The University of Texas-Pan American
Comptroller Office
September 27, 2016


Payments & Collections:

The Payments & Collections Office is located at Room 1.145, Student Services Building. The office consists of 5 full-time cashiers, 2 accountants, and 7 part-time student workers. The main function of the Payments & Collections Office is to collect funds that are due to the University: tuition, parking fines, lab debts, graduation fees, and other debts incurred on campus.

Other Services Offered:

  • Cash personal checks up to $10.00 for students with proper ID free of charge
  • Cash personal checks up to $20.00 for faculty and staff with proper ID free of charge.
  • Provide cashier services for departments on campus for special events with two week notice.
  • Parking permits and temporary permits maybe be purchased between 8:00am and 5:00.
  • Give refunds for the soda and snack machines. (maximum $2.00)

After-hour Services:

Payments & Collections has a night drop-box located outside of the building next to the entrance. The drop-box is opened daily at 4:30 p.m.

Payments can always be made via the web at ASSIST Self Service.

Payment Options:

We accept:

  • Cash
  • Checks(personal check with proper form of picture I.D.)
  • Money orders
  • Credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, and Discover)

Payment plans are available for the Fall and Spring semesters.  To be eligible for the Installment payment plan, a student:

  • Must have valid picture I.D.
  • Must sign an installment contract at the Payments & Collections Office
1201 W. University Drive Edinburg, TX 78539-2999
956/665-UTPA  1-866-441-UTPA
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