This section includes detailed information about tuition rates and fees related to Continuing Education programs. 

If you have questions about tuition and fees, please contact our Bursar and Accouting Services team. 

Bursar and Accounting Services

Continuing Education is pleased to provide bursar and accounting services to our students.

If you have a question about your tuition bill, setting up a payment plan, paying your tuition and/or student fees, etc., please contact us at 303-492-2212 or email us at

Our staff is available from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday in the fall and spring (summer hours are 9 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday via phone and email; Monday through Thursday for in-person services). We are located on the second floor of the Continuing Education Building.

Tuition Due Dates

Bills become available in Buff Portal (CUBill&Pay for authorized payers) by the second Thursday of each month after you register for classes. Payment is due on the 5th of the following month. Postmarks and post-dated checks are not honored. Dates may be subject to change without notice.

See the Bursar’s Office website for important dates.

Tuition and Fee Agreement and Disclosure

All students who enroll in courses at the University of Colorado Boulder are held responsible for payment as described in the Tuition and Fee Agreement and Disclosure. Students accept the terms of this agreement during the registration process in Buff Portal.

For more information, visit the CU Boulder Bursar’s Office website.

Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fees are just one part of the overall cost to attend CU Boulder. The full cost of attendance for an academic year could include expenses such as housing and food, books and supplies and items that are not billed by the university, such as personal expenses, transportation and medical insurance. View the full cost of attendance.