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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Academic calendar

Three-Week Summer Session

March 1 - May 3, 2019Online enrollment available for most classes. After this date, only paper enrollment forms will be accepted.
May 1, 2019Deadline for financial aid applications
May 3, 2019After this date, a $100 nonrefundable one-time registration fee will be charged for any course enrollment form submitted, only paper enrollment forms will be accepted, and tuition and fees will be due at time of enrollment.
May 3, 2019Last day for visiting Summer Session students to enroll and register (submit payment) for online classes
May 28, 2019Living units open at 2:00 p.m.
May 29 - June 21, 2019Three-week Summer Session
May 29-31, 2019Course drop period with a 100% tuition refund
May 29, 2019Last day to enroll and register (submit payment) for classes. Registration takes place in B20 Day Hall.
May 29, 2019Classes begin
June 1-2, 2019Course drop period with a 50% tuition refund
June 3, 2019Late-registration period begins. A $100 per-week late-registration fee is charged if you enroll and register after this deadline.
June 3, 2019Course drop on or after this date receives 0% tuition refund
June 3, 2019Course add deadline
June 3, 2019Deadline for credit and grade option changes
June 7, 2019Deadline to drop without a "W"
Variable datesCourse evaluation system open for students a few days before the end of class
June 19, 2019Classes end
June 20, 2019Study day
June 21, 2019Final exams
June 22, 2019Living units close at 4:00 p.m.
July 4, 2019Grades from Student Center and transcripts are available after this date

Eight-Week Summer Session

March 1 - May 3, 2019Online enrollment available for most classes. After this date, only paper enrollment forms will be accepted.
May 1, 2019Deadline for financial aid applications
May 3, 2019After this date, a $100 nonrefundable one-time registration fee will be charged for any course enrollment form submitted, only paper enrollment forms will be accepted, and tuition and fees will be due at time of enrollment.
May 24, 2019Last day for visiting Summer Session students to enroll and register (submit payment) for online classes
June 9, 2019Living units open at 2:00 p.m.
June 10 - August 6, 2019Eight-week Summer Session
June 10, 2019Classes begin
June 10, 2019Last day to enroll and register (submit payment) for classes. Registration takes place in B20 Day Hall.
June 10-12, 2019Course drop period with a 100% tuition refund
June 12, 2019Course add deadline
June 13, 2019Late-registration period begins. A $100 per-week late-registration fee is charged if you enroll and register after this deadline.
June 13-14, 2019Course drop period with a 50% tuition refund
June 15, 2019Course drop on or after this date receives 0% tuition refund
June 20, 2019Deadline for credit and grade option changes
July 4, 2019No classes (Independence Day observed)
July 5, 2019Deadline to drop without a "W"
Variable datesCourse evaluation system open for students a few days before the end of class
August 2, 2019Last day of classes
August 5-6, 2019Final exam period
August 7, 2019Living units close at 4:00 p.m.
August 16, 2019Grades from Student Center and transcripts are available after this date

Six-Week Summer Session

March 1 - May 3, 2019Online enrollment available for most classes. After this date, only paper enrollment forms will be accepted.
May 1, 2019Deadline for financial aid applications
May 3, 2019After this date, a $100 nonrefundable one-time registration fee will be charged for any course enrollment form submitted, only paper enrollment forms will be accepted, and tuition and fees will be due at time of enrollment.
May 24, 2019Last day for visiting Summer Session students to enroll and register (submit payment) for online classes
June 23, 2019Living units open at 2:00 p.m.
June 24 - August 6, 2019Six-week Summer Session
June 24, 2019Classes begin
June 24-26, 2019Course drop period with a 100% tuition refund
June 24, 2019Last day to enroll and register (submit payment) for classes. Registration takes place in B20 Day Hall (except Physical Education courses. See below).
June 24, 2019See the CU Physical Education site for registration information.
June 26, 2019Course add deadline
June 27, 2019Late-registration period begins. A $100 per-week late-registration fee is charged if you enroll and register after this deadline.
June 27-28, 2019Course drop period with a 50% tuition refund
June 29, 2019Course drop on or after this date receives 0% tuition refund
July 4, 2019No classes (Independence Day)
July 5, 2019Deadline for credit and grade option changes
July 12, 2019Deadline to drop without a "W"
Variable datesCourse evaluation system open for students a few days before the end of class
August 2, 2019Last day of classes
August 5-6, 2019Final exam period
August 7, 2019Living units close at 4:00 p.m.
August 16, 2019Grades from Student Center and transcripts are available after this date

Summer Session Special Programs

May 29 - August 2, 2019Special Program
First day of classRegistration deadline
Last day of classFinal exams