International Payments

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University at Buffalo has partnered with Flywire to streamline the tuition and fee payment process for our international students. Flywire offers multiple payment options and excellent foreign exchange rates. They’ll ensure your payment arrives safely and accurately.

Process for International Payments

By using Flywire, you can track your payments, save on bank fees and exchange rates and receive multilingual customer service.

To start the international payment process:

  1. Students go to MyUB and log in using your UBIT name and password. Click on the HUB Student Center tab at the top of your MyUB homepage.
  2. Click on Billing / Payments.
  3. Click on Payment Options.
  4. Once you are in QuikPAY, click on View & Pay Accounts.
  5. Click on the Make a Payment button, enter your payment amount and choose International Payment as your payment method.

Authorized Payers may also use this service. To initiate the process, log in to QuikPAY and follow Steps 4 and 5 above.

Other Methods of Payment

Online

Payments by either Credit Card or eCheck (electronic check) are accepted online only. To make a Credit Card or eCheck payment, log into MyUB using your UBITName and password. Click on the HUB Student Center tab at the top of your MyUB homepage.  Click on Billing / Payments and then click on Payment Options.  You will then be brought into QuikPAY where you can make a payment by clicking on View & Pay Accounts.

Authorized payers can make payments on their student’s eBill by logging into the authorized payer website.

Credit Cards

The University at Buffalo accepts credit card payments from Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. Credit card payments cannot be made through the mail, telephone or at Student Accounts at 1Capen.  Please note that there will be no charge for payments made via credit card.

eCheck

eCheck is a direct debit from your personal U.S. checking or savings account. Payments made by eCheck, are offered at no charge to you. You will need the routing number and account number to process an eCheck.

personal check with routing number highlighted.

International Wire Transfer

The University at Buffalo has partnered with Flywire to streamline the tuition and fee payment process for our international students. Flywire offers multiple payment options and excellent foreign exchange rates. They'll ensure your payment arrives safely and accurately. Flywire payments can be made through your HUB Student Center.  Click on Billing / Payments and then click on Payment Options.  You will then be brought into QuikPAY where you can initiate your payment by clicking on View & Pay Accounts.

Mail

Checks and money orders are the only form of payment that will be accepted through the mail. If you wish to pay by mail:

  • Using the PDF of your eBill, print and return the remittance page with your payment. (The remittance page contains the message “Looking to pay by check? Please mail your payment and this page to the address below.” )
  • Make checks payable to University at Buffalo and include your UB Person Number. 
  • Allow 7 days for mailing to avoid late fees. A postmark prior to the payment due date will not result in removal of a late fee.

Mail eBill payments to:

University at Buffalo
PO Box 10068
Albany, NY 12201-5068

Overnight payments

Overnight payments sent by any carrier other than USPS (United States Postal Service), should be sent to the address below:

KeyBank - Lockbox Operations
Attn: University at Buffalo Lockbox #10068
555 Patroon Creek Blvd
Albany, NY 12206

For all non-NYS programs, such as scholarships, third party payments, or grants, the payment should be sent to:

University at Buffalo
Student Accounts at 1Capen
Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260-0001

In-Person

For the safety of students and staff, payments will no longer be accepted in-person in 1Capen. Students are asked to pay online, through QuikPAY (in your HUB Student Center). When paying online, payments are posted to the student account in real-time. There is no additional charge for payments made with a credit or debit card or eCheck.

Payment Plan

UB’s Payment Plan allows families to spread tuition and fee payments over several payments each semester. It is not a loan program and the service is provided interest-free.

As of fall 2020, UB has added some payment features to make it easier for students and families, including the following:

UB Payment Plan now allows students to:

  • pay over 5 installments
  • incorporate past due spring 2020 balances

As always, there are no additional costs for payments made by credit card, debit card, or eCheck.