Tuition Deposit Payment (for new Undergraduate Degree students from the US only)
Students from the USA who have applied and been admitted (given an Offer) to our Undergraduate Degree programmes from the USA are required to submit an Admissions Confirmation Deposit to confirm their place and accept their Offer of Admission. This Admissions Confirmation Deposit is deducted from the tuition fees once an applicant enrols at the University.
Important: Please note that the Admissions Confirmation Deposit is non-refundable and non-transferrable should the applicant fail to enrol at Richmond, except in the case of student-visa refusal (please contact the Admissions Office for procedures in this situation).
Priority Deadlines for submitting your Tuition Deposit:
- Fall semester: May 1
- Spring semester: Nov 1
- Late deposits will be accepted on a space-available basis.
Making payment for your Admissions Confirmation Deposit*:
- *Please be sure that you include your Student ID Number in the reference section on payments made by cheques, card, or bank transfers.
You may wish to pay your Admissions Confirmation Deposit by completing the Undergraduate Admission Confirmation Deposit Form, which should be returned by post to our Office of Admissions for North America located in Boston, MA.
- Additional payment methods: Deposit payments may also be submitted via one of the payment methods below under Payment of Tuition & Accommodation Fees.
If you have questions on how to pay your Admissions Confirmation Deposit, please contact our Office of Admissions for North America at +1 617 450 5617 or email our office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that the Housing Deposit will be a separate payment to the above Tuition Deposit (if required).
To secure your housing allocation, payment for the Housing Deposit will be required once you have applied for housing and have been allocated a room. Our Residental Life staff will be in touch once your housing application has been received and processed. If you have any questions please contact the Admissions Office at email@example.com.
Payment of Tuition & Accommodation Fees (All students):
For questions regarding fees or payment of fees, please email the Finance Office or call +44 (0)20 8332 8223. All fees are payable in advance however some payment plan options are available dependent on status for certain students.
– Please be sure to quote your Student ID Number in the reference on cheques, card, or bank transfer payments.
Accepted methods of payment:
Debit or Credit Card
Payments may be made by debit/credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) over the telephone. To make payment by debit or credit card, please contact the Finance Office +44 20 8332 8223.
US Aid and Student Finance England eligible students only
Students may be considered to have a valid payment plan if they are eligible participants of the US Federal Loan programs or eligible for Student Finance England funding. This must be certified and approved by the Financial Aid Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or +44 (0) 20 8332 8244 by the due date for payment. Any shortfall in the funding of fees will need to be met by the student.
The tuition fee does not include the cost of a student’s personal text books, course books or any other additional costs such as museum or theatre visits.
Room & Board
The payment for Room & Board entitles the student to full board from Monday to Friday, one meal on Saturday and two meals on Sunday. Clean bed linen is provided weekly, but no towels. The University reserves the right to make room changes at any time during the semester.
Students taking one or two courses (3 to 8 credits) in a given semester are classified as part-time students. Scholarships, financial assistance awards and housing are not available for part-time students.