Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Cash & Checks


  • Pay by cash in person only at one of these CCAC locations:  Allegheny, Boyce, North, South or West Hills Center.
  • Do NOT mail cash.
  • Centers (Braddock Hills, Homewood-Brushton, Washington Center) do not accept cash or credit cards. Payment must be made with check or money order only.


  • Make all checks payable to CCAC.
  • Postdated checks are not accepted. 
  • A stopped payment on a check is not an official ‘drop’ or ‘withdrawal’ from the college. 
  • The college charges $25.00 for returned checks. 
  • If you write a returned check, your check writing privileges at the college may be revoked.
  • The college requires the student's ID number on all checks. The student ID number is your college identification number.
  • Students who have been notified by the college that their checks have been returned must pay by cash, money order, cashier’s check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover card. 
  • The college waits 15 calendar days on all check payments prior to releasing refunds and may restrict other services.
  • Checks made payable to an individual cannot be endorsed to the college.