How to pay by card or PayPal

(N.B. All the examples below are illustrated using Google Chrome Version 6)

When you click to pay your fees online you will be taken to this page:

step 1

Fill in your name and your student ID number. Your student ID can be found on your registration form or card and is normally 6 or 8 digits, for example 123456. All the fields marked with a red star need to be filled in before you can proceed:

names

When you have filled in your details click “Continue” to go to the next page:

amount

Select which kind of fee you are paying with the checkboxes. You can pay tuition fees, accommodation fees or your accommodation prepayment.

Enter the amount which you need to pay (Please note: If you need to use a decimal marker, please use the full stop or period symbol, for example £99.99 instead of £99,99)

Click Proceed to continue to the next page:

summary

This is a summary of your name, student ID number, the amount you are paying and what kind of fee you are paying.

If anything is incorrect, click “Back” to return to the previous page. If everything is correct, click “Continue” to proceed:

step 4

Select how you want to pay. We are currently able to accept Visa debit and credit cards, Mastercard, Maestro, American Express and PayPal. If you chose to pay by card you will be taken to the following page:

step 5

Enter your card details and address, then click “Continue”. If your card issuer uses 3-D Secure you will be taken to their 3-D Secure page to answer some additional security questions.

If your payment is successful you will receive a confirmation message on screen and a confirmation email will be sent to your student email address. If your payment is unsuccessful you will be notified by a message on screen.

If you chose to pay by PayPal you will be taken to this page:

step 5 paypal

Enter the email address of your PayPal account and a phone number where you can be reached and click “Checkout with PayPal”. You will then be taken to the PayPal login page to log in and confirm your payment:

paypal login

If your payment is successful you will receive a confirmation message on screen and a confirmation email will be sent to your student email address. If your payment is unsuccessful you will be notified by a message on screen.

If you have any problems with the ePayment Gateway please contact Student Fees:

Telephone: 0121 414 6074
Email: studentfees@bham.ac.uk