMDDYY. You should change your password as soon as possible by visiting the Password Reset page.
  4. Log in to Pay Now
  5. Your payment receipt will be emailed to your A-B Tech student email account.

Detailed instructions for paying in full online are available on our InfoBase.

Option 2

Payment plans open July 16th for fall classes.

Payment Plans with Nelnet 

Payment plans for open July 16th for Fall 2019.

Steps to set up a payment plan:

  1. Sign in to Self-Service
  2. Click on Student Finance
  3. Drop down under Student Finance, and select Payment Plans
  4. Select Proceed to Processor
  5. Set up your Student Account
  6. Select a Plan Option
  7. Follow Prompts to Complete


Tuition payment plans are only available online using Nelnet as our provider.

  • $25 Enrollment Fee to Create a Payment Plan
  • No Interest
  • Financial aid awards are deducted from the balance owed so you will only write plan for balance minus aid.
  • $2 Enrollment Fee for an Immediate Full Payment (option to use Discover since A-B Tech's internal payment system cannot process Discover)
  • $30 Nelnet Returned Payment Fee if Payment Is Returned - Insufficient Funds
  • $50 A-B Tech late fee for missed payments
  • Easy online enrollment
  • Monthly payment plan
  • Payment plans are updated nightly to adjust for added and dropped classes.

Payment Methods

  • Automatic Bank Payment (ACH)
  • Credit card/debit card (Discover, American Express, Master Card, or Visa)
Payments are processed on the 5th of each month. Insufficient payments will be charged a $30 fee from Nelnet and a $50 late fee from A-B Tech.

Option 3

Visit our business office on the Asheville Campus

Pay in person in the Roberson Building at 93 Victoria Road.

Roberson Hours of Operation

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Pay in person at the A-B Tech Madison Site.

A-B Tech Madison Hours of Operation



Register and Pay for Continuing Education Classes

Non-credit Classes

Continuing Education Registration and Payment