Bursar's Office
A. Zachary Yamba Building; Room 4121
303 University Ave.
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: 973.877.3099

Financial Aid Students who withdraw are subject to the following refund schedule:

 

Returning Financial Aid Students:

Federal regulations require that returning students who totally withdraw will be subject to the following tuition adjustment schedule:

Tuition Earned
By College
Tuition Adjustment
Withdrawal Before First Day of Class  0% 100%
Withdrawal Between First Day and 10% of Term 10% 90%
Withdrawal Between 10% and 25% of Term 50% 50%
Withdrawal Between 25% and 50% of Term 75% 25%

New Financial Aid Students:

Financial aid students enrolled at Essex County College for the FIRST TIME who totally withdraw from the institution must complete 60% of the semester/term to be entitled to a refund. Tuition charges will be prorated for first time students who complete less than 60% of the semester/term. Tuition adjustments require funds to be returned to the student aid program. Students may not be entitled to a refund.

 

Prorated Tuition Charges

Tuition Earned
By College
Tuition Adjustment
Withdrawal Before First Day of Class  0% 100%
Withdrawal Between First Day and 10% of Term 10% 90%
Withdrawal Between 10% and 20% of Term 20% 80%
Withdrawal Between 20% and 30% of Term 30% 70%
Withdrawal Between 20% and 30% of Term 40% 60%
Withdrawal Between 20% and 30% of Term 50% 50%
Withdrawal Between 20% and 30% of Term 60% 40%