Summer Session

Thank you for your interest in Summer Session at SUNY Cortland. Registration for Summer Session 2023 has closed, including adding, dropping or withdrawing from courses.  

Please check back in Fall 2023 for information on Summer Session 2024. If you want to get ahead, catch up, or explore something new in summer, SUNY Cortland has something for you. 

Summer Session 2023 Dates

To accommodate busy student schedules, Summer Session includes multiple terms and most courses are 5 weeks long. 

Full Summer Session (10-week)
May 17 - Aug 1

Summer Session I
May 17 - June 22

Term A
May 17 - June 5

Term B
June 6 - June 22

Summer Session II
June 26 - Aug 1

Term C
June 26 - July 13

Term D
July 17 - Aug 1

*No classes or assignments shall be due in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 29, Juneteenth on Monday, June 19 and Independence Day on Monday, July 3 and Tuesday, July 4.

Tuition and Billing

Summer Session 2023 tuition and fee rates are available through Student Accounts.

Bills for Summer Session 2023 are due on Friday, May 5. All students are billed electronically beginning on Sunday, April 16. You can view and pay your tuition and fees online through myRedDragon. It is important to check your e-mail and account regularly for changes in charges, financial aid or other billed items. For directions on how to view/print your bill, please see View Your Bill. The Student Accounts Office provides general billing and payment information. Students who do not provide payment by the due date will be deregistered. 

Courses Offered 

Summer Session traditionally features a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses, with several options for General Education, Foreign Language and Writing Intensive at the undergraduate level.

View the course schedule

The Preliminary Course Listing remains available to show undergraduate courses by term and graduate courses by department/program.

General Education and Writing Intensive Course Listing 

Special Topics Course Descriptions 

Please visit the Registration page for more information on credit limits in Summer Session.


Please view the Registration page for more detailed information regarding registration, including deadlines for each specific term.  Specific registration dates for Summer Session 2023 will be available later in the fall semester.

SUNY Cortland Students

Student Group

Registration Start Date

Graduate Students Monday, April 3
Seniors Tuesday, April 4
Juniors Thursday, April 6
Sophomores Monday, April 10
Freshmen Wednesday, April 12

Visiting Students

Registration for visiting students typically opens on Monday, April 10 at 8 a.m. Please view the Registration page for more information on non-SUNY Cortland student registration. 

Contact Us

Darci Contri
Director of Extended Learning

Program Aide

Phone: 607-753-5643
Fax: 607-753-2959
Miller Building, Suite 208

Extended Learning Office
Summer/Winter Sessions
SUNY Cortland
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045

Office Hours
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Intersession Hours
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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