Add/Drop Refund Policy

The add/drop period for fall and spring is the first two weeks of the semester. Students may add and/or drop courses without financial penalty during this period as long as the drop does not result in a full withdrawal from courses for the term.

Traditional Semester Fall and Spring Courses (Includes Cycle A and Cycle C):

  1. Dropping at any time from the date of the student's registration through the last day of the second week of the semester: 100 percent refund on the tuition and the college fee.
  2. Dropping at any time after the start of the third week of the semester: no refund.

Cycle B, Cycle D, and Summer Courses:

  1. Dropping at any time from the date of the student's registration to the day before the first scheduled day of the course: 100 percent refund of the tuition and the college fee.
  2. Dropping at any time during the first and second week of the course: 50 percent refund of tuition only
  3. Dropping at any time after the start of the third week of the course: no refund.

Intersession Courses:

  1. Dropping at any time from the date of the student's registration to the day before the first scheduled day of the course: 100 percent refund of the tuition and the college fee.
  2. Dropping at any time effective the first day of the term: no refund.

Students who drop to zero credits are considered to have fully withdrawn from NYIT and are subject to tuition charges in accordance with the Withdrawal/Dismissal Refund Policy.