Tuition and Financial Aid FAQs

Tuition and Financial Aid FAQs

Below is a list of frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding tuition, financial aid, and billing for incoming and current students.

Q: 
I have my own insurance and don’t want to be billed. What do I have to do?
A: 

An electronic waiver must be completed online at www.crossagency.com/unity. You will receive confirmation via e-mail of the waiver then a credit will post to your account within 24 to 48 hours.  

Q: 
I am receiving scholarships. Why aren't they listed on my bill?
A: 

Outside scholarship will not appear on a student's bill until the funds have been received by the school.  You may deduct the amount of a scholarship from the amount due.  Please note, if the scholarship is not paid out until the Spring semester you will NOT be able to deduct it for Fall.   

Q: 
I just found out that I am getting a scholarship. What should I do?
A: 

Mail, scan and e-mail, or fax copies of any scholarships to Jeri Roberts, Director of Student Accounts: 207-509-7261.

Q: 
I have an adjustment in my financial aid award. Do I wait for a new bill?
A: 

No, updated billing mailings are mailed out only sporadically. You can find the adjusted amount due on “my ledger” by logging into your student portal.  It will be listed as “Overall Balance”.

Q: 
What is the date tuition must be paid?
A: 

Incoming students: July 15th; Returning Students: August 1.

Q: 
I just made a payment and I don’t see it listed on my ledger yet. Why not?
A: 

It can take 24 to 48 hours after a payment is made before it will post to your student account.  Payments made via Check can take a little longer to clear.   

Q: 
I have an additional student loan but they won’t disburse funds until after July 15th (incoming) or August 1 (returning). Can I still enroll?
A: 

As long as we have the approval by the due dates the account will be considered cleared for enrollment. 

Q: 
How much is due by the deadline?
A: 

You can find the amount due on “my ledger” by logging into your student portal.  It will be listed as “Overall Balance”. 

Q: 
Can I pay my bill online?
A: 

Yes, visit www.unity.edu/payments

Q: 
Can I pay my bill over the Phone?
A: 

No, we do not have secured lines and therefore can’t take this information over the phone.

Q: 
When do I start my payment plan?
A: 

We have 2 plans – 12 month starting May 25th and 10 month starting June 25.  You have until the tuition due date to apply for a payment plan but must make any back payments at the time of the application. 

Q: 
Where do I find my Student ID?
A: 

It is located in the upper right hand corner of your statement.  

Q: 
Once I deposit when will I be billed?
A: 

 1 to 2 weeks after your deposit has been received by Unity College.

Q: 
I am not doing my Nova Orientation until later. Why am I being billed now?
A: 

All students are billed for Nova Orientation in their first semester of enrollment regardless of when completed. 

Q: 
Where can I find more information on federal loans?
A: 

Refer to the student loan site www.studentloans.gov where you will find information and forms. 

Q: 
Where can I find out more about payment plans at Unity College?
A: 
Q: 
Where can I find more information about financial aid and student loans at Unity College?
A: 
Q: 
Where can I find the Health Insurance Waver Form?
A: 

Go to the cross agency page.