Comprehensive Fee Waiver
Deadline for Submission:
- Summer Semester: Last day for the drop/add period
- Fall Semester: September 30th
- Winter Session: Last day for the drop/add period
- Spring Semester: February 28th
If the deadline falls on a weekend, the deadline will be the next business day.
In order to receive a partial waiver of the Comprehensive Fee, a student’s study must take place outside of the University at Buffalo grounds. If a partial waiver is granted, students can waive the Health Services, Transportation and Campus Life Fees. Undergraduate students can also waive the Athletics and Recreation Fees during the fall and spring semesters. Students cannot waive the College Fee, Technology Fee or Transcript Fee components.
Waiver requests are handled per semester. The chart below summarizes the data available on previous academic years, plus the most recently completed semester.
|Academic Year||2010 - 2011||2011 - 2012||2012 - 2013||2013 - 2014||2014 - 2015||2015 - 2016|
|Comp. Fee Waiver Inquiries||1057||1524||1481||2234||1233||2134|
|Comp. Fee Waivers Granted||857||1345||1300||2195||3774||3274|
|Graduate students receiving waivers||830 (96.8%)||1187 (88.3%)||1034 (79.5%)||1674 (76.3%)||2356 (62.4%)||1894 (57.8%)|
|Undergraduate students receiving waivers||27 (3.2%)||158 (11.7%)||266 (20.5%)||521 (23.7%)||1418 (37.6%)||1380 (42.2%)|
Questions and comments regarding the Comprehensive Fee may be emailed to UBstudentaccounts@buffalo.edu.
Last updated: April 18, 2017 12:13 pm EST