Payment methods

Ways to pay your University fees

If you receive a payment request please ensure you are confident it has been sent by the University. The following information can help you check any request you received:

  • Check the email address that has sent you the request ends in @le.ac.uk or @leicester.ac.uk.
  • Reminders and letters asking for payment will only ever be emailed.
  • The University will never provide our bank account details in a payment request, the methods of payment we accept can be found below.
  • Do not allow individuals to make payment on your behalf as you cannot be sure that they will make legitimate payments to the University.
  • If you are unsure about any payment requests you receive please contact us at feesandincome@le.ac.uk

Cash payments are not accepted by the University for tuition or accommodation fees. Cash deposited into our bank account will also not be accepted.

Acceptable payment methods

You can pay your University tuition and accommodation fees in the following ways:

Visa, MasterCard, AMEX

WU Payment Methods

Under the University’s Anti-Money Laundering Procedures, the University will not accept transfers of funds for personal living or other expenses. Funds to cover living costs, including the cost of non-University accommodation, must be paid directly to your own bank account under a separate transaction. Any payments so received will be returned directly to the sender by the same method that payment was made.

Contact Details

If you are unsure a payment request you receive was sent by the University please contact us before making payment.

Due to the current situation with COVID-19 and the University's response our staff are working remotely and we will respond to your email, please be patient with us whilst we respond to you.

  • Student Fees and Income Management feesandincome@le.ac.uk
  • Student Fees and Income Management Telephone: +44(0)116 252 3733. Phone lines are open Monday to Friday 10:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 16:00.
  • Distance Learning Team (all courses) dlstudy@le.ac.uk

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