The decision to withdraw from a course is a serious matter and should be made only after consulting with the course instructor and academic advisor. Be aware that withdrawal from a course may affect eligibility for financial aid.
To withdraw from a course, the student and the class instructor must complete a withdrawal form and the instructor must submit it to the Office of the Registrar within 48 hours. A withdrawal (W) grade cannot be assigned without submission of the withdrawal form to the Registrar. Students cannot withdraw from classes during final exam periods.The type of withdrawal grade is determined by the date of withdrawal and is assigned as follows below.
A Withdrawal (W) Grade:
A Withdrawal Failing (WF) Grade:
Fall and Spring semesters
Cycle A, B, C, or D
Summer I, II, and III, and Intersession
The withdrawal period dates are listed in the Academic Calendar.
The nursing department has additional rules governing course withdrawals. See the nursing section in the School of Health Professions section of the NYIT undergraduate catalog for more information.