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You may register online according to the dates posted on the Academic Calendar. Contact the Director of Student Records for more help in registering online once you have met with your academic advisor.

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Registration and Withdrawal Deadlines

2014/2015 Fall Term (including January Intensives)

Registration deadline is September 19, 2014. Tuition invoices will be prepared the week of September 22, 2014. In the event of withdrawal from a course, full tuition refunds will be made through September 12, 2014.  Only partial tuition refunds will be made after this date:

September 12, 2014: Last day for full refund of tuition
September 26, 2014: Last day for 50% refund of tuition
October 10, 2014: Last day for 25% refund of tuition

2014/2015 Spring Term

The Spring 2015 Registration deadline for all matriculated students is November 14, 2014.  All registrations after this date are subject to a $50.00 late fee.  Spring registration for prospective students ends February 13, 2015.  Tuition invoices will be prepared the week of February 17, 2015. In the event of withdrawal from a course, full tuition refunds will be made through February 13, 2015.  Only partial tuition refunds will be made after this date:

February 13, 2015: Last day for full refund of tuition
February 20, 2015: Last day for 50% refund of tuition
February 27, 2015: Last day for 25% refund of tuition

2014/2015 Summer Term

Registration deadline is April 10, 2015Late Registration from April 13 - May 22, 2015 (A late fee of $50.00 will apply - new students are exempt from this fee).  Tuition invoices will be prepared the week of June 8, 2015. In the event of withdrawal from a course, full tuition refunds will be made through June 5, 2015.  Only partial tuition refunds will be made after this date:

June 5, 2015: Last day for full refund of tuition
June 12, 2015: Last day for 50% refund of tuition
June 19, 2015: Last day for 25% refund of tuition

Academic Semesters

The Registration Periods for the fall, spring and summer terms are designated on the Academic Calendar as published online each academic year. These registration dates vary from year to year, according to how the Calendar is established in relationship to classes at other schools in the ACTS consortium and to classes at the Divinity School at the University of Chicago. 

Fall and Spring Semester General Refund Information

The deadlines for tuition refunds for Fall and Spring Semester courses are as follows:

End of the second week of semester: Last day for full refund of tuition.
End of the third week of semester: Last day for 50% refund of tuition.
End of the fourth week of semester: Last day for 25% refund of tuition.
No refunds after the fourth week.

An approved reduction will be reflected on the invoice/statement issued by the Business Office after formal notification from the Director of Student Records of student's withdrawal.

A registered student is liable for all assessed charges until registration is formally withdrawn.

A student who is permitted to change courses by dropping and adding one or more courses will be given full tuition credit for the courses dropped to be applied toward the tuition charges for the courses added if the drop and add occur simultaneously.

A student whose registration is withdrawn for disciplinary reasons is not entitled to a refund of tuition.

Fees are not refundable.

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