Refunds and Cancellations

All refunds are made by check and are mailed from the NPC Business Office.
  • The Media Fee will be refunded ONLY if a student's enrollment drops below 3 credits within the timeframes indicated below.
  • Questions? Contact the Business Office at (800) 266-7845, ext. 7480.


NPC Tuition & Fee Refund Timelines

Class canceled OR class day/time changed by NPC, 100% refund.

Fall 2015
Course Type Refund Deadline/Terms Refund

REGULAR
Semester
Classes

Courses dropped on or before
August 23, 2015
100%
Courses dropped on or before
September 4, 2015
50%
 
SHORT-TERM
Classes
Prior to first day of class 100%
Through second day of class 50%
Note: No refund after the first day of two-day classes. 0%
 
INTERNET
Classes
Enrollment canceled within one week of initial registration; no course work initiated. 100%
Enrollment canceled within two weeks of initial registration; no course work initiated. 50%

Spring 2016
Course Type Refund Deadline/Terms Refund

REGULAR
Semester
Classes

Courses dropped on or before
January 17, 2016
100%
Courses dropped on or before
February 1, 2016
50%
 
SHORT-TERM
Classes
Prior to first day of class 100%
Through second day of class 50%
Note: No refund after the first day of two-day classes. 0%
 
INTERNET
Classes
Enrollment canceled within one week of initial registration; no course work initiated. 100%
Enrollment canceled within two weeks of initial registration; no course work initiated. 50%

General Tuition Refund Policy

Fall or Spring Semester
  • 100% before the first day of semester (see above for exact dates)
  • 100% if NPC cancels the class
  • 50% through the second week of the semester
  • No refund AFTER the end of the second week of the semester
Summer Session
  • 100% before the first day of the session (see academic calendar)
  • 100% if NPC cancels the class
  • 50% by the end of the second day of the session
Short-Term Courses & Workshops
  • 100% before the first day
  • 100% if NPC cancels the class
  • 50% through the first two days
  • No refunds on a two-day workshop AFTER it has started