Refund, Drop/Add Deadlines

Fall 2017

Calendar Days of Term Refund Percentage Change Grade Base/Variable Credits Required to Cancel Required to Add

Limited Drop Classes (Trial Practice, Judicial Externship, or Clinic) through September 11

100% Not allowed after September 11 No approval required (may not cancel after September 11) Trial Practice, Clinic, or Externship Coordinator approval required
Through September 11 100% Allowed No approval required No approval required
September 12-18 75% Not allowed after September 16 No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript beginning September 17 No approval through September 15; after this date, Law School Registrar approval required
September 19-25 50% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
September 26-October 2 25% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
October 3-November 5 0% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
November 6 and after 0% Not allowed Law School Dean of Students approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required

Summer 2017

Calendar Days of Term Refund Percentage Change Grade Base/Variable Credits Required to Cancel Required to Add
May 30-June 3 100% Allowed No approval required No approval required
June 4-10 50% Not allowed after June 7 Last day to drop a class without a “W” is June 7 Instructor approval starting June 6
June 11-13 25% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Instructor approval required
June 14-July 2 No Refund Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
July 3 and after No Refund Not allowed Law School Dean of Students approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required

Spring 2017

Calendar Days of Term Refund Percentage Change Grade Base/Variable Credits Required to Cancel Required to Add
Limited Drop Classes (Trial Practice, Judicial Externship, or Clinic) through January 23 100% Allowed Cancellation allowed through January 23. “W” recorded on transcript on or after January 24. Trial Practice, Clinic, or Externship Coordinator approval required
Through January 23 100% Allowed No approval required No approval required
January 24-30 75% Not allowed after January 28 No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript beginning January 29) No approval through January 27; then Law School Registrar approval required
January 31-February 6 50% Not allowed No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval
February 7-13 25% Not allowed No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval
February 14-March 25 0% Not allowed No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval
March 26 and after 0% Not allowed Law School Dean of Students approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval

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P: 612-625-1000

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