Spring Semester Late Fee Schedule

Most Students

If you are a new undergraduate student, or a continuing student, and not enrolled in Metropolitan College, your payment deadline is December 14, 2023, for the Spring 2024 Semester. Payments must be received by close of business (5 p.m. EDT) on the day of the deadline.

Payment Received Spring Semester Late Fee Spring Semester Late Fee
On or Before the Payment Deadline Full-time Students Part-time Students
December 14, 2023 No late fee No late fee
December 15, 2023 – January 18, 2024 $150 $75
January 19 – January 31, 2024 $300 $150
February 1 – February 29, 2024 $400 $200
March 1 – March 31, 2024 $500 $250
April 1, 2024 or later $600 $300

New Graduate Students and Metropolitan College Students – On Campus

If this is your first semester as a graduate student at Boston University or if you are a Metropolitan College (MET) student, your payment deadline is January 31, 2024, for the Spring 2024 Semester. Payments must be received by close of business (5 p.m. EDT) on the day of the deadline.

Payment Received Spring Semester Late Fee Spring Semester Late Fee
On or Before the Payment Deadline Full-time Students Part-time Students
January 31, 2024 No late fee No late fee
February 1- February 29, 2024 $400 $200
March 1 – March 31, 2024 $500 $250
April 1, 2024 or later $600 $300

Distance Education (Online) Students

If you are enrolled in online courses, your payment deadlines are listed. Payments must be received by close of business (5 p.m. EDT) on the day of the deadline.  Late fees are charged separately for each session, according to the schedule below.

Session Payment Deadline
Spring 1, 2024 January 23, 2024
Spring 2, 2024 March 19, 2024

Late fee schedule:

Session Payment received Late fee amount
Spring 1, 2024 January 24 through March 3 $75
Spring 1, 2024 March 4 0r later $150
Spring 2, 2024 March 20 through April 28 $75
Spring 2, 2024 April 29 or later $150