School of Social Work Registration and Cancellation
How to Register
- Online registration is available for all programs. Payment with Credit/Debit Card or check can be completed through the system. American Express is not accepted.
- Agency/Purchase Order Registration: Agency or school district ONLY please fill out this form.
Individual course fees vary, due to length and format. Fees for our workshops are noted under the individual course description. Please check course listings for unique fees or discounts.
Disclaimer: The University reserves the right to cancel or modify any workshop for any reason. Registrants will be notified and full refunds will be issued if there is a cancellation.
Unfortunately, we cannot provide refunds for cancellations made seven working days or fewer before the event for any reason—or for no-shows. We can provide credit towards a future workshop up to 24 hours before the event. After that, no credit will be issued.
Inclement weather: If you are concerned that your work shop will be cancelled due to inclement weather, please call 516.877.6870. If the University is closed, your workshop will be cancelled.
Postgraduate Certificate Program Policy
Upon acceptance into the program, a minimum non-refundable deposit is required to secure your place. The deposit is applied to the total cost of tuition.
Refund Policy for Early Withdrawal
Program deposit will be non-refundable. Students that withdraw seven business days prior to the first class will be refunded 100% of their fees (minus deposit). Students that withdraw after, up to, and including two (2) sessions will receive a 70% credit minus deposit. Students who withdraw after up to and including four (4) sessions will be credited 55% of their fees (minus deposit). Students who withdraw after four (4) sessions will receive no refund or credit.
Refund Schedule 2020-2021
Withdrawal Session – Refund Rate
Seven business days before first session – 100% (minus deposit)
Up to/including two sessions – 70% credit (minus deposit)
Up to/including four sessions – 55% credit (minus deposit)
After four sessions – 0%
New York State Office of the Professions (NYSED) regulations require that participants must be present for the entire approved educational activity in order to receive a certificate for continuing education credits.
There is no accommodation in the State regulations for late arrival, late return from lunch or breaks, or early departure. At present, NYSED does not allow granting partial credit for approved continuing education events.
If there are any changes in State regulation, this policy will be updated accordingly.