Returned Checks

Fees and Charges

When appropriate, a check returned to the bank will be automatically run through the endorser's bank account twice. Returned checks will be subject to a returned check fee of $25 for the first check and $35 for each subsequent returned check in addition to any applicable late fees.


Suspension or Cancellation of Privileges

An outstanding returned check will suspend campus check cashing privileges until redeemed. Two or more returned checks will suspend check cashing privileges for the remainder of the academic year and place holds on future enrollment. Personal checks will not be accepted for payment. Only certified funds will be accepted i.e. Cashier's check, money order or cash. A student's enrollment may be subject to cancellation if returned registration payment are not redeemed within 10 calendar days of notification.


Redemption of Returned Checks

Returned checks must be redeemed with cash, certified funds, or money orders. The returned check charge and late fees must be paid before check cashing privileges are reinstated. Returned checks not redeemed within 30 days may be subject to legal action in accordance with California statutes.