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Spring Refund Deadlines

Due to the inclement weather, ODU is extending the deadline to withdraw with One Half Financial Penalty (50% refund or credit) - to January 31, 2014

Tuition is due in full on January 13, 2014.

Failure to pay or failure to attend the course after registering is not justification for elimination of charges. Students must drop using official procedures and within the published deadlines in order to qualify for a refund or a release from charges.

Official drops may be submitted to the University in several ways.

  • Written request or drop form sent by fax to the Registrar's office (757-683-5357)
    (FAX DROP ENDS 5:00 PM JANUARY 21, 2014)
  • Completed drop form submitted in person at the Registrar's office
    (FORM DROP ENDS 5:00PM JANUARY 21, 2014)

Official Withdrawals begin on JANUARY 22, 2014.

Spring Semester 2014

No Financial Penalty
100% refund or credit

One Half Financial Penalty
50% refund or credit

No refunds or credit

Session 1 January 21, 2014** January 28, 2014
January 29, 2014
(less than 4 weeks)
and sessions less
than one semester
Day before first class meeting Not applicable No refunds after the day before the first class meeting.

** Tuition is due January 13, 2014.

Mini-Sessions are courses less than four weeks long.

Refunds for Classes Less Than One Semester in Length

For classes of less than one semester in length, refunds will be granted for classes officially dropped before the first class meeting.

Students in this category must contact the Accounts Receivable Office at (757) 683-3030 in order for their refund to be processed.

The total tuition is considered fully earned by the University once scheduled classes have begun in any semester or summer session. Students desiring to drop/ or withdraw from the University must formally notify the University of their intention by executing an official withdrawal process (web, phone, fax or form) from the Office of the University Registrar.