Geoswift and Western Union add Tenpay to online tuition payment portal

Cross-border payment facilitator Geoswift and Western Union Business Solutions have announced Chinese third-party online payment platform Tenpay is now an approved payment channel on Pay Tuition Now.

Geoswift is a leading facilitator of cross-border payments between China and the rest of the world.

Pay Tuition Now provides tuition payment options for overseas Chinese students and families to approximately 400 post-secondary institutions in nine countries in Asia, Europe and North America. Students can make payments through bank transfer, UnionPay card or their Tenpay account.

“We are delighted to be working with Tenpay to help support Chinese students who are studying abroad,” Geoswift Founder and CEO Raymond Qu said. “It is our commitment to provide a safe and convenient tuition payment service for overseas students to help them ease the burden when settling tuition payments amidst focusing on academic matters.”

More than 700,000 Chinese students undergo post-secondary studies outside the country. Canada, Japan and the United States are the most popular host countries.