Accepting Credit Cards at Stanford

Step 1: Define Your Business Plan

To determine the best credit card processing method for your business, you must first define your business model.

Step 2: Select a Processing Method

The card processing method that you select will be the one that best addresses the needs that you defined when you created your business model.

Step 3: Reviewing Your Responsibilities & Applicable Fees

As a Stanford Card Merchant, you are responsible for adhering to all applicable University policies, payment card industry requirements and California state laws.

Step 4: Contact CCMS

CCMS will work with our Merchant Bank to set-up your Merchant Account.