Refund, Drop/Add Deadlines

Spring 2020

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 27 100% Allowed Cancellation allowed through January 27. “W” recorded on transcript on or after January 28 (may not cancel after January 27) Trial Practice, Clinic, or Externship Coordinator approval required after January 26

Through January 27

* IR/IFP registrations follow regular course deadlines

100% Allowed No approval required No approval required
January 28 - February 3 75% Not allowed after February 1 No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript beginning February 2) No approval through January 31; then Law School Registrar approval required
February 4 - February 10 50% Not allowed No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval
February 11 -17 25% Not allowed No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval

February 18 -
April 6

0% Not allowed No approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval
April 7 and after 0% Not allowed Law School Dean of Students approval required (“W” recorded on transcript) Law School Registrar approval

Fall 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, Clinic, Moot Courts) through September 9
 

100% Not allowed after September 9 Cancellation allowed through September 9. “W” recorded on transcript on or after September 10; (may not cancel after September 9) Trial Practice, Clinic, Legal Writing, or Externship Coordinator approval required
Through September 9

* IR/IFP registrations follow regular course deadlines
100% Allowed No approval required No approval required
September 10-16 75% Not allowed after September 14 No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript beginning September 15 No approval through September 13; after this date, Law School Registrar approval required
September 17-23 50% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
September 24-30 25% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
October 1-November 11 0% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required
November 12 and after 0% Not allowed Law School Dean of Students approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Law School Registrar approval required

Summer 2019

Calendar Days of Term Refund Percentage Change Grade Base/Variable Credits Required to Cancel Required to Add
May 28-June 1 100% Allowed No approval required No approval required
June 2-8 50% Last day to change grade base/credits is June 5 Last day to drop a class without a “W” is June 5;

“W” on transcript beginning June 6
Instructor approval required starting June 5
June 9-11 25% Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript Instructor approval required
June 12-July 7 No Refund Not allowed No approval required; “W” recorded on transcript

Last day to withdraw without Law School Dean of Students approval is July 7
Law School Registrar approval required
July 8 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: 612-625-5000

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