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 2022 and Spring 2023 Dates and Refund Amounts

      REFUNDED  
Week     Tuition Fees
0 Prior to September 2, 2022 100% 100%
1 September 2, 2022 September 9, 2022 100% 100%
2 September 10, 2022 September 16, 2022 50% 50%
3 September 17, 2022 September 23, 2022 50% 50%
4 September 24, 2022 September 30, 2022 0% 0%
      REFUNDED  
Week     Tuition Fees
0 Prior to January 17, 2023 100% 100%
1 January 17, 2023 January 24, 2023 100% 100%
2 January 25, 2023 January 31, 2023 50% 50%
3 February 1, 2023 February 7, 2023 50% 50%
4 February 8, 2023 February 14, 2023 0% 0%