Important Course Drop Deadline Dates/Refunds

Students must drop courses within the posted drop schedule time frame to receive credit on their student account equal to the percentage of tuition indicated below.

When courses are dropped after the first drop deadline, Refunds/Credits will be applied on TUITION AMOUNTS ONLY.

Ancillary fees, Bus pass and Deposits are Non-refundable.

 

2023/2024 Undergraduate (23FW) F​all & Winter Drop Schedule

Students must drop courses within the posted drop schedule time frame to receive credit on their student account equal to the percentage of tuition indicated below.

When courses are dropped after the first drop deadline, Refunds/Credits will be applied on TUITION AMOUNTS ONLY.

Ancillary fees, Bus pass and Deposits are Non-refundable.

Arts/Science/Nursing/BPHE/BBA/Distance Learning/BComm/College Partnership

Tuition Credit Schedule

CREDIT 100% 75% 50% 0%
Fall Courses 3, 6 and 9 Credit By September 18 By October 2 After October 2
Winter Courses 3, 6 and 9 Credit By January 19 - By February 2 After February 2
Fall/Winter Courses 3, 6 and 9 Credit By September 18 By October 2 By December 11 After December 11

2023/2024 Bachelor of Education (BED23FW) Drop Schedule

Students must drop courses within the posted drop schedule time frame to receive credit on their student account equal to the percentage of tuition indicated below.

When courses are dropped after the first drop deadline, Refunds/Credits will be applied on TUITION AMOUNTS ONLY.

Ancillary fees, Bus pass and Deposits are Non-refundable.

Tuition Credit Schedule

CREDIT 100% 75% 50% 0%
Bachelor of Education & Concurrent Ed Yr 5 & 6 By September 18 By October 2 By December 11 After December 11

 

Nursing 1.5 Credit Courses​

Students must drop courses within the posted drop schedule time frame to receive credit on their student account equal to the percentage of tuition indicated below.

Registration for Partial Credit Courses will be permitted until the day the Partial Credit Course begins.  You may also drop a partial credit course before or on the day it starts.  Partial Credit Courses may be dropped without academic consequence by midnight on the day of the first meeting.  Partial Credit Courses dropped the day after the first meeting will be recorded as a WDR.

Dropping a partial credit course before the day it starts will incur no tuition or ancillary charges.  Dropping a partial credit course on the day it starts will incur a 50% tuition charge and 100% ancillary charge.  Dropping the partial credit course after the first class meeting date will incur​ a 100% tuition and ancillary fee charge.

Partial Credit Course (PHED) Drop Schedule​ (Less than 3 Credits)

Students must drop courses within the posted drop schedule time frame to receive credit on their student account equal to the percentage of tuition indicated below.

Registration for Partial Credit Courses will be permitted until the day the Partial Credit Course begins.  You may also drop a partial credit course before or on the day it starts.  Partial Credit Courses may be dropped without academic consequence by midnight on the day of the first meeting.  Partial Credit Courses dropped the day after the first meeting will be recorded as a WDR.

Dropping a partial credit course before the day it starts will incur no tuition or ancillary fees.  Dropping a partial credit course on the day it starts will incur  a 50% tuition fee and 100% ancillary fees.  Dropping the partial credit course after the first class meeting date will incur​ a 100% tuition fee and ancillary fees.

2024 Spring/Summer Undergraduate Drop Schedule

Arts/Science/Nursing/BPHE/BBA/Distance Learning/BComm/College Partnership

Tuition Credit Schedule

Spring Session

Students must drop courses within the posted drop schedule time frame to receive credit on their student account equal to the percentage of tuition indicated below.

When courses are dropped after the first drop deadline, Refunds/Credits will be applied on TUITION AMOUNTS ONLY.

Ancillary fees, Bus pass and Deposits are Non-refundable.

First Term (3 Weeks) May 6 to May 24

Credit % From To
100% May 6 May 9
50% May 10 May 13
0% On or After May 14    

Second Term (3 Weeks) May 27 to June 14

Credit % From To
100% May 27 May 30 
50% May 31 June 3
0% On or After June 4   

Full Spring Term (6 Weeks) May 6 to June 14

Credit % From To
100% May 6 May 9
50% May 10 May 17
0% On or After May 18   

Summer Session

Students must drop courses within the posted drop schedule time frame to receive credit on their student account equal to the percentage of tuition indicated below.

When courses are dropped after the first drop deadline, Refunds/Credits will be applied on TUITION AMOUNTS ONLY.

Ancillary fees, Bus pass and Deposits are Non-refundable.

First Term (3 Weeks) June 24 to July 12

Credit % From To
100% June 24 June 27 
50% June 28 July 1
0% On or After July 2   

Second Term (3 Weeks) July 15 to Aug 2

Credit % From To
100% July 15 July 18 
50% July 19 July 22
0% On or After July 23   

Full Summer Term (6 Weeks) June 24 to Aug 2

Credit % From To
100% June 24 June 27
50% June 28 July 15
0% On or After July 16  

Spring/Summer Session

Students must drop courses within the posted drop schedule time frame to receive credit on their student account equal to the percentage of tuition indicated below.

When courses are dropped after the first drop deadline, Refunds/Credits will be applied on TUITION AMOUNTS ONLY.

Ancillary fees, Bus pass and Deposits are Non-refundable.

Full Spring/Summer (12 Week Term) May 6 to Aug 2

Credit % From To
100% May 6 May 21
50% May 22 June 3
0% On or after June 4   

2024 Summer Institute (SI) Course Drop Schedule

For 100% credit, courses must be dropped within the first two (2) days of the course.  Dropping  a course on the third (3rd) day, will result in  50% ​tuition credit only applied.  Courses dropped on or after the fourth (4th) day will not receive credit.

Refund Policy: Domestic Students Only

Nipissing University issues refunds by direct deposit to student bank accounts, set up on your student WebAdvisor account under the Financial Information tab. Please ensure you have entered your banking information correctly in order to have refunds processed and direct deposited in a timely manner.

TO SET UP DIRECT DEPOSIT:

  • Log on to WebAdvisor and click on View/Update Banking Information.
  • Click +Add an Account, then activate Refund, Reimbursement & Payment Deposit and click Next.
  • Fill in all required fields and check the box to agree to the terms and conditions at the bottom

In certain circumstances, Nipissing University will issue a refund cheque on a student's account, by request only. Direct deposit is the preferred method for all refund requests. 

Students may request a refund by submitting a Refund Request Form

*For students receiving OSAP funding: As per your signed OSAP declaration, any refund of fees must be directed back to the National Student Loan Service Centre, regardless of the source of the payment(s)​.

Please note, any student who completely withdraws from Nipissing University must notify the Finance Office after their courses have been dropped. At that time their account will be reconciled and any refunds, if applicable, will be processed.

*All International Students requesting a refund due to a complete withdrawal must contact the Finance Department by email: finance@nipissingu.ca  Detailed instructions on how to proceed with a refund request will be provided.

 

**Nipissing University reserves the right to modify published fees and the regulations governing refunds without advance notice.**​