Withdrawal/Leave of Absence

A student who is registered for a semester and decides not to attend must officially take a leave of absence or withdrawal. A leave of absence should be taken when the student intends to return in a future semester; a withdrawal indicates a decision to permanently leave the University.

Download the Withdrawal/Leave of Absence Form and submit it to:

Metropolitan College

755 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 103

Boston, MA 02215

Email: metacad@bu.edu
Phone: 617-353-3000
Fax: 617-353-6066

Upon receipt of your official Withdrawal/Leave of Absence Form, the Office of the University Registrar will adjust your account according to their published refund schedule. View the schedule and find additional information at the Office of the University Registrar website.