Billing- All billing for Continuing Studies students is prepared and delivered electronically. Please be sure we have your correct email address. Students and authorized users are able to view billing statements and make secured payments electronically. You can also print official invoices for self and employer use. Once you receive your confirmation and VU ID #, you may log onto V-Bill to create your V-bill account and then view/pay your bill electronically. To pay with credit card, please access the payment link through your myNova account. Bills are updated on the 1st, 10th and 20th of every month.
Payment Options- Continuing Studies students have the option to pay by check,cash or credit card (we accept Visa, Master Card, Discover, or American Express). There is a 2.75% convenience fee charged on all credit card transactions. If payment is made with credit card, in case of a refund, the convenience fee is non-refundable. If you wish to pay with credit card, please access the credit card payment option under Bursar Links through your myNova account. You also have the option of paying the bill online from your checking or savings account or printing the bill and mailing your check.
Financial Aid - Traditional student financial aid through FAFSA is NOT available for non-credit Certificate Programs; however, listed below are two lenders that do offer continuing education loans.
Loan options are shown below.
Payment of Charges- Payments are due no later than the first day of class. This requirement applies to all students, including those who register too late to receive a bill. Please see TERMS of BILLING on the program registration page. Students are responsible for payment of all charges on his/her student account. Overdue obligations may be referred to an outside collection agency or to an attorney for collection efforts and/or legal suit, the debt is increased to cover all reasonable costs of collection including collection fees, court costs and attorney fees.
Academic Records- If a student has an overdue obligation, registration will not be permitted and academic records and certificates will not be released.
Cancellation Policy- Cancellations must be in writing and received by the Office of Continuing Studies before the first class. No refunds are granted once the class begins.