Please be advised that due to a system upgrade, any payments submitted after Jan 27th will be processed but will not be posted to your student account until Feb 5th. We appreciate your consideration and patience in this matter and please feel free to reach out to for any questions or concerns.

API accepts the following payment methods:

ACH Bank Draft/Transfer (Bank Account number and ACH Routing number needed)

There is no fee to pay by this method.

Credit Card & Debit Card

Paying by this method involves a 2.9% convenience fee for US cards or a 4.5% convenience fee for international address cards. Visa, MasterCard, Discover cards are accepted.

Personal Check or Money Order

Make checks payable to Academic Programs International and send to API’s Austin, TX address. Each check should include the student’s full name and API account number.

International Wire

API does allow wire payments from international students who do not have a US bank account. Please contact API financial services for more information.