Spring 2020 Drop/Add Dates

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16 Week Session

Signatures Required - Add or Modify a Course

Date Signatures Required
Jan. 13 - Jan. 20 Students may add via myPurdue (Course space availability required)
Jan. 21 - Feb. 10 Advisor and Instructor.  Take completed Form 23 to Office of the Registrar (HOVD 45) for processing.
Jan. 27 Last day to audit a course. A Registrar Audit Form is required and can be obtained in Hovde Hall, Room 45.
Feb. 11 - May 1 (modify grade mode only) Advisor, Instructor and Head of Department in which the course is listed. *Beginning Mar. 23 students may elect grade mode change with no approvals. Consultation with advisor is strongly recommended. Request using Scheduling Assistant.
**Jan. 22 -- Prepayment and $200 late registration fee begins**

Signatures Required – Drop a Course

Date Signatures Required
Jan. 13 - Jan. 27 No signatures. (Course not recorded.) Student may drop course via myPurdue.
Jan. 28 - Feb. 10 Advisor. (Course recorded with a grade of "W".) Take completed Form 23 to Office of the Registrar (HOVD 45) for processing.
Feb. 11 - May 1 Advisor only; grades will be “W”.  Submit using Scheduling Assistant after consulting with advisor.

Refund Percentage of Fees and Tuition

Date Percent Refund Fees/Tuition
Before Jan. 22 100%
Jan. 22 - Jan. 26 80%
Jan. 27 - Feb. 9 60%
Feb. 10 - Feb. 23 40%
After Feb. 23 0%

8 Week Sessions

Signatures Required - Add or Modify a Course

First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks Signatures Required
Jan. 13 - Jan. 14 Mar. 9 - Mar. 11 Students may add via myPurdue (Course space availability required)
Jan. 15 - Jan. 27 Mar. 12 - Mar. 27 Advisor and Instructor.  Take completed Form 23 to Office of the Registrar (HOVD 45) for processing.
Jan. 17 Mar. 13 Last day to audit a course. A Registrar Audit Form is required and can be obtained in Hovde Hall, Room 45.
Jan. 28 - Feb. 12 Mar. 28 - May 1 (modify grade mode only)

Advisor, Instructor, and Head of Department in which the course is listed. *Beginning Mar. 23 students may elect grade mode change with no approvals. Consultation with advisor is strongly recommended. Request using Scheduling Assistant.

Signatures Required – Drop a Course

First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks Signatures Required
Jan. 13 - Jan. 20 Mar. 9 - Mar. 22 No signatures. (Course not recorded.) Student may drop course via myPurdue.
Jan. 21- Jan. 27 Mar. 23 - Mar. 27 Advisor. (Course recorded with a grade of "W".) Take completed Form 23 to Office of the Registrar (HOVD 45) for processing.
Jan. 28 - Feb. 12 Mar. 28 - May 1 Advisor only; grades will be “W”.  Submit using Scheduling Assistant after consulting with advisor.

Refund Schedule for Cancellation of Assignment to Courses

First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks Percent Refund Fees/Tuition
Before Jan. 22 Before Mar. 9 100%
Jan. 22 - Jan. 27 Mar. 9 - Mar. 14 80%
Jan. 28 - Feb. 2 Mar. 15 - Mar. 19 60%
Feb. 3 - Feb. 8 Mar. 20 - Mar. 25 40%
After Feb. 8 After Mar. 25 0%

Information on refunds from the University may be found at the following Web site: https://www.purdue.edu/bursar/tuition/refund-withdrawals/policies.php.

Students withdrawing from ALL course assignments after classes have begun should go to myPurdue, Academic tab, and look for Withdraw Information.

The dates on this calendar apply to courses that exactly fit the time frames listed. Courses offered outside of these time frames (2-week courses, etc.) have their own deadlines. You may review those specific dates here and look for the Short Course Drop/Add Refund Dates for the term.

For assistance, please contact the Office of the Registrar at (765) 494-6165.

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