CWUNewsNews of Compliance: 1% Interest Charge on Overdue Accounts, 22 Oct 2014 12:17:55<h3>Notice of Compliance: 1% interest charge on overdue accounts</h3><p>This notice is to inform you that Central Washington University must charge 1% interest on past due accounts in accordance with *RCW 43.17.240, starting in November 2014. It will apply to items on your CWU account that are at least 30 days past due. To avoid the 1% interest charge your account must be current at all times.&nbsp; For questions related to the interest charge, contact us by phone at: 509 963-3546, or by email at: <a href=""></a>. An <a href="" target="_blank">interest waiver petition</a> form is available if you meet the conditions.</p><h3>*<a href="" target="_blank">RCW 43.17.240</a> Debts owed to the state — Interest rate.</h3><p><em>Interest at the rate of one percent per month, or fraction thereof, shall accrue on debts owed to the state, starting on the date the debts become past due. This section does not apply to: (1) Any instance where such interest rate would conflict with the provisions of a contract or with the provisions of any other law; or (2) debts to be paid by other governmental units. The office of financial management may adopt rules specifying circumstances under which state agencies may waive interest, such as when assessment or collection of interest would not be cost-effective. This section does not affect any authority of the state to charge or collect interest under any other law on a debt owed to the state by a governmental unit. This section applies only to debts which become due on or after July 28, 1991.</em></p></a href="">No Charge for Web Payments from Checking or Savings, 04 Jun 2014 17:03:38<p>Central Washington University strives to continually improve its web payment system for efficiency and to provide more options to our Campus Community.<br><br><strong>There is no charge for web payments made from a checking or savings account. </strong>TouchNet, the online credit card processing company, will impose a processing fee of <strong>2.85 % on the amount of each transaction only to web payments made with the credit card products: Visa, Master Card, and Discover.</strong><br><br>We continue to accept credit card payments in person at the Cashiers Office at no charge.<br><br>Central is looking into implementing a bank transfer option for international and domestic payments at no extra cost to you or your parents. We will provide more information about this option as it becomes available.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br>Online 1098-T Tax Information - Sign Up Today!, 10 Jan 2014 14:45:10<p>Want to get your 1098-T tax information as soon as it is ready? You can easily get your information online through your <a href="">MyCWU</a> account instead of waiting for a paper form to be mailed to you!</p><p>Just follow <a href="/student-accounts/sites/">these easy steps</a> to activate your online information!</p>Sign Up for Payment Plan, 01 Oct 2013 11:48:35<p>You are invited to sign up for the new Student Financial Services payment plan!&nbsp; Please see the <a href="/student-accounts/sites/">printable brochure</a> for full details! The payment plan helps you spread out your payments throughout the quarter.</p>