Refund, Drop/Add Deadlines

Summer 2022

Add, Drop, and Approval-Required Deadlines
Date Deadline
June 7

Last day to add a course without Law School Registrar's approval

June 8

Last day to drop a course without a late withdrawal mark "W" recorded on transcript

Last day to change credits in variable credit courses

July 10 Law School Dean of Students approval required to drop a course
Refund Deadlines
Course Dropped During Percent Tuition Refunded
Days 1 through 5: through June 4 100%
Days 6 through 12: June 5-11 50%
Days 13 through 15: June 12-14 25%
After day 15: June 15 and after 0%

Spring 2022

Add, Drop, and Approval-Required Deadlines
Date Deadline
Jan 21

Last day to add Limited Drop Courses (Trial Practice, Judicial Field Placement, clinics, moot courts, journals, student instructors); coordinator approval required after January 21

Jan 24

Last day to drop Limited Drop Courses (Trial Practice, Judicial Field Placement, clinics, moot courts, journals, student instructors) without a late withdrawal mark "W" recorded on transcript; these courses may not be dropped after January 24 

Last day to change number of credits for Judicial Field Placement 

Last day to drop courses for a 100% tuition refund (relevant only to students planning to take fewer than 12 credits). See Refund Deadlines table below

Jan 28

Last day to add a course without Law School Registrar’s approval, including Independent Study projects

Jan 29

Last day to drop a course without a late withdrawal mark "W" recorded on transcript

Last day to change grade base or variable credits for applicable courses

Mar 23 Law School Dean of Students approval required to drop a course

JD students enrolled for 12-17 credits pay a full-time, flat tuition rate. Refund percentages below pertain to JD students enrolled for fewer than 12 credits or who are seeking to reduce their enrollment below 12 credits.

Refund Deadlines
Course Dropped During Percent Tuition Refunded
Week 1: through Jan 24 100%
Week 2: Jan 25 - Jan 31 75%
Week 3: Feb 1 - 7 50%
Week 4: Feb 8 - 14 25%
Week 5: Feb 15 and after 0%

Fall 2021

Add, Drop, and Approval-Required Deadlines
Date Deadline
Sept 10

Last day to add Limited Drop Courses (Trial Practice, Judicial Field Placement, clinics, moot courts, journals, student instructors); coordinator approval required after September 10

Sept 13

Last day to drop Limited Drop Courses (Trial Practice, Judicial Field Placement, clinics, moot courts, journals, student instructors) without a late withdrawal mark "W" recorded on transcript; these courses may not be dropped after September 13 

Last day to change number of credits for Judicial Field Placement 

Sept 17

Last day to add a course without Law School Registrar’s approval, including Independent Study projects

Sept 18

Last day to drop a course without a late withdrawal mark "W" recorded on transcript

Last day to change grade base or variable credits for applicable courses

Oct 26 Law School Dean of Students approval required to drop a course

JD students enrolled for 12-17 credits pay a full-time, flat tuition rate. Refund percentages below pertain to JD students enrolled for fewer than 12 credits or who are seeking to reduce their enrollment below 12 credits.

Refund Deadlines
Course Dropped During Percent Tuition Refunded
Week 1: through Sept 14 100%
Week 2: Sept 15 - 20 75%
Week 3: Sept 21 - 27 50%
Week 4: Sept 28 - Oct 4 25%
Week 5: Oct 5 and after 0%