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Sun, Sand and Summer Courses

Summer is the perfect time to catch up or get ahead. Registration begins on April 8th.

Summer Session

Whether you are an SRU student or a student at another college or university, a qualified high school student, or a community member who wants to take a university class, Summer Sessions at SRU are the perfect way to catch up or get ahead.

Summer Calendar

At SRU, summer 2019 courses take place within five different sessions:

EventPre-Session
(Pre)
Full Summer
(1)
Session 1
(SS1)
Summer Term
(ST)
Session 2
(SS2)

Max number of credits allowed per session^ 

6
credits
12
credits
7
credits
12
credits
7
credits
Classes begin 05/15 05/15 06/03 06/03 07/01
Last day to drop/add* 05/16 05/22 06/04 06/06 07/02
Last day to file grade option card 05/16 05/22 06/04 06/06 07/02
Last day to withdraw from course** 05/24 07/03 06/19 07/10 07/18
Last day to withdraw to receive a 40% refund 05/19 06/08 06/10 06/21 07/09
Final day to register for internships - - 06/15 - -
Holidays (University Closed - NO Classes) 05/27 05/27, 07/04 - 07/04 07/04
Last Day of Classes 05/31 07/29 06/28 07/29 07/29
Grades due 06/04 08/02 07/02 08/02 08/02

^All terms combined - 15 (graduate) or 18 (undergraduate)
*(Basic requirement courses may not be dropped)
**(Students may not withdraw from Basic Requirement courses)

Specifics about Summer Sessions:

  • Pre-Session - Classes meet 8:30-11:50 a.m., Wednesday through Friday the first week, Monday through Friday the second week, and Tuesday through Friday the third week unless otherwise noted.  The university will be closed Monday, May 27.
  • Session I - Classes meet Monday through Friday at the scheduled period unless otherwise noted.
  • Full Summer and Summer Term - The University will be closed Thursday, July 4. 
  • Post-Session - Post-Session is used exclusively for Internships. Since each practical experience is unique, there are no standard starting and ending dates, or drop and withdrawal deadlines. The registration deadline for Internships is June 15.