100% Tuition Refund Policy_

Codeup is dedicated in helping you transition into a career you love. That’s why we have our tuition refund policy in place! If you do not find a career in-field within 6 months of graduating our program, you will receive a 100% tuition refund. Read more on our policy below!


Codeup will refund 100% of received tuition to graduates who do not receive an offer
of “in-field” employment (as defined by the TWC) within 6 months of graduation. To
qualify, graduates must meet and maintain eligibility as outlined below. Refunds will
be issued to the parties responsible for tuition funds, including individuals, loan
partners, grant partners, and the VA. Refunds exclude associated interest fees and


Graduates are eligible if: they are age 18 or over, possess legal status to work in the
United States, have no criminal history, and seek “in-field” employment in the United
States. In-field employment refers to roles utilizing the skills taught in the program of

In-field roles for Full-Stack Web Development – Java include, but are not limited to:
Web Programmer, Web Developer, Web Applications Developer, Software Developer,
Computer Programmer, Quality Assurance Engineer, Front-End Developer, etc.

In-field roles for Data Science include, but are not limited to: Data Scientist, Data
Analyst, Data Engineer, Business Intelligence Analyst, Data Architect, Machine
Learning Engineer, Business Analyst, etc.


In order to maintain refund eligibility, graduates must:

  • 6 months after graduation, complete Section A of TWC CSC Form 072 A,
    which states: “Since graduation, I have not worked in the field for which I was
    trained,” without having qualified for any of the following disqualifying
    post-graduation outcomes:
    • Enrollment in a full-time program
    • Full-time enlistment in the military
    • Incarceration (documentation required)
    • Death (documentation required)
  • Graduate with no more than 3 unexcused absences or 10 tardies, and with a
    cumulative grade of 70% or higher
  • Maintain compliance with Codeup placement standards, by:
    • Pursuing all job opportunities provided by Codeup Placement Office to
      completion of interview cycle (offer or rejection)
    • Submitting a minimum of 5 job applications per week
    • Completing a minimum of 5 GitHub commits per week, containing
      evidence of newly written code post-graduation date
    • Meeting with the Codeup Placement Office at minimum once per

If a graduate believes they qualify for a tuition refund under these stipulations:

  • Graduate must submit a written request to Codeup at
    S4518Director@codeup.com or S5629Director@codeup.com within 30 days
    of the 6-month post-graduation date with a completed TWC Form CSC-072A.
  • Codeup will review and respond to the graduate within 30 days of submission
  • If approved, refunds will be issued within 60 days of refund approval
  • If a funding partner refuses a refund, Codeup will make a donation of an equal
    amount to a non-profit organization.

Disclaimer: Should Codeup go out of business or be bought by another company, all
employment refunds will be terminated on the date of closure/sale.

Force Majeure: In the case of an event or events beyond the control of Codeup that
prevents Codeup’s compliance with its obligations under this contract in regard to
post-graduation employment guarantee only, Codeup shall have the opportunity to
extend the post-graduation employment guarantee deadline from 6 to 12 months.
Events beyond the control of Codeup include, but are not limited to: acts of God
(fires, earthquakes, hurricanes, floods,); war, invasion, embargo; or acts of terrorism
that cause the closing of business.

What are you waiting for? Your new career awaits you!_