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About the Lancaster Payment Portal

This facility allows students, parents, staff or sponsors to pay tuition and/or accommodation fees along with many other items online.

All fees will have been notified to students by the appropriate University authority. Please ensure you have these details and a student ID, where appropriate, to hand before entering the payment portal.

You can be confident that your personal details are safe with our payment pathways. All website transactions are secure and encrypted using a Thawte SSL certificate to offer you secure communications by encrypting all data to and from the site. ‌

We accept Visa, Visa Debit, Mastercard, Maestro and American Express.

Maestro Card Users Note: Currently we only accept UK Maestro cards.

International & Other Payment Methods

Lancaster University’s preferred method of payment is by debit or credit card but we realise this isn’t always possible. Other payment methods available are as follows:

UK Bank Transfer

Send a payment direct to the University’s bank account.


International Bank Transfer

Send a payment from an international bank account or other method.

Lancaster University has partnered with Western Union to allow students, their families or sponsors the opportunity to securely pay tuition and/or accommodation fees in their local currency.

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