Spring 2021 Guide and COVID-19 information

Winter Session

Thank you for your interest in Winter Session at SUNY Cortland.

Make the most of your break by taking a class during Winter Session at SUNY Cortland. You can earn up to 5 credits over Winter break.

Winter Session 2022

Updated information for Winter Session 2022 will be available beginning in Summer 2021.

The preliminary schedule is anticipated to be available in late-September 2021. 

Winter Session 2021 Dates 

Winter Session I: December 22, 2020 - January 19, 2021

Winter Session II: January 5, 2021 - January 19, 2021

Registration begins in early November 2020. Visit the FAQ page for specific dates and detailed information. 

No class requirements or assignments should be due on December 24, 25 and 31; and January 1 and 18. Administrative offices are closed on these dates. Winter Session 2021 Holiday Office Availability will be available in December 2020 and will note specific hours during the holiday break.

Tuition and Billing

Winter Session 2021 tuition and fee rates are available via Student Accounts.

Bills for Winter Session 2021 are due Friday, December 4. All students are billed electronically. 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 BillThe Student Accounts Office provides general billing and payment information. Students who do not provide payment by the due date will be deregistered. 

Online Learning

The Learning Center provides resources for students with online learning. 

Courses Offered

Please view the public course schedule for the most up-to-date information. The preliminary course listing is also available for a listing of courses by level and session.

General Education and Writing Intensive Course Listing
Special Topics Course Descriptions

Students may register for a maximum of 5 credit hours during Winter Session.


For more detailed registration information, please view the Registration FAQ page.

SUNY Cortland Students

SUNY Cortland students are scheduled to register beginning on the following dates.

Student Group

Registration Start Date

Graduate Students Friday, Nov. 6
Seniors Monday, Nov. 9
Juniors Thursday, Nov. 12
Sophomores Monday, Nov. 16
Freshmen Wednesday, Nov. 18

Visiting Students

Online registration for visiting students will begin at 8 a.m. on Monday, November 16.

Contact Us

Darci Contri
Director of Extended Learning

Athena Vunk-Moynihan
Program Aide

Phone: 607-753-5643
Fax: 607-753-2959
Cornish-Van Hoesen, Room 116

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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