Withdrawal and Tuition Refund Schedule – Fall 2012

The last day to officially take a leave of absence or withdraw from the University is Tuesday, November 27, 2012.

These schedules exclude Online Programs and non-standard courses. Student taking Online courses should check with the Boston University Distance Education website for the widthdrawal schedule. For non-standard course withdrawal and tuition refund information contact the Office of the University Registrar at 617-353-3612 or by email.

Fall 2012 Withdrawal Tuition Refund Schedule
Standard Courses on the Charles River Campus

(except EOP, LAW, and MET students)

Dates Refund
Prior to First Day of Classes (September 4, 2012) 100% tuition and fees
September 4 – September 17, 2012 80% tuition only
September 18 - September 24, 2012 60% tuition only
September 25 - October 1, 2012 40% tuition only
October 2 - October 9, 2012 20% tuition only
As of October 10, 2012 0%

Fall 2012 Withdrawal/Drop Tuition Refund Schedule
for Metropolitan College (MET) Students**

for Standard Courses*

Dates Refund
Prior to first day of classes (Tuesday, September 4, 2012) 100% tuition and fees
September 4 - September 17, 2012 100% tuition only
September 18 - October 1, 2012 50% tuition only
As of October 2, 2012 0%

** This schedule applies to most MET students dropping any class or withdrawing from the semester. It excludes all On-Line Programs, the International Certificate and Diploma Programs, and Explorations in Learning Programs. In addition, it does not apply to students in the Science and Engineering Program who follow the University’s standard refund/drop policies. Students taking Online courses should check with the Registrar’s Office website (www.bu.edu/reg – Class Schedule option) for the drop/refund schedule.

* For Withdrawal and Tuition Refund Information for non-standard courses contact the Office of the University Registrar at 617-353-3612 or by email.

Notes:

  • Registration and other fees are non-refundable as of the first day of the semester.
  • Deposits toward tuition and/or room and board are non-refundable.
  • The last day to officially take a leave of absence or withdraw is Tuesday, November 27, 2012.
  • Office of the University Registrar, Student Accounting Services, and Cashier’s Office are open Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.