Refunds - Registration

A 100% refund of basic and/or non-resident fees will be given to students who drop all classes or withdraw from the university no later than Monday, January 20, 2020. Refundable fees include basic registration fees, non-resident fees, course fees and the miscellaneous SJSU fees.

A prorated refund will be given to students who withdraw from SJSU from the first day of instruction, January 23 through April 6, 2020.

Students who drop units resulting in a lower fee structure and/or mandatory fee obligation will be entitled to a refund of applicable tuition and mandatory fees up to the end of the designated SJSU Late Registration drop period on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. There are no refunds for individual course drops after this date.

See for detailed information on refund percentages.

Financial Aid Students

When students who are receiving financial aid withdraw, the unearned portion of federal and state funds must be returned to the appropriate fund. The Financial Aid and Scholarship Office provides this information.

For All Students

Monday, January 20, 2020

Last day for full refund of both basic registration tuition fees and non-resident tuition.

Tuesday, January 23, 2020

Pro rata refund schedule begins for both basic registration tuition fees and non-resident tuition for students who withdraw from the university. Fees owed will calculated based on units enrolled after the last day to add (Tuesday, February 11, 2020).

Monday, February 3, 2020

After this date, students who remain enrolled but drop classes resulting in a lower fee category will not be eligible for a refund

Monday, April 6, 2020

The last day to receive a pro-rated refund based on withdrawal or dropping courses.

See for specific refund details.

Special Session and Open University students

Consult for specific refund policies.

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