Tuition Refund Policy

It is to the financial advantage of students withdrawing, dropping to a part-time status or reducing credit hours, to do so as early in the semester/session as possible. No adjustments to tuition, meals, and/or room charges will be made after the 4th week of classes each semester. The percentage of the credit which will be applied to the student’s account is listed in the following chart:

Traditional Students

Week of Semester    Johnson C. Smith University Policy
Before classes begin 100%
First Week 90%
Second Week 75%
Third Week 50%
Fourth Week 25%
Fifth Week 0%

Master of Social Work Program and Metropolitan College Students

No adjustments to tuition, meals, and/or room charges will be made after the 2nd week of classes each semester. The percentage of the credit which will be applied to the student’s account is listed in the following chart:

Week of Semester    Johnson C. Smith University Policy
Before classes begin 100%
First Week 75%
Second Week 50%
Third Week 0%

The information on this page is maintained by the Financial Aid Department. For more information or questions please contact them directly at 704.378.1035.