As Cougar Central is currently closed to the public, due to COVID-19 precautions, Student Financial Services staff are available by phone Monday through Friday, 8am - 5pm.
You can drop a check or money order payment off in the Student Financial Services drop box located on the wall just outside of Cougar Central.Student Financial Services
Credit/Debit Card and eCheck payments can be made online 24/7.
Step 1: Log in to MyCSUSM
Step 2: Access your Student Center
Step 3: From the Finances section, select “Make a Payment” button.
IMPORTANT: Be sure your internet browser allows pop-ups. Be sure to pay close attention to the “Due Now” amount.
Step 4: In the new window, select the “Balance” link.
The amount shown in this page will be your total balance, and not necessarily the
amount that is due (if on a payment plan, for example). The “Due Now” amount from your Student Center will include all tuition/fees due within the next
Step 5: Enter amount you wish to pay, and select the “Add to Basket” button.
Step 6: Confirm the amount you wish to pay, and if correct, select “Checkout” button.
Note: If the amount is incorrect, you can select “Edit Item” to change the amount. If you wish to cancel the payment, select “Delete
Step 7: Select payment method and select “Continue Checkout” button.
After reviewing for accuracy, select the “Submit Payment” button to finalize payment.