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Authorized Payers

Students are able to designate someone, such as a parent, guardian or spouse, as an authorized payer.

Students can set up authorized payers by logging into their HUB Student Center and clicking on Payment Options under the Finances section. The student will need to choose “Authorize Payers” and input the name(s) of the individual(s) being granted access. The student will also assign a login name for the authorized payer. An email will be sent to the authorized payer with their login and a link to set their password. Only students can add or delete authorized payers.

Please Note: We are currently experiencing difficulties sending email to Time Warner/Spectrum Road Runner email addresses. We recommend using another email address to ensure the Authorized Payer is receiving our notifications. If changes need to be made to a current Authorized Payer's email address, the student will need to delete the Authorized Payer and add them again with a new email address.

An authorized payer will be able to:

Authorized payers should log in here.

Please Note: Your student must grant you permission to manage the payment plan. You will not be able to see detailed information or receive emails concerning the plan otherwise.

In compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (as amended) your educational records and your student account information may not be released to a third party (e.g. your spouse, parents, sponsor, etc.) without your written permission. By creating an authorized payer, you are giving written consent for that individual to view your account information and to make payments towards your account.  In addition, you are authorizing the University at Buffalo to discuss your account information with the authorized payer.

Learn how to set up an authorized payer within your HUB Student Center. (Video transcript, TXT)

Last updated: March 29, 2018 3:59 pm EST