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.
Cornell's open-admissions policy for most Winter Session courses makes enrollment easy.
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Featured winter programs
January 2-17, 2015
Taught by Mona Olsen (online)
December 26, 2014-January 17, 2015
Taught by Glenn Altschuler (online)
January 2-18, 2015
Taught by Andrew Mertha
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What our students are saying
"If you get a chance to take a Winter Session class, TAKE IT! Cornell Winter Session is a great way to meet new friends, delve deep into a new subject of interest, and earn three credits in only three weeks."