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The Billing and Payment Gateway of UMass Amherst

Bill and Payments

SPIRE and QuikPAY: Online easy access Students can view and pay their University bill in QuikPAY, the University's online billing and payment system.  To access QuikPAY, student must first log into...

Semester bills are available six to eight weeks before the semester starts. The Bursar's Office posts bills online in QuikPAY. Paper invoices are not mailed.  QuikPAY is the University's online...

You may make payments online, in-person, by mail. Learn more.

UPay is an installment payment plan offered by the University.

Why we can’t talk to you about the bill, even if you pay it, without your student’s permission  Under FERPA (the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act), UMass Amherst must have the student's...

Failure-to-pay Consequences Students are expected to remain in good financial standing with the University and should pay any balance due by the date specified on their bill. 

Students must sign up for Excess Express, our direct deposit service for student refunds. To sign up for Excess Express, students need to log into their SPIRE account. In the main menu, select...

Former students may pay in-person, by mail or online through Commerce Manager. But former students cannot pay through QuikPAY or UPay.  It may take up to 48 hours for your payment to be reflected on...