Skagit Valley College

Refund Policy

A full refund is given for any course cancelled by the college.

Refunds for withdrawal from classes are made as follows:

  1. 100% refund if a student withdraws through the fifth officially scheduled instructional day of the quarter.
  2. 50% refund if a student withdraws after the fifth instructional day of the quarter and through the tenth instructional day of the quarter. .

For course sections starting prior to the first officially scheduled day of the quarter or after the fifth officially scheduled day of instruction for the quarter, refunds are calculated for each course section consistent with the above schedule, but using the first day of class in place of the first officially scheduled day of the quarter as used above.

The first official day of class for Distance Education and Telecourses is the first official day of the quarter.

Community Education/Computer Training Institute

A 100% refund is available if the college cancels the class or if you officially withdraw 48 hours prior to the first class meeting. 

Please note that refunds take 6-8 weeks to process.


Tuition Refund Request

 The College’s normal refund schedule is described on the web, in handouts, and in the catalog. Students who wish to be considered for a refund beyond those regular deadlines must withdraw from the courses, and submit this petition with supporting information. Petitions are only considered from students who submit documentation of a call to active military duty or unanticipated situations that prevent a student from completing his/her academic obligation and is not intended for chronic or otherwise known conditions that pre-existed the beginning of an academic quarter.  Refund Request Form