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Refund schedules

Students who wish to drop or withdrawal from courses in which you’re enrolled and which are being conducted in accordance with the class schedule, you must complete academic drop or withdrawal procedures to qualify for a refund. The following regulations apply to refunds:

  • Full refunds are given to students who enroll in classes that are cancelled by the College.
  • Full refunds are given to students the College does not permit to enroll or continue in coursework.
  • Refunding of fees for the above circumstances is automatic and you are not required to complete academic withdrawal procedures.
  • The processing fee and all miscellaneous fees are not subject to a refund.
  • Instructional fees and general fees paid at the beginning of each semester are subject to refund to students who officially drop/withdraw for valid reasons at the following rates:

16-week, 10-week, 8-week course

  • Before the eighth calendar day (excluding holidays and emergency closings) of the semester – 100 percent refund
  • On the eighth through the fourteenth calendar day (excluding holidays and emergency closings) of the semester – 50 percent refund
  • On the fifteenth calendar day (excluding holidays and emergency closings) of the semester and beyond – no refund

5-week course

  • Before the eighth calendar day (excluding holidays and emergency closings) of the semester – 100 percent refund
  • On the eighth calendar day (excluding holidays and emergency closings) of the semester and beyond – no refund

The first day of the semester is defined as the official starting day of the semester or portion of the semester.

The Business Office will audit each registration. If fees are paid under mistake of law or fact, appropriate charges or refunds will be made. All refunds will be made within 30 days of withdrawal or schedule change for active term.

If you have any questions, please contact the Business Office at 330-494-6170 ext. 4222 or 4060.

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