Deposits & Payments

Please read the following BEFORE submitting a deposit:

  • We do not hold spaces indefinitely for applicants. Participation is not guaranteed without a confirmation deposit.The acceptance letter is the only notification we will send stating that we require a $300 deposit to hold your place in the program.

  • All External Programs deposits must be made online. Emerson accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express credit cards as well as online ACH payments using checking or savings account information. Debit card payments are handled as credit card payments.

  • If you drop out of the program at any time, you will forfeit your $300 program deposit.

  • Applicants on academic probation automatically forfeit their program eligibility.

  • Either you or a parent can make the confirmation deposit by following these instructions:

    • Go to the Payments page »

    • Please enter the students’ Emerson ID number and birthdate.

    • Click the link and then enter your credit card or checking account information.

  • Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable, except in cases of a medical or academic issue.  If you drop out of the program at any time, you will forfeit the $300 program deposit.

  • Final approval is contingent upon confirmation of eligibility from the Office of Student Conduct per review of a student’s record of conduct at the College.
  • Finally, it would be helpful in the administration of the admission process if approved candidates who have decided against attending a program would indicate this in writing at their earliest opportunity. Notification should come from a student’s ECMail account and be emailed to the appropriate email address: