Tuition Refunds

 

If we cancel a class or you are purged from a class, you will receive a 100% refund of tuition charges. If you drop a class, your refund depends on when you drop the class, as you can see by the chart below. The last day to drop a class is based on the start date for the class.  You can check the last date to drop your class on the course schedules page. You must officially drop the class by filling out the appropriate paperwork with Student Records - you can't just stop going to class. Failure to attend class is not considered an official drop. See an advisor or the records office to drop. Otherwise, you will be charged for the class, and probably get an "F."

If you have unpaid charges on your account, refund credit will be issued after the charges are covered. Credit may include bookstore refunds or excess financial aid. Refunds are processed based on the original payment method received. Credit card payments will be refunded to the card when possible, and check or cash payments will be refunded by a check. You can sign up for direct deposit  instead of receiving a check. Direct deposit will eliminate the wait time required by the mail process.  

Refund Schedule

Fall 2015   

Length of Session

15 weeks

8-14 weeks

1-7 weeks

Session Start Date

Aug. 24, 2015

First day of class* 

First day of class* 

100% Refund
(Add/Drop Period) 

Drop before classes start through 5th business day after session start date*

 1st-3rd business day from session start date*

 1st-2nd business day from session start date*

50% Refund
(for withdrawal
from class)

Withdraw between the 6th - 10th business day after session start date*

4th-5th business day from session start date* 

 3rd business day from session start date*

25% Refund
(for withdrawal
from class)

Withdraw between the 11th - 15th business day after session start date*

6th business day from session start date*

4th business day from session start date*

*Please be aware that start dates vary for each class. That is the date refund schedules begin for that class.
Late Registration Fee (registered on or after August 17, 2015) = $75.00


Spring 2016   

Length of Session

15 weeks

8-14 weeks

1-7 weeks

Session Start Date

January 11, 2016

First day of class* 

First day of class* 

100% Refund
(Add/Drop Period) 

Drop before classes start through 5th business day after session start date*

 1st-3rd business day from session start date*

 1st-2nd business day from session start date*

50% Refund
(for withdrawal
from class)

Withdraw between the 6th - 10th business day after session start date*

4th-5th business day from session start date* 

 3rd business day from session start date*

25% Refund
(for withdrawal
from class)

Withdraw between the 11th - 15th business day after session start date*

6th business day from session start date*

4th business day from session start date*

*Please be aware that start dates vary for each class. That is the date refund schedules begin for that class.
Late Registration Fee (registered on or after January 4, 2016) = $75.00


Summer 2016   

Length of Session

15 weeks

8-14 weeks

1-7 weeks

Session Start Date

NA

First day of class* 

First day of class* 

100% Refund
(Add/Drop Period) 

NA

 1st-3rd business day from session start date*

 1st-2nd business day from session start date*

50% Refund
(for withdrawal
from class)

NA

4th-5th business day from session start date* 

 3rd business day from session start date*

25% Refund
(for withdrawal
from class)

NA

6th business day from session start date*

4th business day from session start date*

15 week classes are not available for the summer term.
*Please be aware that start dates vary for each class. That is the date refund schedules begin for that class.
Late Registration Fee (registered on or after May 16, 2016) = $75.00

Technology fees are refundable only during the add/drop period.
Enrollment fees are only refundable prior to the start of the term or class.