Refund Policy

A $25 administrative fee will be charged on all refund requests*. The request must arrive greater than one week prior to the course start date. No refunds will be provided for requests arriving one week or less prior to the course start date. All refund requests must be submitted via email to info@lacphoto.org.

*Note: Special Guests and Travel Workshops carry different refund policies. Please refer to “Special Guest Refund Policy” and “Travel Workshop Deposit, Payment and Refund Policy” sections below.

Upon receipt of a refund request, students will be provided the option of receiving course credit towards the purchase of another course. If a student elects to receive credit, no administrative fee will be charged. All credits must be used within two years from the date of issue.
 

Credits

Credits may not be redeemed for refunds or cash back. A student’s decision to receive credit in lieu of a refund is final and may not be changed at a future date.
 

Transfers

Students may elect to transfer applicable course fees towards the purchase of another course, limit of one transfer per class. All transfer requests must adhere to the refund policy noted above and/or in conjunction with Special Guest and Travel Workshop refund policies below.
 

Course Cancellations

On occasion a course may cancel due to low enrollment or unforeseen instructor conflicts. If such a case occurs, all students will be refunded in full. The Los Angeles Center of Photography does not take responsibility for non-refundable airline tickets, hotel expenses, or any other costs that may be attributable toward enrolling in a course.
 

Special Guest Refund Policy

A $75 administrative fee will be charged on all refund requests arriving 31 days or greater before the course start date. If the request arrives 15 – 30 days prior to the course start date, 75 percent of the applicable workshop fee will be retained. No refunds are provided for requests arriving 0 – 14 days prior to the course start date. All refund requests must be submitted via email to info@lacphoto.org.

If a student wishes to receive credit for a Special Guest workshop, he or she must do so greater than one month prior to the workshop start date. Within one month of the workshop start date, the option of receiving credit does not apply and students must adhere to the Special Guest Refund Policy.
 

Travel Workshop Deposit, Payment and Refund Policy

The deposit, payment and refund policies for travel workshops to locations such as Death Valley will be noted directly on the respected workshop page under the “Payment and Refund” section. Please refer directly to these pages or contact the Los Angeles Center of Photography at 323-464-0909 or email info@lacphoto.org for complete information.