To withdraw your student from the Academy for any reason prior to the arrival date, you must notify the Institute for Academic Outreach at (660) 785-5406. To withdraw your student after their arrival on campus, you must notify the Dean or the Director of the Academy. Refunds take approximately 10 business days to process from the time of withdrawal and are issued in the same method of payment used for your initial payment.
Tuition Payments-Before the Session begins
- Tuition payments will be refunded in full for students who withdraw before the May 31 deadline for Session I and the June 28 deadline for Session II.
Tuition Payments-After the Session begins
- Tuition payments will be refunded on a pro-rated basis after the Session begins but only for medical or family emergencies.
- Tuition payments will NOT be refunded for students going home due to homesickness or other personal activities.
- No refunds will be given to students who are dismissed from the Academy for academic or disciplinary reasons or for those who withdraw after the May 31 deadline for Session I or June 28 deadline for Session II. Students who leave the Academy early for anything other than a serious medical condition or family emergency will not receive a refund.