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Student Bursar's Accounts are available:

Fall 2024 Accounts: July 10, 2024 - December 9, 2024

  • Limit is $1000 for Fall and Spring Semesters & $500 for Summer Semesters
  • Please Note: Once an Accounts is closed you can no longer charge to the account


Student Accounts & Payment Information

Student Bursar's Accounts

  • Account will be activated within 24 hours of enrolling in 3 or more credit hours for summer semester, or 6 or more for fall semester, and if you are in good standing with the Bursar's office
  • You will receive an email from the Bookstore informing you about the account
  • Limit is $1000 for Fall and Spring Semesters & $500 for Summer Semesters
  • Accounts open approximately 1 month prior to the start of classes, and will close 3 months into the semester. They will remain active as long as you continue to be in good standing at the Bursar's office, and maintain at least 6 credit hours for Fall & Spring semesters (3 credit hours for Summer)
  • Students are NOT obligated to utilize this account
  • Account must be paid in accordance with Bursar's office terms

The UNM Bookstore accepts your Student Bursar's Account as a method of payment for course materials. By selecting in-store or curbside pickup, you can purchase your course materials tax-free.

Click Here to read important points about the Student Bursar's Account.

Other Payment Information

  • Card Holder MUST be present at the time of the purchase
  • Student can ONLY use their own credit card
  • Check writer MUST be present at the time of purchase
  • Name and address MUST be printed on the check
  • Student cannot use check signed by parent/or guardian, without parent /or guardian present
  • ALL card and check purchases must have ID (license or student ID)


  • Declining balance account which can be set up online
  • Easy way to set a budget for your student