Add/Drop Refund Policy

Add/Drop Period

Students may add and/or drop courses during the add/drop period as defined on the academic calendar.

Add/drops will be charged in accordance with the following schedules as long as the drop does not result in a full withdrawal from courses for the term. Students who drop to zero credits are considered to have withdrawn from NYIT and are subject to tuition charges in accordance with the Withdrawal/Dismissal Refund Policy.

For financial liability, please refer to the Add/Drop Refund Policy below:

Fall and Spring Semester Courses

  • Dropping at any time from the date of the student’s registration to the day before the first scheduled day of the semester: 100 percent refund of the tuition and the college fee.
  • Dropping at any time during the first week through the last day of the second week of the semester (First day of the semester through day 13 of the semester): 100 percent refund on the tuition only.
  • Dropping at any time from the start of the 14th day of the semester: no refund.

Cycle A, B, C, and D

  • Dropping at any time from the date of the student’s registration to the day before the first scheduled day of the cycle: 100 percent refund of the tuition and the college fee.
  • Dropping at any time during the first week of the cycle (first day of the cycle through day 6 of the cycle): 100 percent refund of tuition only
  • Dropping at any time from the start of the 7th day of the cycle: no refund.

Summer Semester Courses

Summer Session III

  • Dropping at any time from the date of the student’s registration to the day before the first scheduled day of the Summer III session: 100 percent refund of the tuition and the college fee.
  • Dropping at any time during the first week through the last day of the second week of the semester (day one of the session through day 13 of the session): 100 percent refund on the tuition only.
  • Dropping at any time from the start of the 14th day of the session: no refund.

Summer Session I and II

  • Dropping at any time from the date of the student’s registration to the day before the first scheduled day of Summer Session I and or II: 100 percent refund of the tuition and the college fee.
  • Dropping at any time during the first three days of the session (day one through day three of the session): 50 percent refund of tuition only.
  • Dropping at any time after the start of the 4th day of the session: no refund.

Intersession Courses

  • Dropping at any time from the date of the student’s registration to the day before the first scheduled day of Intersession: 100 percent refund of the tuition and the college fee.
  • Dropping at any time from the start of the first day of Intersession: no refund.