KEEFE AT NIGHT GENERAL INFORMATION AND PROCEDURES – SPRING 2018
Welcome to Keefe at Night! For a better understanding of our schedules and procedures, please read the information that appears below.
Spring Semester Office Hours:
Starting on February 20: Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m.- 9:00 p.m., Friday 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
The office is closed on holidays and snow days. During school breaks, you can reach us by phone Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Please see information on inclement weather closings below.
Spring Semester No Class Dates: March 7-8, April 5, April 16-19, May 3 (only pool & gym will be available on May 3).
Registration/Age Requirement: All students/participants must be at least 18 years old.
There are 5 convenient ways to register and pay:
- Online Registration: Visit www.keefeatnight.org and click on the “Registration” tab that appears on the menu section at the top of the main page. From there click “Register” and click on “My Account.” If you don’t have an account, you can create a new one there as well.
- Mail-in Registration: Using the registration form in this catalog, mail your registration with payment to: Keefe at Night, 750 Winter Street, Framingham, MA 01702. No cash please.
- Telephone Registration: During office hours at 508-935-0202.
- Walk-in Registration: Visit Keefe Tech’s Main Office during office hours.
- Fax: Using the registration form in this catalog, you may fax your registration to: 508-416-2231.
Forms of Payment: We accept MasterCard, Visa, Discover or American Express, checks, money orders, organization purchase orders, and cash (in person only). Please note: Refunds made to credit cards may take one week or longer – depending on the policy of the credit card company. Refunds by check (for check or cash payments) take up to three weeks to process.
Tuition Payment: Payment in full is due at registration. Payment plans are available as noted in specific class descriptions.
Late Registration: Students may register for a class after the start date only with the approval of the instructor. There are no discounts on the tuition.
Day of the Week & Time of Classes: Classes are in session Monday through Thursday evenings (with a few Saturdays and Sundays). Evenings and times are subject to change. However, every effort will be made to hold classes on the dates and times as listed in the Catalog.
Change of Instructor or Class Space: Keefe at Night reserves the right to retain, assign or change instructors as necessary without contacting enrolled students. When necessary, we may also change the assigned classroom space.
Inclement Weather Cancellations: If the High School (day program) closes, there will be no evening program. If the day program is in session and conditions prohibit safe travel in the evening, every effort will be made to contact the instructors and students. If in doubt, please call the Keefe at Night main phone number (508-935-0202) for a recorded message. An announcement will also be posted on our website and our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/keefetechconted/.
School Policies: All policies, rules and regulations of Keefe Regional Technical School regarding tobacco products, alcoholic beverages and firearms are also enforced at night. Keefe Tech is a smoke-free school. This includes the use of all tobacco products and e-cigarettes in the school building or on school grounds, by students, school personnel, instructors and visitors.
Certification/Licensing Programs: Some programs require a set number of hours for successful completion. If you must miss more than one class, be sure to speak with your instructor as soon as you return. Please know that missed hours will be made up at a time when your instructor is available and there will be a fee of up to $50/hour with a three-hour minimum.
Refund Policy for Courses and Trips
Cancellation for All Classes: If Keefe at Night cancels, the full amount of the course tuition is refunded.
- 7 Days before start date: Full tuition refund, minus $10 cancellation fee.
- 6 Days or less before start date: A Course Voucher will be issued for 50% of course tuition.
- No Course Vouchers or refunds will be issued after the start of class.
- Withdrawal or absence from course on the day that it meets: No refund or voucher. You may however, transfer your enrollment to a friend/relative.
- Trip registrations are transferable to other guests for the same trip only, but not refundable. No vouchers will be issued.
Information for Withdrawal Refund Policy for Culinary Programs: An additional ingredients/supplies deduction of $25.00 will be made to Vouchers for withdrawals less than 7 days prior to class date.
Information for Withdrawal Refund Policy for Legal Studies Programs: Students withdrawing 7 days before the class start date will receive full tuition refund, minus $10 cancellation fee. No refunds or vouchers will be available for withdrawals taking place 6 days or less before the start date of class, or after the class has started.
Books: Unless otherwise noted, students must purchase their books on their own in advance of their first class. Please check course descriptions to confirm whether or not books are included. When needed, ISBN numbers are provided. Some descriptions will direct you to go online to get a full list of books.
Class Supplies: Some arts and crafts courses require that students purchase supplies on their own. Please see the online course description for a full list of supplies.
Cooking Ingredients: Cooking ingredients fees are included in the cost of tuition.
Parking: Keefe at Night students can park in any legal spot even if its numbered.
Class Locations: Please check your confirmation receipts for your classroom room number/location.
All technical program spaces are located on the ground floor.
Classrooms in the 200’s are located on the 1st floor. Rooms in the 300’s are located on the 2nd floor.
If you are taking cooking classes, or fitness classes taking place in the auditorium, we recommend that you enter Keefe and park by the Fountain Street entrance (closest to Loring Arena).
If your class takes place in the pool or gym, we recommend that you enter Keefe and park by the Winter Street entrance.
Gift Certificates: Gift certificates can be purchased online or by phone with a credit card.