Refund and Withdrawal Schedule
PNW’s academic schedule includes pre-set deadlines for receiving refunds on tuition and fees as well as dropping courses. Browse these key dates below.
The registration and refund deadlines in these lists are affiliated with most programs and full-term courses at PNW. If you are in a program for which these dates do not apply (e.g., RN to BSN Online, English Language Program, and non-degree seeking international students), please seek communication from your program for more information.
Full Term/Semester Refund Dates
Fall semesters have various class start dates and lengths. The refund deadlines in this list pertain to the full 16-week semester. See the Comprehensive Schedule for other refund deadlines and last dates to withdraw.
|8/23/2021||Fall 2021 Classes Begin|
|8/23/2021 to 8/27/2021||Late Registration|
|8/27/2021(4:00 PM)||Final Payment Deadline for Fall 2021|
|8/27/2021 (4:30 PM)||Last Day for 100% Refund of Fall 2021 Full-term Classes|
|9/3/2021 (4:30 PM)||Last Day for 60% Refund of Fall 2021 Full-term Classes|
|9/13/2021 (4:30 PM)||Last Day for 40% Refund of Fall 2021 Full-term Classes|
|9/20/2021 (4:30 PM)||Last Day for 20% Refund of Fall 2021 Full-term Classes|
|11/12/2021 (4:30 PM)||Last Day to Drop Fall 2021 Full-term Classes|
|12/18/2021||Fall 2021 Classes End|
If you drop one or more classes during the refund period, your fees will be recalculated based on your liable credit hours. If your recalculated total liable credit hours are in the banded tuition rate, no refund is calculated.
For more information about banded tuition and how refund amounts are calculated contact the Bursar’s Office.
If you are registered in courses that differ from the traditional full-term dates, refer to these tables about refund percentages and the last day to drop classes that fit within the start and end dates listed.
For assistance with determining the appropriate withdrawal dates for your course(s) contact the Office of the Registrar at (219) 989-2210.
Fall 2021 Part of Term Refund Schedule
|Number of Weeks / (Part of Term)||Start Date||End Date||Last Day to Receive 100% Refund||Last Day to Receive 60% Refund||Last Day to Receive 40% Refund||Last Day to Receive 20% Refund||No Refund||Last Day to Drop|
|16 Weeks (1)||8/23/2021||12/18/2021||8/27/2021||9/3/2021||9/13/2021||9/20/2021||9/21/2021 to 11/12/2021||11/12/2021|
|8 Weeks (2)||8/23/2021||10/16/2021||8/27/2021||NA||9/3/2021||NA||9/4/2021 to 10/1/2021||10/1/2021|
|8 Weeks (3)||10/18/2021||12/18/2021||10/22/2021||NA||10/29/2021||NA||10/30/2021 to 12/3/2021||12/3/2021|
|5 Weeks (N1)||8/23/2021||9/25/2021||8/26/2021||NA||9/1/2021||NA||9/2/2021 to 9/16/2021||9/16/2021|
|10 Weeks (N3)||8/23/2021||10/29/2021||8/27/2021||9/3/2021||9/13/2021||9/20/2021||9/21/2021 to 10/13/2021||10/13/2021|
|12 Weeks (N4)||9/27/2021||12/18/2021||10/1/2021||10/8/2021||10/19/2021||10/26/2021||10/27/2021 to 11/26/2021||11/26/2021|
|13 Weeks (N5)||8/23/2021||11/20/2021||8/27/2021||9/3/2021||9/13/2021||9/20/2021||9/21/2021 to 10/28/2021||10/28/2021|
|13 Weeks (N6)||9/20/2021||12/18/2021||9/24/2021||10/1/2021||10/8/2021||10/19/2021||10/20/2021 to 11/24/2021||11/24/2021|
|5 Weeks (W1)||8/23/2021||9/24/2021||8/26/2021||NA||9/1/2021||NA||9/2/2021 to 9/16/2021||9/16/2021|
|5 Weeks (W2)||9/27/2021||10/30/2021||9/30/2021||NA||10/6/2021||NA||10/7/2021 to 10/21/2021||10/21/2021|
|5 Weeks (W3)||11/1/2021||12/4/2021||11/4/2021||NA||11/10/2021||NA||11/11/2021 to 11/24/2021||11/24/2021|
|12 Weeks (W4)||9/27/2021||12/17/2021||10/1/2021||10/8/2021||10/19/2021||10/26/2021||10/27/2021 to 11/26/2021||11/26/2021|