All current students will have the opportunity to choose how they want their tuition refund.

Pratt Institute is always looking for ways to accommodate the busy and demanding lives of our students.

You can receive your money in either of these forms:

  • Electronically transfer money to any checking and/or savings account (Direct Deposit Funds available 2–3 days)
  • You may also request your refund to be sent to you via check just login to pick your preference on the Nelnet portal. Make sure you have picked an option as to not delay your refund.

**If no choice is made you will receive a physical check from TMS/Nelnet Campus Commerce (this option takes the longest to receive your funds (7–10 days)


Pratt has partnered with Nelnet Business Solutions to offer student and families quick refund options. In the event of overpayment of tuition and fees, you should select your desired refund disbursement method to prevent any confusion or refunding delays. 

Please log into your secured Pratt account using https://One.Pratt.EDU   (Use your ONE KEY)

  1. Go to Finances

  2. Select  “FA Refund Status”

Upon your first login to the Nelnet Page, you will be required to create an account in order to sign up to track your refund. Next, please use the Refund Button located on the top of the page to manage your desired refund disbursement method in the event you are eligible for a refund.

Please make sure your address is correct in Pratt’s system! You will not be able to change your address here. In order to change your address, please use the change of address form.

If you need further assistance, or see no information concerning your refund on the Nelnet portal,  or have questions and/or concerns, - please contact your personal financial counselor directly. To contact Nelnet directly you call   800-609-8056.