A student who is registered for a semester and decides not to attend must contact the appropriate office listed below to officially:

  • Take a leave of absence if you intend to return in a future semester, or
  • Withdraw if you’ve decided to permanently leave the University.
Undergraduate degree candidates: All other students:
University Service Center
881 Commonwealth Avenue, Basement
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: 617-358-1818
Dean’s Office at their school or
college of registration
MET evening degree-seeking students: MET non-degree students:
Contact the appropriate MET Department or Program directly Academic Services of Metropolitan College
755 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 103
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: 617-353-3000

Charges are canceled in accordance with the Withdrawal and Tuition Refund Schedules, based on the effective date of the withdrawal or leave of absence.

Mere absence from classes does not reduce a student’s financial obligation nor guarantee that a final grade will not be recorded.

Questions regarding account balances should be directed to Student Accounting Services in the basement of 881 Commonwealth Avenue, 617-353-2264.