Refund Dates & Schedule

Dropping a Course

To drop a course or courses, you must complete the Add/Drop Form. Upon receipt of this form, the Office of the University Registrar will adjust your account according to the refund policy dates.

Spring 2020 Drop/Withdrawal Refund Policy Dates *
By January 20 100% of tuition and fees
January 21–February 3 100% of tuition only
February 4–18 50% of tuition only
As of February 19 No refund
Fall 2020 Drop/Withdrawal Refund Policy Dates *
By September 1, 2020 100% of tuition and fees
September 2–16 100% of tuition only
September 17–30 50% of tuition only
As of October 1 No refund

* Applies to most MET students dropping any standard course or withdrawing from the semester. It does not apply to MET students enrolled in online programs, please review your state’s refund policies on the Boston University Distance Education website. Registration and other fees are non-refundable as of the first day of the semester. Non-standard course withdrawals and refund information can be found using the Class Schedule function on the Student Link.

Withdrawing From All Courses

To withdraw from all of your courses, you must complete the Withdrawal/Leave of Absence Form (you can also download the form) and submit it to:

Boston University Metropolitan College
1010 Commonwealth Avenue, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02215

Phone: 617-353-3000
Fax: 617-353-2367

Upon receipt of your official withdrawal form, the Office of the University Registrar will adjust your account according to the refund policy dates.

For additional registration information and resources please refer to the following pages on the Office of the University Registrar website: