Can I get a refund if I withdraw from my program?

A percent of your program charge may be returned to you, depending on when you withdraw from your program.

Date of official withdrawal Refund
Before May 24 80 percent of total charge
May 24–June 22 50 percent of total charge
June 23 or later $0
No refund will be given to any student dismissed from a program.

How do I withdraw from my program?

To withdraw before your program start date

  • Send written notification of your wish to withdraw to summer_college@cornell.edu.
  • Your official date of withdrawal will be the date on which this email is sent.

To withdraw on or after your program start date

  • Meet with Jim Schechter, director, or Janna Dawn, associate director, in the Summer College Academic Advising office, B20 Day Hall.
  • Your official date of withdrawal will be the date on which you come to the Summer College office and withdraw.
  • You are required to leave campus on that day.