Payment can be made at The Office of Student Services on either campus or online through SageAdvisor ( Go to SageAdvisor –> Student Menu –> Financial Information –> Access/Pay Your Account –> View Statements/Make a Payment link located at top of page using credit card or electronic check.

  • Parents & Guardians: students may authorize parents and guardians to receive the same emailed statement of accounts each month. To generate these emails, students must log into SageAdvisor, click Access/Pay your Account, click View Statements/Make a Payment, click Your Account, and select “Add New” under Parent PINS.

Payment Options

Electronic Check

There is no fee assessed when you pay using an electronic check. You or your parent can authorize The Sage Colleges to deduct the funds directly from a checking account for a specific amount. To authorize your payment The Sage Colleges will need the following information:

  • your account routing number
  • your account number (checking or savings)

Credit Card

The Sage Colleges accepts payments via VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover. There is no fee assessed when using your credit card. You authorize The Sage Colleges to charge your credit card with the amount you designate.

For your security, The Sage Colleges will no longer accept credit card information via phone, fax, or mail. Online transactions are secured through Cash Net, which has been included on VISA’s list of CISP (Cardholder Information Security Program) compliant service providers.

Payment Plan

The Sage Colleges offers a low cost payment plan through Tuition Management Services (TMS) for the Fall and Spring . The payment options provided by TMS allow for students and families to spread the cost of attendance over time concurrent with the period of enrollment. The payment plan is not credit based.

The cost to enroll in the payment plan is $40.00 (fee). Note: if the tuition payment due date has passed, students will be required to pay plan fee and submit first payment of the payment plan.

If you need assistance in calculating the amount of your plan please contact The Office of Student Accounts, [email protected], 518-244-2205 (Troy) or 518-292-1788 (Albany).