Distance Forms & Policies

Downloadable Forms and Important Procedures

Distance Student Forms

Policies

Tuition Policy

Distance tuition is the same regardless of residency status. 
Tuition does not include books or other required course supplies. Approved distance rates are effective for the start of the fall semester each year and are reviewed annually

Please Note: If you’re admitted/enrolled as a distance student, you will be charged the distance rate according to your program. Undergraduate distance students will be charged the undergraduate distance rate. 

If you are an on-campus graduate or undergraduate student taking a distance course, you will be charged the campus rate according to your academic level. 

Military Rate Policy

Missouri S&T offers graduate military tuition rates for students enrolled in distance education programs. S&T’s graduate military distance tuition rate applies to all active military service members and the following individuals who have funds in a qualified military educational tuition assistance benefit program. 

Graduate Military Rate Eligibility:

  • Spouses of active-duty military service members utilizing qualified transferred educational benefits
  • Dependents of active-duty military service members utilizing qualified transferred educational benefits
  • Members of the Selected Reserves
  • Members of National Guard units
  • Veterans with qualified military educational tuition assistance benefits
  • Spouses of Veterans utilizing qualified transferred educational benefits
  • Dependents of Veterans utilizing qualified transferred educational benefits
  • Eligible distance students in a non-degree graduate category
  • Eligible undergraduate students enrolled in a distance class 

Once admitted into a graduate certificate or degree program at S&T's military rate, students will retain the military rate until certificate or degree completion, regardless if military educational tuition assistance benefits are exhausted.

Please note – if you are enrolling in the Engineer Captains Career Course (ECCC), master's degrees are only available in following areas: 

For questions regarding ECCC, contact: 

Michelle Emerson

Fort Leonard Wood Program

email  (573) 341-4410


Add/Drop Policy for Distance Students

Electronic ADD and DROP Available

Signatures are no longer required for adding and dropping courses at Missouri S&T.

Refund Deadline

The last day for to receive a 25% refund for fall 2019 is
Monday, October 14 by 4:30 p.m. central

To add a course:

  1. Contact Instructor for approval and to obtain a permission number (Permission numbers available the first day of classes)

  2. Log into Joe'SS and add the class to your schedule. (Classes can only be added during the first two weeks of the semester)

Distance students need to email global@mst.edu or call 573-341-6591 for any of the following issues:

  • registration holds
  • advising holds
  • first-time college
  • exceeding permissible hours
  • time conflict

To drop a course:

Log into Joe’SS to drop the desired course. (Make sure you check the drop deadlines and refund periods).

Distance students need to email global@mst.edu or call 573-341-6591 for any of the following issues:

  • registration holds
  • advising holds
  • first-time college
  • athlete student full-time hour requirement
  • international student full-time hour requirement

To change a section:

If you need to drop a class and add a new section, make sure to get all your section changes done during the first week of classes to take advantage of the 100% refund. 

To withdraw from school:

DISTANCE STUDENTS: Please email global@mst.edu or 573-341-6591 for instructions.

CAMPUS STUDENTS:  You will need to fill out a withdrawal form from the Registrar’s Office. Once the semester starts, you can no longer drop all your classes through Joe'SS.  For questions, contact the Registrar’s Office at 573-341-4181. 


Distance Classes Refund Policy

Starting with the Spring 2020 semester, distance education dates and deadlines will be the same as main campus. More details will be provided to new and current  students to ensure they are aware of the changes.  

Questions

Contact Us.

GLOBAL LEARNING

Our team is available to answer your questions about S&T’s distance education programs.

Student Support
Phone: 573-341-6591   |   Toll Free: 1-877-678-1870

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