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Dropping Below Full-Time

This policy is for all day undergraduate students who drop below full-time (12 or more credits), during the first three weeks of school. For students that are withdrawing from all courses and cease enrollment at Fitchburg State University this refund policy is not applicable; please refer to the Institutional Refund Policy.

Refunds will only be generated if the total payments exceed the total charges after adjustments have been completed. Please see the percentage below for the refund of charges due according to the date listed.

Fall 2017
Withdrawal prior to start of classes - 09/07/2017 and before 100%
Before the start of week 2 - 09/07/2017 thru 09/13/2017 100%
From week 2 before start of week 3 - 09/14/17 thru 09/20/2017 50%
From week 3 before start of week 4 - 09/21/17 thru 09/27/2017 50%
week 4 - 09/28/2017 and after 0%
Spring 2018
Withdrawal prior to the start of classes - 01/22/2018 and before 100%
Before the start of week 2 - 01/22/2018 thru 01/28/2018 100%
From week 2 before start of week 3 -01/29/2018 thru 02/04/2018 50%
From week 3 before start of week 4 - 02/05/2018 thru 02/11/2018 50%
week 4 - 02/12/2018 and after 0%