Paying for Tuition Options

Pay by Check

Payments made by check should include the following information:

  • Student ID number and name

  • Daytime phone number

Pay by Credit Card

We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover.

Payments made with credit card should include:

  • Student ID #
  • Daytime phone number
  • Credit card number
  • Expiration Date
  • 3 Digit security code
  • Amount
  • Signature of card holder

Pay by Mail

Students may mail a check or credit card payment to the Business Office.  Be sure to mail payment at least 10 days prior to the tuition due date.

Please mail to Ridgewater College at:

Ridgewater College
2101 15th Ave NE
Willmar, MN 56201


Ridgewater College
2 Century Ave
Hutchinson, MN 55350

Ridgewater has partnered with Nelnet Business Solutions to offer students an easy and convenient means of paying their tuition. Login to eServices.

Feel free to stop in-person to make your payment by cash, check or credit card.

Business office hours are: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.

Invoices and statements are NOT mailed to students.

Statements and other student information are available through the eServices portal. Students can check their account balance (and other information such as grades and course schedules) online anytime.

Log on to eServices and enter your Star ID and password. Once logged on, select Bills and Payment on the left side under Student eServices.

“Balance Due by Term” reflects activity for a specific term while “Full Account Detail” reflects all activity on your student account since 2000.

Business Office Phone:

  • (320) 234-8596


Business Office Hours:

  • 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday