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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Academic calendar

Three-week Summer Session

March 1 - May 4, 2018Online enrollment period
May 1, 2018Deadline for financial aid applications
May 4, 2018After 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 4, 2018Last day for visiting Summer Session students to enroll and register (submit payment) for online classes
May 29, 2018Living units open at 2:00 p.m.
May 30 - June 22, 2018Three-week Summer Session
May 30 - June 1, 2018Course drop period with a 100% tuition refund
May 30, 2018Last day to enroll and register (submit payment) for classes. Registration takes place in B20 Day Hall.
May 30, 2018Classes begin
June 2-3, 2018Course drop period with a 50% tuition refund
June 4, 2018Late-registration period begins. A $100 per-week late-registration fee is charged if you enroll and register after this deadline.
June 4, 2018Course drop on or after this date receives 0% tuition refund
June 4, 2018Course add deadline
June 4, 2018Deadline for credit and grade option changes
June 8, 2018Deadline to drop without a "W"
Variable datesCourse evaluation system open for students a few days before the end of class
June 20, 2018Classes end
June 21, 2018Study day
June 22, 2018Final exams
June 23, 2018Living units close at 4:00 p.m.
July 5, 2018Grades from Student Center and transcripts are available after this date

Eight-week Summer Session

March 1 - May 4, 2018Online enrollment period
May 1, 2018Deadline for financial aid applications
May 4, 2018After 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 25, 2018Last day for visiting Summer Session students to enroll and register (submit payment) for online classes
June 10, 2018Living units open at 2:00 p.m.
June 11 - August 7, 2018Eight-week Summer Session
June 11, 2018Classes begin
June 11, 2018Last day to enroll and register (submit payment) for classes. Registration takes place in B20 Day Hall.
June 11-13, 2018Course drop period with a 100% tuition refund
June 14, 2018Late-registration period begins. A $100 per-week late-registration fee is charged if you enroll and register after this deadline.
June 14-15, 2018Course drop period with a 50% tuition refund
June 16, 2018Course drop on or after this date receives 0% tuition refund
June 21, 2018Course add deadline
June 21, 2018Deadline for credit and grade option changes
July 4, 2018No classes (Independence Day observed)
July 5, 2018Deadline to drop without a "W"
Variable datesCourse evaluation system open for students a few days before the end of class
August 3, 2018Last day of classes
August 6-7, 2018Final exam period
August 8, 2018Living units close at 4:00 p.m.
August 17, 2018Grades from Student Center and transcripts are available after this date

Six-week Summer Session

March 1 - May 4, 2018Online enrollment period
May 1, 2018Deadline for financial aid applications
May 4, 2018After 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 25, 2018Last day for visiting Summer Session students to enroll and register (submit payment) for online classes
June 24, 2018Living units open at 2:00 p.m.
June 25 - August 7, 2018Six-week Summer Session
June 25, 2018Classes begin
June 25-27, 2018Course drop period with a 100% tuition refund
June 25, 2018Last day to enroll and register (submit payment) for classes. Registration takes place in B20 Day Hall (except Physical Education courses -- see below).
June 25, 2018See the CU Physical Education site for registration information.
June 28, 2018Late-registration period begins. A $100 per-week late-registration fee is charged if you enroll and register after this deadline.
June 28-29, 2018Course drop period with a 50% tuition refund
June 30, 2018Course drop on or after this date receives 0% tuition refund
July 4, 2018No classes (Independence Day)
July 5, 2018Course add deadline
July 5, 2018Deadline for credit and grade option changes
July 13, 2018Deadline to drop without a "W"
Variable datesCourse evaluation system open for students a few days before the end of class
August 3, 2018Last day of classes
August 6-7, 2018Final exam period
August 8, 2018Living units close at 4:00 p.m.
August 17, 2018Grades from Student Center and transcripts are available after this date

Summer Session Special Programs

May 30 - August 3, 2018Special Program
First day of classRegistration deadline
Last day of classFinal exams