A $100 non-refundable deposit is is due one week before each summer session term. For 2015:
- May Term (May 12-June 5): Deposit due May 5
- June Term (June 8 - July 3): Deposit due June 1
- July Term (July 6 - July 31): Deposit due June 29
Deposits are refunded if admission is denied or a class is closed or canceled. The remaining tuition balance is due on the first date of each summer term.
Lake Forest College reserves the right to cancel courses for which there is insufficient enrollment. In some instances, students may have the option to work with an instructor in an independent study or tutorial should a course have insufficient enrollment.
Housing and Meals
Admission to Summer Session does not guarantee on-campus housing; a separate application for residence hall housing must be made to the Office of Residence Life.
2015 housing packages are available for $320 per summer term. The rate for additional weeks, for other approved campus activities, is $80 per week.
Contact ARAMARK at 847-735-5225 for information regarding summer meal plans. Summer meal plans may be purchased in packages of 25 all-you-care-to-eat meals, 50 all-you-care-to-eat meals, or 50 all-you-care-to-eat meals (plus $55 flexible spending dollars for use at Boomer’s Café).
Tuition refunds are given only when a student officially withdraws from a course; refunds are handled by the Business Office. All withdrawals must be made in writing only and presented to the Registrar. The official date of withdrawal is the date the Registrar receives the withdrawal.
Tuition refunds will be granted according to the following for Summer Terms:
After one session: 90% After two sessions: 70% After three sessions: 50% After four sessions: 0%
No refunds are given after the fourth session of a class in Summer Session 1.
Deposits are refunded only if admission is denied or a class is closed or canceled. Any unpaid balances on student accounts will prevent release of transcripts, and will be subject to collection costs of up to 30% if not resolved in a timely manner.