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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.

Welcome guide

What our students are saying

"The CU Winter Session is great. I felt I was getting an adequate amount of work, and learned a lot. The programs used (discussion boards, feedback on prelims, handouts, etc.) were helpful in making communication easier over the computer."

150 phenomenal years.
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Courses and programs

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Featured winter programs

ECON 1110 Introductory Microeconomics
Taught by:
Lois Gosse (on campus)
Jennifer Wissink (online)
NS 1150 Nutrition, Health, and Society
January 2-17, 2015
Taught by David Levitsky (online)
HD 3490 Positive Psychology
January 5-17, 2015
Taught by Anthony Ong

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Winter Session news