• ESBOCES Refund Policy

    All withdrawals incur an administrative fee of $35. All withdrawal requests must be provided in writing to the Program Administrator.

    • Withdrawal prior to 5 business days of the first class: 100% Refund
    • Withdrawal within 5 business days prior to the first class: 90% Refund
    • Withdrawal after the first class and prior to the second class: 75% Refund
    • Withdrawal after the second class: 0% Refund

    NO REFUNDS WILL BE PROVIDED AFTER THE SECOND CLASS. THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS POLICY. Refunds other than charge cards may take 4 to 6 weeks.

    Federal Refund Policy

    The Practical Nursing Program and the Cosmetology Program at ESBOCES do not observe the above-mentioned refund policy. Eligible programs follow federal guidelines related to withdrawals, refunds and credit balances. Please refer to the program handbook and/or the ESBOCES website for more information.

    Any balance owed to the school resulting from a termination of enrollment is due immediately. Students may not enroll in any course provided by ESBOCES with an outstanding account balance.


    For further information, please call Student Financial Services at 631-233-4450.