Refund, Drop/Add Deadlines

Spring 2019

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 28 100% Allowed Cancellation allowed through January 28. “W” recorded on transcript on or after January 29 (may not cancel after January 28) Trial Practice, Clinic, or Externship Coordinator approval required

Through January 28

* IR/IFP registrations follow regular course deadlines

100% Allowed No approval required No approval required
January 29 - February 4 75% Not allowed after February 2 No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript beginning February 3) No approval through February 1; then Law School Registrar approval required
February 5 - February 11 50% Not allowed No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval
February 12 -18 25% Not allowed No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval

February 19 -
March 31

0% Not allowed No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval
April 1 and after 0% Not allowed Law School Dean of Students approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval

Fall 2018

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

Limited Drop Classes (Trial Practice, Judicial Externship, Clinic, Moot Courts) through September 10
 

100% Not allowed after September 10 Cancellation allowed through September 10. “W” recorded on transcript on or after September 11; (may not cancel after September 10) Trial Practice, Clinic, Legal Writing, or Externship Coordinator approval required
Through September 10

* IR/IFP registrations follow regular course deadlines
100% Allowed No approval required No approval required
September 11-17 75% Not allowed after September 15 No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript beginning September 16 No approval through September 14; after this date, Law School Registrar approval required
September 18-24 50% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
September 25-October 1 25% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
October 2-November 12 0% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
November 13 and after 0% Not allowed Law School Dean of Students approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required

Summer 2018

Calendar Days of Term Refund Percentage Change Grade Base/Variable Credits Required to Cancel Required to Add
May 29-June 2 100% Allowed No approval required No approval required
June 3-9 50% Not allowed after June 7 Last day to drop a class without a “W” is June 7; “W” on transcript beginning June 8 Instructor approval starting June 6
June 10-12 25% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Instructor approval required
June 13-July 9 No Refund Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
July 10 and after No Refund Not allowed Law School Dean of Students approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required

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Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-1000

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