College of Professional & International Education
  • All Winter Sessions refunds will be processed beginning the week of January 6, 2020.

    Should your class get cancelled, or you choose to drop the course and do not plan on adding any other classes, please contact CPIE to request that your refund gets processed sooner. You can email Be sure to include your name, student ID number, and the term, year and class for which you are requesting a refund. If you have any questions, you may also call 562-985-5561.

    Refund amounts are based on the day the request is received by CPIE. All fees are refunded according to the refund schedule below.

    Current CSULB students who pay through MyCSULB will be refunded by Student Financial Services. Please contact them directly for questions regarding your refund.

    Please note: A delay in submitting required forms may result in a reduced refund.

    A refund check will be issued from the State of California for registration payments made by check. Please allow 4-6 weeks for processing. Credit card accounts will be credited for registration payments made by credit card. Please allow 4 weeks for processing. Outstanding obligations to the University may be withheld from a student's refund.

    Winter Sessions 2020 Refund Schedule

    Session 1

    Session 2

    Note: Refunds are based upon the date the refund application is received by CPIE Student Services Center.

    *Drops that are requested between December 25 and January 1 will be processed when the campus reopens after the holiday break.

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