Current Fee Reassessment Schedule

Spring 2019

For Spring 2019, fee reassessment amounts are based on academic deadlines for the Spring 2019 sessions listed below and students dropping classes in these sessions will receive reassessments as follows:

  • last day of 100% reassessment – last day to add/change sections
  • last day of 50% reassessment – last day to drop a class without a grade
  • last day of 25% reassessment – up to and including 50% of class length elapsed
  • no reassessment – more than 50% of class length elapsed

Spring 2019 Reassessment Schedule

Start/End Dates 100% Fee Reassessment 50% Fee Reassessment 25% Fee Reassessment
Full session (01/22/2019 – 05/09/2019) through 01/29/2019 01/30/2019 – 02/25/2019 02/26/2019 – 03/18/2019
Full session Law (01/22/2019 – 05/17/2019) through 01/29/2019 01/30/2019 – 02/27/2019 02/28/2019 – 03/22/2019
1st 8-week session (01/22/2019 – 03/15/2019) through 01/24/2019 01/25/2019 – 02/07/2019 02/08/2019 – 02/18/2019
2nd 8-week session (03/18/2019 – 05/17/2019) through 03/20/2019 03/21/2019 – 04/10/2019 04/11/2019 – 04/16/2019
Self Paced 16-week session (01/22/2019 – 05/09/2019) through 02/18/2019 02/19/2019 – 02/25/2019 02/26/2019 – 03/18/2019

Self Paced and Part of Term Refunds

Students in 6 month self paced classes will receive reassessments as follows and can use the Self Paced fee reassessment spreadsheet to calculate their reassessment.  Enter the class start and end dates per what is shown in your myZou “My Class Schedule” and the spreadsheet will calculate the fee reassessment.

  • last day of 100% reassessment – up to and including the first 8 days (based on your start date)
  • last day of 50% reassessment – up to and including 30% of class length elapsed
  • last day of 25% reassessment – up to and including 50% of class length elapsed
  • no refund – more than 50% of class length elapsed

For Spring 2019 sessions NOT listed above, such as part of term classes, fee reassessment amounts are based on percentage of class length elapsed before dropping as follows and students may use the Part Term fee reassessment spreadsheet to calculate their reassessment.  Enter the class start and end dates per what is shown in your myZou “My Class Schedule” and the spreadsheet will calculate the fee reassessment.

  • last day of 100% reassessment – up to and including 8% of class length elapsed
  • last day of 50% reassessment – up to and including 30% of class length elapsed
  • last day of 25% reassessment – up to and including 50% of class length elapsed
  • no reassessment – more than 50% of class length elapsed

Nonpayment drop, class drop, and withdrawal refunds

Fees subject to refund include tuition, non-resident tuition, student activity fee, information technology fee, and any related miscellaneous fees which may have been assessed.

  • Students who have registered for courses, made payment for fees and who subsequently cancel their registration before the first day of classes are eligible for a full credit.
  • Students whose course has been cancelled by the department will receive 100% credit of class fees for that course.
  • Students who are dropped for nonpayment, withdraw from the University, or reduce their course load after classes have begun are subject to the appropriate refund schedule.

Appeals

A student who drops or withdraws and believes a greater refund should be authorized than provided for in the established schedule may fill out a Refund Appeal Form in the Office of University Registrar. A decision will be made by the Assistant Registrar within 10 days of receipt of the appeal.

A final appeal can be made to the University Registrar-MU within twenty (20) days of the receipt of the decision.

In exceptional cases, such as the death of a student, a 100% refund may be authorized at any time during the semester.

Maryland Distance Students Fee Reassessment Schedule

Students from Maryland who enroll in an MU distance (online) program will be subject to the following reassessment schedule.  If the MU reassessment schedule is more beneficial to the Maryland student, then the MU reassessment schedule, listed above will apply.

Proportion of Total Course, Program, or Term Completed
as of Date of Withdrawal or Termination
Tuition Fee Reassessment
Less than 10% 90% fee reassessment
10% up to but not including 20% 80% fee reassessment
20% up to but not including 30% 60% fee reassessment
30% up to but not including 40% 40% fee reassessment
40% up to and including 60% 20% fee reassessment
more than 60% no fee reassessment