Winter Session 2016 will run from December 26, 2015, to January 13, 2016, with three-week on-campus classes beginning on January 4, 2016. We will update the Winter Session site in September. If you would like to receive an e-mail notice when this happens, please join our e-mail list. In the meantime, you may want to browse through the 2015 site to get an idea of what we offer.
The "coolest" season at Cornell, Winter Session is a great opportunity to earn up to four credits in just a few weeks, enjoy small classes, concentrate on intensive study, and get to know your professor and classmates.
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"You get to focus on fewer classes, absorbing information more deeply. You also get to work at your own pace, allowing flexibility with your schedule."
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