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The Billing and Payment Gateway of UMass Amherst

Prorated Tuition and Mandatory Fee Schedule

Make sure you properly withdraw with the appropriate Registrar if you are withdrawing from the University. Refunds of paid tuition and fees are pro-rated, based on the effective date of the withdrawal. You are charged tuition until you officially withdraw with the Registrar.  

Undergraduate

  • Through 9/05/2017, registration day and first day of classes: 100% refund
  • First two weeks of the semester,  09/06/2017 through 09/18/2017: 80%
  • During the third week, 09/19/2017 through 09/25/2017: 60%
  • During the fourth week, 09/26/ 2017 through 10/02/17: 40%
  • During the fifth week, 10/03/2017 through 10/09/2017, 20%
  • As of 10/10/2017, 0%. No refund

Meal Plans falls under the same refund schedule as tuition and mandatory fees.

Housing has separate refund schedules.

Graduate

  • Through 09/18/2017, registration day and first day of classes: 100% refund
  • First two weeks of the semester, 09/19/2017 through 09/25/2017: 60%
  • During the third week, 09/26/2017 through 10/02/2017: 40%
  • During the fourth week, 10/03/2017 through 10/09/2017: 20%
  • As of 10/10/2017, 0%. No refund