We have been working closely with educational establishments like the University of Birmingham and the University of Bath for several years, and strive to become the card processing partner of choice for the education sector. You can read what institutions that have chosen us as their card processor have to say here.

  • "Working with Global Payments is a pleasure; they are quick to respond and resolve queries, but most of all they care which creates a positive and successful relationship."

    University Of Birmingham,   Paul Simpson

  • "The University of Sussex moved to Global Payments in 2015.  We are fully supported by a  Corporate Relationship Manager & a Client Relationship Executive who understand the Higher Education sector. We have regular meetings, receive updates on sector changes and always receive prompt responses to queries, and when asking for advice I feel confident with the answer I receive. "

    University Of Sussex,   Cath Hulme

  • "Moving to Global Payments was straightforward and seamless for the University of Lincoln with a dedicated project team guiding us through each stage of the implementation. Since then, our account management team has been proactive in supporting our current/future business needs and the overall service provision has been excellent."

    University Of Lincoln,   Lee McKay

  • "I would have no issues recommending Global Payments as an acquiring bank as the customer service and help given the on-boarding process was excellent."

    University of Strathclyde,   Tracy Bennett

Having worked closely with them to create bespoke packages that work perfectly with their requirements, we understand what makes the education sector different. We also appreciate that a primary school has very different needs to those of a university. So while you might need to speed up service in the Students’ Union bar or campus fast food outlet, the school just up the road is more concerned with the easy processing of dinner money fees.

A school, college or university is a complex operation. You might need several billing structures and payment methods. One thing you can’t afford is for this to create multiple accounting requirements, difficult administration or payment delays. When you work with us, we’ll put you in personal contact with a senior manager with plenty of experience in the education sector. That way you will be able to identify the best options for you to improve your student experience by making it easier for them to pay for key items 24/7.

We can unify your payment process across the board, from the payments you take around campus, to the ones you process from overseas students for tuition fees. We make managing your payments easier, giving you one relationship to manage with an education sector expert, to give you the support and advice you need to improve student experience but also your business efficiency.

We create solutions for all aspects of the education sector, from primary schools straight through to universities, and everything in-between.

A complex industry needs simple, effective solutions

When it comes to education institutions, every establishment is different, with a need for specific payment processes developed to suit their requirements. We work closely with a variety of educational businesses to streamline their payment systems and create a more unified payment process for their students.

Our payment solution connects you to over 140 payment preferences, which means you can deliver a truly localised experience and optimise revenue from international students, whether they pay online, in-person or over the phone.

Having worked with University of Bath and University of Birmingham for a long time, we continue to strive to become the card processing partner of choice for the education sector. Take their word for it here:

Considering a New Card Payments Processor?

This decision needs to be taken carefully and there are many benefits to review when considering Global Payments including:

  • Commercial Benefit – improving cost efficiencies
  • Product Solutions – tailored to your specific requirements
  • Excellent support with PCI DSS compliance, Fraud and Reporting
  • Relationship Management
  • Credible partner with an education presence with strong partnerships with providers in the sector.

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