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Penn Foster Refund Policy

Refund Policy

At Penn Foster, we continue to develop new ways to expand and improve student satisfaction. However, if you are not satisfied or can no longer continue your studies, we offer a generous refund policy. If you cancel within the first 6 days of enrollment you will receive a full refund. After the first 6 days your refund amount will be based on:

If you elect to cancel you must send your notice of cancellation either via email or mail. A detailed refund policy is outlined below. Sample materials shown below cannot be used to enroll in a program. To enroll call 1-800-275-4410 or enroll online today!

High School
If you cancel Amount you will owe
Within 6 Calendar days of signing of the Enrollment Agreement $0.00 (100% Refund)
After 6 days:
Before submitting a completed program assignment Registration fee + administrative fee + shipping & handling fees (if applicable)
Up to and including 10% of the program assignments completed Registration fee + Administrative fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 10% of refundable tuition
After 10% and up to and including 25% of the program assignments completed Registration fee + Administrative fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 25% of refundable tuition
After 25% and up to and including 50% of the program assignments completed Registration fee + Administrative fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 50% of refundable tuition
After 50% of the program assignments completed or more than 18 months after your enrollment Full program tuition and any applicable fees
Sample Materials: Enrollment Agreement and Refund Calculation.
Career School
If you cancel Amount you will owe
Within 6 Calendar days of signing of the Enrollment Agreement $0.00 (100% Refund)
After 6 days:
Before submitting a completed assignment Registration fee + administrative fee + shipping & handling fees (if applicable)
Up to and including 10% of the program assignments completed Registration fee + Administrative fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 10% of refundable tuition
After 10% and up to and including 25% of the program assignments completed Registration fee + Administrative fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 25% of refundable tuition
After 25% and up to and including 50% of the program assignments completed Registration fee + Administrative fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 50% of refundable tuition
After 50% of the program assignments completed or more than 12 months after your enrollment date (timeframe may vary depending on program selected) Full program tuition and any applicable fees
Sample Materials: Enrollment Agreement and Refund Calculation.
Residents of Wisconsin: Click here to view your state specific policy.
College
If you cancel Amount you will owe
Within 6 Calendar days of signing of the Enrollment Agreement $0.00 (100% Refund)
After 6 days:
Before submitting a completed assignment for that semester Registration fee + admissions fee + shipping & handling fees (if applicable)
Up to and including 10% of the semester assignments completed Registration fee + admissions fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 10% of refundable semester tuition
After 10% and up to and including 25% of the semester assignments completed Registration fee + admissions fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 25% of refundable semester tuition
After 25% and up to and including 50% of the semester assignments completed Registration fee + admissions fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 50% of refundable semester tuition
After 50% of the semester assignments completed or more than 12 months after your enrollment Full semester tuition and any applicable fees
Sample Materials: Enrollment Agreement and Refund Calculation.
Residents of Wisconsin: Click here to view your state specific policy.
College Undergraduate Certificate
If you cancel Amount you will owe
Within 6 Calendar days of signing of the Enrollment Agreement $0.00 (100% Refund)
After 6 days:
Before submitting a completed program assignment Registration fee + admissions fee + shipping & handling fees (if applicable)
Up to and including 10% of the program assignments completed Registration fee + admissions fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 10% of refundable tuition
After 10% and up to and including 25% of the program assignments completed Registration fee + admissions fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 25% of refundable tuition
After 25% and up to and including 50% of the program assignments completed Registration fee + admissions fee + shipping & handling fee (if applicable) + 50% of refundable tuition
After 50% of the program assignments completed or more than 12 months after your enrollment Full semester tuition and any applicable fees
Sample Materials: Enrollment Agreement and Refund Calculation.
Residents of Wisconsin: Click here to view your state specific policy.

Refund policies and amounts may vary by program, state, and/or payment plan chosen at time of enrollment. The full tuition protection agreement and any differences will be reflected on your specific enrollment agreement.

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