Financial Services

Payment Deadlines

Winter 2022 Semester:  Tuition and Fees Due Monday, December 13, 2021

Spring 2022 Semester:  Tuition and Fees Due Monday, December 13, 2021

All tuition and fees are due at the time of registration following their respective deadlines.  Upon the deadline and thereafter, please be prepared to pay in full, sign up for the payment plan, or have approved and accepted financial aid in place, to avoid being dropped from classes.

For your convenience, East Central College accepts cash, checks, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover. Payments can be made at the cashier’s office, over the phone, in full through your eCentral portal, via mail, or be dropped in the dropbox after hours in the Lobby at Buescher Hall.

Payment Plan                    

ECC’s tuition payment plan allows you to break down your tuition balance into affordable monthly payments and is now available for the upcoming Fall term. More information is available here. For instructions on setting up a payment plan click here.

To enroll in the payment plan go to your eCentral account or contact our cashier’s office at 636-584-6739.

Important Dates and Deadlines:

Term Date Description
22/WI December 13, 2021 Winter Tuition and Fees Due
22/SP December 13, 2021 Spring Tuition and Fees Due
22/SP February 6, 2022 Last day to sign up for Direct Deposit for Spring Disbursements
22/SP February 18, 2022 Financial Aid Disbursements and First Half of Student Loans
22/SP March  25, 2022 2nd Half of Student Loan Disbursements

Paycheck Disbursements

All employees are paid on a bi-weekly payroll. Paychecks for all full-time, part-time, and adjunct employees are directly deposited. Temporary and student workers may elect direct deposit but are not mandatory. Temporary and work-study students who do not elect direct deposit may pick up their checks at the Cashier’s window.

Lost & Found

You lost it, we may have it.  The lost and found is located with the Cashiers located in the lobby of Buescher Hall.  Stop by during normal business hours.

Financial Aid Check Request Form


Phone: (636) 584-6739
Fax:     (636) 584-0513

Office Hours

Monday–Thursday: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM