International Payments

International Student Step-by-Step Guide to Making a Payment:


Step 1: Select the Following Link:

Step 2: Provide Student/Payer Information

  • Complete the required fields on Western Union’s website (Purdue North Central ID number, student’s first and last name, etc.)  and select NEXT
  • Enter the amount you wish to pay in U.S. dollars and select NEXT
    • NOTE:  The amount field will be pre-populated with $1.00

Step 3: Enter Payment Details

  • Select your local currency* from drop down list and select NEXT
  • Select the checkbox if you would like to receive a quote via email
  • Complete other fields as listed if payer is not the student, then select NEXT
  • Review conditions and select the checkbox, then select SUBMIT
    • NOTE:  You may need to temporarily allow pop-ups on your computer in order to view the quote

Step 4: Bank Transfer

  • Print your confirmation quote and take it to your bank
  • Instruct your bank to wire transfer funds to the Western Union bank account indicated on your confirmation quote
  • The wire must be sent within 72 hours of the quote or your payment could be subject to return or adjustment

Step 5: Payment Finalized

  • Purdue North Central will post the U.S. dollar equivalent to your student account, generally two to five days after local bank initiates payment

*If your local currency is not an option available in the system, you will need to choose another currency on the list to arrange your Bank to Bank transfer, or contact the Bursar Office for more information.

For general inquiries about the payment process, please contact Western Union at or call 877-218-8829.