Skip to content

The information on this site pertains to the Summer College 2015 program. If you would like to be notified when 2016 information and applications are available, please join the Summer College announcement list. We also invite you to become a fan of our Summer College Facebook Page.

Please see our Upcoming program dates page for 2016 program dates.


Ecology/nature-related courses

Cornell's Adult University

Adult and youth programs--travel around the world or have an education vacation on the beautiful Cornell campus--led by some of our most distinguished faculty!

Alaska from Juneau to Ketchikan: The Inlets and Coves of the Inside PassageU.S. (west)
Arctic Svalbard: Expedition to the Land of the Ice BearsEurope
Chile: Wild Lands of Patagonia: A Family-Friendly ExpeditionLatin America
Hawaii's Big Island: Destruction and Creation in ParadiseOceania
Tanzania: A Family-Friendly Safari AdventureAfrica

Summer Session

Study with renowned faculty, earn credits, gain valuable skills, and complete requirements--on campus, online, or around the world.

BIOMS 1310 Parasites as Literary Protagonists-Mind Control, Emasculation, and Egg Sacksonline
BIOMS 3350 Wildlife ParasitologyIthaca
BIOSM 1650 Introduction to Marine Mammal BiologyU.S. (east)
BIOSM 1780 Evolution and Marine DiversityU.S. (east)
EAS 1108 Earth in the NewsIthaca
EAS 1540 Introductory OceanographyIthaca
Marine Science - Shoals Marine LaboratoryU.S. (east)

Winter Session

Earn up to four credits in just three weeks--either on campus or online, reduce your course load, benefit from small classes, and immerse yourself in a subject. You can also work closely with your professor and receive more individualized attention.

BIOEE 2640 Tropical Field OrnithologyLatin America
BIOEE 2640 Tropical Field Ornithology in the Dominican RepublicLatin America
PLBIO 2400 Green World/Blue PlanetIthaca

Icon key:

  • Ithaca campus  Ithaca campus
  • New York City  New York City
  • off-campus  off-campus
  • online  online
  • Washington D.C.  Washington D.C.

Site search

Browse by tag