Student Financial Services

Refund & Withdrawal Policy

Summer 2017
Fall 2017
 

SUMMER 2017

Course Length  Term/Course
Start Date 
Course Drop
Date 
Tuition Refund on or before May 19 Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
May 20 - May 26 
Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
May 27 - June 2 
Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
June 3 - June 9 
Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
June 10 - June 6 
Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
after
June 16 
14 WEEK** May 15 May 19 100% 80% 60% 40% 20% 0%
**All students charged at the full-time DAY rate as of the course drop date are not eligible for a refund for dropped
course(s) even if they drop below 12 credits and are only eligible for a refund in the case of a full withdrawal from
the university.
  Tuition Refund
on or before 
May 19 
Tuition Refund
after May 19
SUMMER 2017 REFUND/ WITHDRAW POLICY:
To be eligible to receive a course refund, students need to contact the Registrar's Office to officially drop/ withdraw from their course(s) by the refund/ withdraw date and are encouraged to meet with their academic advisor, success coach and/ or financial aid counselor to discuss the consequence before doing so.
Contact the Office of the Registrar at:
asktheregistrar@rivier.edu
or 603-897-8218.
If a letter/ email is sent, the date stamped on the envelope/ email serves as the date of official notification date for both tuition refund and withdrawal. Housing withdrawal follows the same rules as the tuition refund policy, with the exception that the first week is prorated as students move in before classes begin.
NOTE: Course & Miscellaneous Fees are Non-Refundable After Courses Begin
*Meal plans are non-refundable. 
7 WEEK
TERM 1
May 15 May 19 100% 0%
         
  Tuition Refund
on or before 
July 11 
Tuition Refund
after July 11 
7 WEEK
TERM 2
July 5      July 11 100% 0%
         
  Tuition Refund 
by end of first class day 
Tuition Refund after First class day 
Sat/Sun Classes and
One-Week Sessions
Varies End of first
day of class
50% 0%

FALL 2017

Course Length  Term/Course
Start Date 
Course Drop
Date 
Tuition Refund on or before Sept 12 Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
Sept 13 - Sept 19 
Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
Sept 20 - Sept 26 
Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
Sept 27 - Oct 3 
Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
Oct 4 - Oct 10 
Tuition Refund/
Withdraw
after
Oct 10 
14 WEEK** Sept 5 Sept 12 100% 80% 60% 40% 20% 0%
**All students charged at the full-time DAY rate as of the course drop date are not eligible for a refund for dropped
course(s) even if they drop below 12 credits and are only eligible for a refund in the case of a full withdrawal from
the university.
  Tuition Refund
on or before 
Sept 11 
Tuition Refund
after Sept 11
FALL 2017 REFUND/ WITHDRAW POLICY:
To be eligible to receive a course refund, students need to contact the Registrar's Office to officially drop/ withdraw from their course(s) by the refund/ withdraw date and are encouraged to meet with their academic advisor, success coach and/ or financial aid counselor to discuss the consequence before doing so.
Contact the Office of the Registrar at:
asktheregistrar@rivier.edu
or 603-897-8218.
If a letter/ email is sent, the date stamped on the envelope/ email serves as the date of official notification date for both tuition refund and withdrawal. Housing withdrawal follows the same rules as the tuition refund policy, with the exception that the first week is prorated as students move in before classes begin.
NOTE: Course & Miscellaneous Fees are Non-Refundable After Courses Begin
*Meal plans are non-refundable. 
7 WEEK
TERM 1
Sept 5 Sept 11 100% 0%
         
  Tuition Refund
on or before 
Oct 31 
Tuition Refund
after Oct 31 
7 WEEK
TERM 2
Oct 25 Oct 31 100% 0%
         
  Tuition Refund 
by end of first class day 
Tuition Refund after First class day 
Sat/Sun Classes and
One-Week Sessions
Varies End of first
day of class
50% 0%