2013-2014 Withdrawal Refund Policy

Tuition is prorated according to the schedule below for students who take a leave of absence or withdraw after the semester has begun.  The effective date of a leave of absence or withdrawal is the date the petition is filed with the HSPH Registrar’s Office or a future date if so requested in the student’s letter.

Academic Year 2013-2014

 
Fall 2013
Spring 2014*
Refund of Tuition
Effective Date**
09/20/2013
02/14/2014
90%
Effective Date**
10/04/2013
02/28/2014
75%
Effective Date**
10/18/2013
03/07/2014
50%
Effective Date**
11/01/2013
03/28/2014
25%
Effective Date**
11/04/2013***
03/31/2014***
0%

 

*Any student who withdraws by the second session of their Winter Session course will receive a 100% refund of Winter Session course tuition.  Refunds for Spring Semester, Spring 1 and Spring 2 are applicable per Spring 2014 column above.
**Date by which the student must notify the HSPH Registrar’s Office.
***Note, if you do not make the November 1 or March 28 deadlines you will not receive a refund.

Students who withdraw or take a leave of absence greater than 180 days in length and who are federal student aid recipients are subject to the return of Title IV funds policy.  This policy may affect the amount of federal aid both the school and the student are allowed to retain for the period of enrollment.  Please see the Financial Aid Policies on the Student Financial Services web site for a more detailed description of the Return of Title IV Funds policy including the refund.

Summer 2013

 
For courses starting June 4, 2013
For courses starting July 2, 2013
For courses starting July 29, 2013
Refund of Tuition
Deadline*
By June 3
By June 28
By July 26
100%
Deadline*
June 6
July 3
July 31
75%
Deadline*
June 8
July 8
August 2
50%

*Date by which the student must notify the HSPH Registrar’s Office