Fee Payment Advice

LYIT offers various methods for fee payment as follows: 

  • Online Payments – students may pay online from here. You'll need your username and password.
  • Bank Transfer / Direct Debit – bank transfers and direct debits can be made to the following bank account (remember to quote your student number):
Account Name LYIT Registration Account
Bank Name Allied Irish Bank
Bank Address 61 Upper Main Street, Letterkenny, Co Donegal
IBAN     IE27AIBK93734744800154
Swift Code / BIC AIBKIE2D
  • Bank Drafts – drafts can be made payable to Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT)
  • Cheques – cheques can be made payable to Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT)
  • International Student Payments – international student payments should be made via Pay to Study here.

Please note that the Admissions Office does not accept cash payment for fees. Receipts are issued to all students by email when payments are made online, or otherwise on request.

Payment Schedule

Payment terms are set out as follows and student fees are required to be paid by these dates:

Cat Student Type What is due? Payment Deadline
A Full-time Undergraduate qualifying for the Free Fees Scheme Student Contribution Charge (€3,000 for 2018/19) Note that students who are awarded a full grant may have this charge paid by the relevant grant authority Payment 1:  50% prior to Registration Payment 2:  remaining 50% before end of January
B Full-time Undergraduate NOT qualifying for the Free Fees Scheme Student Contribution Charge plus Tuition Payment 1:  50% of Student Contribution plus full Tuition Fee prior to Registration Payment 2:  Remaining 50% of Student Contribution before end of January
C Full-time Postgraduate Programme Fee Payment 1:  50% prior to Registration Payment 2:  remaining 50% before end of January
D Part-time Student on Programmes of at least 60 Credits Programme Fee Payment 1:  50% prior to Registration Payment 2:  remaining 50% before end of January
E Part-time Student on Programmes of less than 60 Credits Programme Fee 100% of fee due prior to Registration
F Non-EU Non-EU Programme Fee 100% of fee due prior to Registration

Monthly Instalments

Students in categories A, B, C and D may alternatively apply to pay their fees in monthly instalments as follows:

  • 25% of full fee prior to registration, with the remainder payable in monthly instalments before 10 June.

Students who wish to pay their fees by monthly instalment will be registered upon receipt of the completed agreement form and payment of the first Instalment.  Monthly instalments should be paid by logging into your student account.  You may also query your current outstanding balance from this link.  Note, by completing the agreement form you are agreeing to pay by monthly instalment; therefore, failure to do so will result in late fee penalties.

Useful Links

Refund of Fees
Withdrawing and Fee Implications
Late Penalties