Students withdrawing from the University during the first two weeks of the semester will receive a 100% refund of tuition and fees.
Students withdrawing from the University during the third week are entitled to a 70% refund of tuition only. Fees are not refundable. Refund of tuition for withdrawals succeeding week three are calculated on a 10% reduced refund proration per week until the 9th week of the semester. Students withdrawing after week 9 are not entitled to refund of tuition.
Federal regulations require a refund calculation for all students receiving Federal Financial Aid. The length of time during which a refund must be calculated is up to 60 percent of the payment period (semester). Students withdrawing on or before the 60 percent point in time, a portion of the Federal Financial Aid awarded to a student must be returned, according to the provisions of the Higher Education Act as amended. The calculation of the return of funds may result in the student owing a balance to the university and/or the Department of Education.
Enrollment deposits are forfeited.
Below are Official Withdrawal Period closing dates by term. Students wishing to officially withdraw from the University must withdraw on or before the dates listed below to receive a 100% refund of tuition and fees:
|Fall 2017||Close of Withdrawal Period|
|Full Term Courses||September 1, 2017|
|1st Half of Term Courses||August 25, 2017|
|2nd Half of Term Courses||October 20, 2017|
|Spring 2018||Close of Withdrawal Period|
|Full Term Courses||January 18, 2018|