Payment of the tuition fee/Students' Union fee

 

For the admission at the University of Vienna you have to pay the correct amount of the prescribed tuition fee/Students' Union fee in time. It can take up to seven days until the money is received in u:space, so make sure to pay at least a few days before the deadline. You have to pay the fee each semester.

 Payment deadlines

Winter semester 2020/21

  • from 3 August to 30 September 2020
  • Period of grace: from 1 October to 30 November 2020

Summer semester 2021

  • from 7 January to 5 February 2021
  • Period of grace: from 6 February to 30 April 2021

 Increment in grace period

During the period of grace the tuition fee for degree students with citizenship of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland/UK (or persons with equal status) increases by 10%. The Students' Union fee does not increase.

Payment Options

  • By eps online payment via u:space > Financial matters > Tuition fee/Students' Union fee
  • By credit card (only Visa or Mastercard) via u:space > Financial matters > Tuition fee/Students' Union fee
  • By online banking; you can find the required data in u:space > Financial matters > Tuition fee/Students' Union fee
  • Via payment form: You can find payment forms in the main building in the corridor between Audimax and Admission Office - don´t forget to enter your semester client code. You can find it in u:space > Financial matters > Tuition fee/Students' Union fee

Please note that bank transfers may take up to seven days. The fee can only be recorded on the same day if you pay by eps online payment.

 

Successful payment

Your payment has been successful once the fee has been received (see u:space > Financial matters > Tuition fee/Students' Union fee: "received on..."). Then you can print your study documents of the current semester via u:space > Personal matters > My documents.

 

Please note

  • The amount has to be paid correctly and at once, partial payment ist not possible. 
  • When paying the fee, you have to state your semester client code for the respective semester. You can find this code and all information regarding payment options in u:space > Financial matters > Tuition fee/Students' Union fee.
  • Pay only during the payment period of the respective semester. If you pay earlier, your fee might not be assigned to your account. We advise you to pay your fee as soon as possible after the start of the admission period so that the continuation of your studies is guaranteed.
  • Payment by ATM or credit card at the Admission Office is only possible when you enrol for the first time in the University of Vienna. Paying cash is not possible.
  • If you paid at another university, the re-enrolment at the University of Vienna will be reported automatically. If you do not want to continue your studies at the University of Vienna, close your degree programmes.
  • If you paid at a university of applied sciences (Fachhochschule, FH), you have to pay again at the University of Vienna (you can get your Students' Union fee refunded by the Austrian Students' Union - ÖH).

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 FAQ

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I paid my fee more than a week ago, but the payment is still not received in u:space, what shall I do?
Can I pay the tuition fee/Students' Union fee in advance for the next semester?
Should I pay with some kind of express payment, so the money is transferred faster?
What happens if I pay too late/too little?
I am also studying at a university of applied sciences. Do I have to pay twice?
I have paid my tuition fee/Students' Union fee. Why can't I print my student documents?
I have not paid my tuition fee/Students' Union fee correctly. What can I do?