Tuition and Fees Refund

The tuition policy is set by the State of North Carolina and is subject to change. A 100% refund shall be made if a student drops the class(es) by completing the required paperwork prior to the first day of classes for the term as noted in the college calendar on the website at Also, a student is eligible for a 100% refund if the class in which the student is registered is canceled.

A 75% refund shall be made if the student officially drops the class(es) prior to or on the official 10% point of the term. Insurance, technology, and student activity, program completion fees are not refundable. Federal regulations, if different from above, will overrule this policy.

For classes that start a week or more into a term, a full refund will be provided if a student drops a class(es) prior to the beginning date of the class(es). A 75% refund will be provided for a class(es) dropped on the beginning date through the 10% point of the class(es).

Only hours dropped below a total of 16 credit hours are eligible for a refund.