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STUDENT FINANCIAL SERVICES

Your MyCSULB Student Center provides an easy way to access, view, and manage your student account information online. To learn more about your student account, login to the Single-Sign On Portal.

 

About Your Student Account 

Step 1: 
Select the "Account Inquiry" link below the "Finances" section of the Student Center.
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Step 2:
Click on one of the five tabs (summary, activity, charges due, payments, and pending aid) you wish to view. The “summary” tab displays summarized charges, payments, pending financial aid and due charges by term.
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Step 3:
The "activity" tab lists all payments, charges, financial aid and refunds posted by date range and or term(s).       
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Step 4:
The "charges due" tab displays a summary of unpaid charges by due date.     
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Step 5:
The "payments" tab lists all payments including financial aid posted on your account by date range.
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Step 6:
The "pending aid" tab can be viewed by one or all terms.     
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How to Pay Your Fees 

Step 1:
Select the "Make a Payment" link below the "Finances" section of the Student Center.
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Step 2:
Click on the "Make a Payment" button
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Step 3:
Click on the "Go to Payment Website" button.
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Step 4:
Select the charges to pay. 
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Step 5:
Click the "Add to Basket" button.
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Step 6:
Click the "Checkout" button.
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Step 7:
Select a payment method and click on the "Continue Checkout" button.
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Step 8:
Enter the bank information then click the "Continue Checkout" button.
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Step 9:
Review and confirm payment information. Then click on the "Submit Payment" button.
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How to Pay Your Fees With Foreign Currency

Step 1:
Select the "Make a Payment" link below the "Finances" section of the Student Center.

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Step 2:
Click on the "Make a Payment" button
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Step 3:
Click on the "Go to Payment Website" button.
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Step 4:
Select the charges to pay. 

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Step 5:
Click the "Add to Basket" button.

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Step 6:
Click the "Checkout" button.

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Step 7:
Select the "Pay with Foreign Currency" payment method, then click on the “Continue Checkout” button.  You will be taken to a Western Union website to complete your transaction.

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Step 8:
On the next page, select the country from which the payment will be made, then click "Get a Quote."

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Step 9:
Choose a way to pay by selecting one of the payment options below and click "Select."

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Step 10:
Fill out the required fields pertaining to the student and click "Next."

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Step 11:
Next, provide the payer information.  Select "Someone else" if anyone other than the student will complete the transaction, then select the relationship to the student.  Complete the payer information fields and click "Proceed to Payment."

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Step 12:
Once the transaction has been submitted, click "Print Instructions."  The link will include the bank account and SWIFT information that must be provided to the bank in order to process the transfer of funds.  An email with this information will also be sent to the payee email address provided.  Payees will have 72 hours to complete their transaction to secure the conversion rate given at the time.

Below is a sample image of what will be generated for the student.  Please note that the bank information generated can vary depending on the country the funds are coming from and that the "Pay Online" option may not be available for some students.

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NOTE:  Students can also track their payments through the same site by clicking the "Track Your Payment" link.  Input your reference number and select "View Your Payment."

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How to Sign Up for E-Refund

All CSULB students are required to sign up for E-Refund, which electronically deposits any refunds that you are expecting, including financial aid disbursement refunds, directly into your bank account. This is a faster and safer way to receive your funds.  The instructions for all students can be found on this Financial Aid site (even if you're not receiving aid). 

How to Enroll in a Payment Plan

Step 1:
In the Finances section of the Student Center, select "Enroll in Payment Plan" from the "other financial" drop down menu. In this example, $3,419.00 is the amount due.


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Step 2:
Select Payment Plan. Click on the radio button under Payment Plans to select the available payment plan. Then click on the “Next” button to continue. 

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Step 3:
Review Installments - Review installment dates and amounts. Read the note at the bottom marked “Important.” Then click on the “Next” button to continue.

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Step 4:
Agreement - review installment information, notes and the agreement at the bottom. Click the "Yes" box to agree. Then click on the "Enroll" button to continue. 
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Step 5:
Result - you are now enrolled. Review your installment due dates and amounts. To see charges not covered by the payment plan, click on the "View My Account" button. 

 
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How to Opt Out of the (SIRF) Student Involvement Representation Fee

Step 1:
Click on the Account Inquiry link under the Finances section of your Student Center. 

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Step 2:
Click on the Activity tab. 

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Step 3:
Click on the information icon next to the SIRF-Student Involv & Repr Fee to learn more about the Student Representation Fee. 

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You can also access more information on the CSSA Website.

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Step 4:
If you choose to ‘Opt Out’ of paying for the Student Representation Fee, click on the ‘OPT OUT’ icon to the right of the fee. 

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Step 5:
Select your Opt Out Reason, then click the Opt Out button. 

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How to view and print Form 1098-T (Tuition Statement) 

Step 1:

From the Finances section of the Student Center, click on "other financial…" drop-down menu and choose the "View 1098-T" option.

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Step 2:

Click the tax year hyperlink to view the 1098-T Form you wish to view, for example, 2017.

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FERPA Information Release

You can provide consent to allow CSU Long Beach to disclose confidential information from your education records to parents, spouses, or other third parties.  In your Student Center, you can specify what information can be released and which individuals are authorized to receive this information. For instructions, review this guide.