Note: To hold your place in the program, you must submit your full payment within five business days from the date on your acceptance letter, or immediately if you're admitted within one week of the application deadline. You may lose your place if you do not meet your payment deadline.

How to pay if you live within the U.S.

If you live within the U.S., you can pay by any of the following methods:

  • Credit card (MasterCard or Visa) through our secure online Student Services system (preferred method). Payment will be posted to your account within one to two business days.
  • Cashier's check or personal check drawn on a major U.S. bank in U.S. funds and made payable to Cornell University. (There is a $25 charge for each check returned for nonpayment.)
  • Money order

If paying by check or money order, mail to:

Cornell University Summer College
B20 Day Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853

How to pay if you live outside the U.S.

To submit payment from outside the U.S., visit

When setting up your Flywire account, use the same email that you used for your Summer College application. Payment will be posted to your account within two to five business days.

Flywire allows you to pay securely from any bank, generally in your home currency.

For more information, visit the Flywire help page.