Payments

What payments options are available?

We offer the following payment options:  Western Union, Western Union Global Pay, Paypal, Cashier’s Checks and Payment via MoneyGram. A few Read more...

Are there any fees?

As a non-profit academic institution dedicated to opening access to higher education, UoPeople has succeeded in cutting down almost the entire cost of Read more...

I am unable to pay the application processing fee.

UoPeople does offer grants to qualified applicants who are unable to pay the Application Processing Fee. Please contact your Admissions Advisor or Read more...

May I talk to someone?

UoPeople is always ready to answer your questions. Visit our Contact Us page to find the relevant department for your query. Read more...

How can I pay for my Application Processing Fee?

Payments can be made through Western Union, Paypal, Cashier’s Checks and Payment via MoneyGram. PayPal payments can be with your personal PayPal Read more...

What are the costs involved in order to complete the MBA program?

There is a $60 Application Processing Fee, as well as a $200 per course assessment processing fee. The MBA can be completed for a total of $2,460, Read more...

Are UoPeople students eligible to receive funding from FAFSA?

University of the People is a tuition-free, non-profit accredited institution.  We are dedicated to opening the gates to higher education, regardless Read more...

How do I take exams?

At the present, all exams are administered online. As a non-profit academic institution dedicated to opening access to higher education, UoPeople has Read more...

Why are there fees if you are tuition-free?

University of the People is a tuition-free, non-profit institution. The University does not charge students to take classes, does not charge for any Read more...

How can I pay?

UoPeople offers payment via PayPal, Western Union and Cashier's Check.   A. PayPal: PayPal allows you to initiate payment through the Internet ( Read more...

How can I apply for a scholarship to pay for the assessment fees?

If and when you are admitted to UoPeople, you will be given the option to apply for a scholarship. Please visit our UoPeople website at http://www. Read more...

I cannot afford to pay the Assessment Fees. What are my Financial Aid options?

There are several options available to applicants that are admitted to start their studies at UoPeople. These opportunities are highlighted on UoPeople Read more...

I'm a Syrian student and I want to apply for the the scholarship.

You just need to start your Online Application (click here to start), and when you reach Step 4, send an email to the Office of Admissions and let them Read more...

Is there a separate fee for learning materials?

No, there is no fee for any learning materials. Everything is available via our website and online using free Internet resources. Read more...

How would I know that you have received my payments?

University of the People will send you an email once your payment status is updated by Western Union. Read more...

I tried to pay my Application Processing Fee but the system does not allow me - why?

You will be allowed to use the "Processing Fee - Application" section only once your online application is complete. If you cannot make a Read more...

I received a scholarship that does not cover the total amount I requested.

If your scholarship does not cover the amount you requested you may choose to start your studies with partial funding or you may apply for an additional Read more...

Where should I send the money to?

In order to pay your application processing fee using Western Union please select this as your payment method in the drop down menu on the application- Read more...

Do I need to have an account to pay with Western Union?

Western Union does not require you to have an account to make a payment with them. You should go to a Western Union Agent in person to make your payment. Read more...

How much will it cost to complete the MBA program?

There is a $60 Application Processing Fee, as well as a $200 Assessment Fee per exam. The MBA can be completed for $2460 dollars. Read more...

Do I need to have a PayPal account in-order to pay you?

You do not need a PayPal account to make a payment. You may pay via credit card as a guest user.  Payments can be made through Western Union, Paypal, Read more...

What kind of credit cards do you support?

PayPal supports different credit cards for each country. To see the credit cards PayPal accepts from your country, please refer to the following link: Read more...

Can someone else I know pay my Application Processing Fee?

Yes. You may have someone else pay your Application Processing Fee on your behalf if he or she mails to the University a Cashier’s Check (a check Read more...

How do I pay for the Application Processing Fee?

UoPeople offers payment through Western Union, Western Union Global Pay, Paypal, Cashier’s Checks and Payment via MoneyGram. PayPal: PayPal Read more...

Is the application processing fee refundable?

The Application Processing Fee is non-refundable. Please refer to the Payment Agreement for more details https://applicants.uopeople.edu/pdf/ Read more...

Can I pay with my local currency?

UoPeople requires all payments be submitted in US Dollars. Read more...

What can I do if the payments options you offer are not available for me?

If you are unable to make payment via PayPal or Western Union, you may submit payment for the Application Processing Fee with a Cashier's Check, which Read more...

How long will it take for my Western Union payment to be confirmed?

Payments made via Western Union are not instantly confirmed. Please note that it can take 3-4 business days to be confirmed from time of payment. Should Read more...

Why are there fees if you are tuition-free?

University of the People is a tuition-free, non-profit institution. Students are not charged for their educational instruction, course materials or annual Read more...

Is the Application Processing Fee refundable?

The Application Processing Fee is non-refundable. Please refer to the Payment Agreement in the Processing Fee – Application step of your online Read more...

Do you provide me with a receipt?

UoPeople sends an electronic receipt via email for each payment. Read more...

Where can I find a Western Union Agent?

You can locate a Western Union Agent in your region through the following link: http://www.westernunion.com/info/agentLocator.asp?country=global  Read more...