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FAQ for Current and Incoming Students

Will the campuses be open for the Fall 2020 semester?

The University is considering numerous options for the Fall 2020 semester, including a regular opening with rigorous safety protocols in place, or a hybrid approach where a portion of the curriculum will be delivered online. Our highest priority is the safety and well-being of our entire community, and you will receive more detailed information as the situation becomes clearer and additional guidance is issued. Read More

Will students receive any financial relief from the University's Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds?

Yes. Students enrolled in on campus programs during the Spring 2020 semester, and who are eligible for federal financial aid, may receive federal emergency financial aid grants under the CARES Act. Read More

Will students receive a tuition refund for the Spring 2020 Semester?

The University will not be refunding tuitions. Classes continued for the remainder of the Spring 2020 Semester via online instruction and academic credit was awarded for the coursework. Read More

Will students receive refunds for their housing and meal plans?

Yes. Students who left campus during the Spring 2020 Semester have received pro-rated refunds for housing and meal plan charges (room and board) based on days of residence hall occupancy, and any remaining and unused student meal plan balances.

Will students receive a refund on parking fees and MBTA fees?

Yes. Fees for parking and MBTA were refunded to students.