About the Summer Session

Frequently Asked Questions

The links below will provide you with answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about summer session—How do I apply? Where do I live? What financial aid is available? and more!

Course Credits

Summer Session courses carries the equivalent credit of one full-length (quarter-long) course in the College at the University of Chicago. UChicago operates on the quarter, rather than the semester, system; each course offered at the University during Summer Session is the equivalent of 5 quarter hours, or 3.3 semester hours. UChicago grants 100 credits per course.

Course Registration

Registration dates for summer 2020 are not yet live.
Summer 2019 registration deadline was May 31, 2019 for courses that began on June 24.

Costs and Stipend

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