2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog

Late Payment Fee

Past due accounts will be assessed a $100.00 monthly late payment fee. Students who have been awarded financial aid will not be charged the late payment fee on the amount the financial aid will cover. Students enrolled in and paying on payment plans will not be charged the late payment fee on the portion of the amount covered by the payment plan.

If you want to dispute a late payment fee on your statement, email The Lesley Lynx Solution Center within 60 days of the bill on which the late payment fee appeared. The Lesley Lynx Solution Center will research your dispute and contact you with an explanation within 30 days of receipt of your email. Include the following information:
• Your full name and Lesley ID number
• The dollar amount of the late payment fee
• Description of the late payment fee and explanation of why you believe there is an error. If you need more information, describe the item you are not sure about.

Veteran’s Affairs eligible students:
• The university adheres to the requirements of and complies with the Veterans Benefits and Transition Act of 2018, specifically S2248 PL 115-407 Section 103. The university permits any covered individual to attend or participate in the course education during the period beginning on the date on which the individual provides to the educational institution a certificate of eligibility for entitlement to educational assistance under chapter 31 or 33 of this title.
• In accordance with S2248 PL 115-407 Section 103 Lesley University will not impose any penalty, including the assessment of late fees, the denial of access to classes, libraries, or other institutional facilities, or the requirement that a covered individual borrow additional funds, on any covered individual because of the individual’s inability to meet his or her financial obligations to the institution due to the delayed disbursement of a payment to be provided by the Secretary under chapter 31 or 33 of this title.