SNHU Spring 2020 Tuition Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) is settling a class action alleging it breached its contract with students to offer in-person learning during the Spring 2020 semester. The school transitioned to remote learning in March 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic but did not offer refunds of any portion of the tuition.

Docket Number:


Company: Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU)

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Objection Deadline: July 15, 2021

Exclusion Deadline: June 3, 2021

Final Approval Hearing: July 29, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

You do not have to do anything to get your payment, as long as you want it to be in the form of a check sent to the residential address you have on file with SNHU. If you want to receive your payment by Venmo or PayPal, you will need to fill out a Payment Method Election Form.


You may be eligible if you are a student or former student for whom payment was made to SNHU for tuition and fees for in-person educational services and whose tuition and fees have not been refunded.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Pro-rata share of the net settlement fund, based on your total out-of-pocket tuition and fees for the Spring 2020 semester.

Total Settlement Amount: $1,250,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Bursor & Fisher

Claim Form: SNHU Spring 2020 Tuition Settlement Payment Method Election Form

Case Name: Wright v. Southern New Hampshire University

Settlement Website: SNHU Spring 2020 Tuition Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
JND Legal Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

SNHU Spring 2020 Settlement
c/o JND Legal Administration
PO Box 91244
Seattle, WA 98111

Tags: Covid-19 Related, Education, In-Person Learning