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Refund Schedule/Policy

To guarantee parents and their children the summer program of their choice, we make decisions regarding our summer programs one month in advance. We hire instructors and teaching assistants and buy supplies based on the number of registered students. Therefore, we must adhere to the following refund policy and schedules to ensure that approved programs remain viable.

A full refund (including tuition deposit and registration fee) is automatically granted if a program is canceled or closed to further enrollment by the college. Otherwise, the refund amount (minus the nonrefundable tuition deposit and $25 registration fee) is determined by the date a written withdrawal request is received from the parent or guardian, according to the following schedules:

Important 2017 Dates: Open House, Early Registration Deadline, and Refund Schedule

For programs beginning June 26, 2017, written withdrawal requests received:

By May 26: 100%*
May 27 and June 9: 75%*
June 10 and June 26: 50%*

No refunds available for withdrawal requests received after June 27.

For programs beginning July 10, 2017, written withdrawal requests received:

By June 9: 100%*
June 10 and June 26: 75%*
June 24 and July 10: 50%*

No refunds available for withdrawal requests received after July 11.

 For programs beginning July 24, 2017, written withdrawal requests received:

By June 23: 100%*
June 24 and July 7: 75%*
July 8 and July 24: 50%*

*less nonrefundable deposit and registration fee
No refunds available for withdrawal requests received after July 25.

Send withdrawal requests via email to: youth.pre.college@purchase.edu

Send written withdrawal requests to:

Summer Youth and Precollege Programs
School of Liberal Studies & Continuing Education
Purchase College, State University of New York
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY 10577-1402
Fax (914) 251-6515

Refunds for credit card payments are automatically credited to the cardholder’s account. Please allow up to 6–8 weeks for refund check processing from the date a written request is received.

Purchase College reserves the right to cancel or combine any course or program for which the enrollment is deemed insufficient or for other administrative reasons. The scheduled faculty and electives are subject to change, pending sufficient enrollment. Facilities and equipment, including software, are also subject to change.