Information for Students


U-Bill is short for University Bill. It is the main source for communicating university charges to you

At Iowa State University we utilize an electronic bill. Notifications will be sent to you through your email

The U-Bill is available in AccessPlus on the 1st of each month and is due on the 20th of each month                                                                                                                                                                                           DUE ON THE 20TH                                           

Student To-Do List:

Complete in AccessPlus           

  ACCOUNT INFO RELEASE - Until this is completed, the only person that can discuss the details of your U-Bill is you

 THIRD PARTY ACCESS - Until this is completed, the only person that can view the U-Bill is you 

 DIRECT DEPOSIT - In the event of a credit balance, direct deposit is recommended for a speedy refund


Educational Tax Credit (1098-T)

The tax form 1098-T can be found on your AccessPlus account under the Student tab and Tax Info (1098)


 Loans Receivable

If you have ever borrowed a Perkins, Health Profession Student Loan (HPSL), Loan for Disadvantaged Students (LDS), or a University Long Term Loan (ULTL) additional information is available on the Loans Receivable page. Eligibility for these loans is determined by the Office Student Financial Aid. 


Orientation Information

Information included in the orientation videos below are for the 2022/2023 academic year.  

View the complete orientation videos for domestic students and families

Orientation Videos (Youtube)

Orientation Slideshow (Powerpoint)

View the complete orientation slideshow for international students and families

Orientation Slides - International (PDF)



Billing Terms & Conditions

See Terms & Conditions


FERPA: The Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act

If you've got questions, check out this quick tutorial: FERPA