Visiting Students

Summer Session Students Sitting, Talking

Welcome to SUNY Cortland!

SUNY Cortland welcomes students from other campuses and our community during all of our academic sessions, including our summer sessions and winter sessions.  You are able to view our complete course offerings using our public schedule of classes.

The establishment of your Cortland student record and your Cortland ID will take place in the Registrar's Office.  Additional Summer and Winter Session support is provided by the Office of Extended Learning: Summer and Winter Session.

  • Undergraduate Students
    Undergraduate students who do not attend Cortland as a matriculated student may enroll in courses on a part-time, non-degree basis up to 11.5 credit hours.

  • High School Students
    Qualified high school juniors and seniors are eligible to enroll in 100 or 200 level courses at Cortland as part-time, non-degree students with a letter of recommendation from their school guidance counselors. High school students may enroll for a maximum of 4 credit hours per semester.

  • Graduate Students
    Students who hold a bachelor’s degree and wish to attend graduate courses may do so on a part-time, non-degree basis up to 9 credit hours.

SUNY Cross Registration Option

If you are a visiting student attending under the SUNY-wide cross-registration agreement please review our visitor cross-registration page for additional information and instructions.

Winter Session 2018 Registration Dates

Visiting students may begin registering for Winter Session classes on November 13th, 2017. Because Winter Session has various course offering dates, the deadlines for registration will vary.  Please visit the Winter Session FAQ to review the registration windows and the registration calendar page.   

How to Register

  • Click on the tabs below to learn more.  Registration at Cortland is as easy as 1-2-3!

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