Advanced Payment

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Advance Payment

A nonrefundable advance payment of $400 is required with each contract. Contracts submitted before May 1 can submit a minimum nonrefundable $200 advance payment and pay the remaining $200 balance by May 1.

  • Paper checks should be mailed to University Housing | PO Box 880622 | Lincoln, NE 68588-0622
  • Cash payments should be brought to University Housing | 530 N. 17th Street | Lincoln, NE 68588-0622
  • University Housing is open Monday – Friday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (CST)
  • Advance payments paid by paper checks or cash will result in the contract process being delayed until the payment is received.
  • Students may submit the advance payment online by credit/debit (VISA, Mastercard, American Express or Discover) or e-check.

Submitting The Advance Payment

  • Log into MyRed.
  • Under "Residence Halls" select "Access the Housing Portal."
  • Select "Contract" in the red navigation bar across the top of the page.
  • Select the contract term and click "Save and Continue."
  • Select "Advance Payment."
  • Select "Pay Now" and follow the payment prompts.