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.

View the course schedule Course listing by term

Winter Session 2024 Dates 

Winter Session I: December 19, 2023 - January 16, 2024

Winter Session II: January 2, 2024 - January 16, 2024

Registration begins in early November 2023. Visit the Registration FAQs for specific dates and detailed information. 

No class requirements or assignments should be due on Monday, December 25, Monday, January 1 or Monday, January 15 in observance of Christmas, New Year's and Martin Luther King, Jr. holidays respectively. Administrative offices are closed on these dates. Winter Session 2024 Holiday Office Availability (available December 2023) will provide specific hours during the holiday break.

Tuition and Billing

Winter Session 2024 tuition and fee rates are available via Student Accounts.

Bills for Winter Session 2024 will be due on December 1. All students are billed electronically. You can view and pay your tuition and fees online through myRedDragon. It is important to check your email 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

The public course schedule is now available and provides complete course details. The preliminary course listing remains available and shows courses listed by term and level. 

General Education and Writing Intensive Course Listing 
Special Topics Course Descriptions 
Summer Session 2024 Course Intent Listing

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. Winter Session registration opens with the Spring 2024 time ticket and pin provided during advisement.

Student Group

Registration Start Date

Graduate Students Monday, Oct. 30
Seniors Tuesday, Oct. 31
Juniors Thursday, Nov. 2
Sophomores Monday, Nov. 6
Freshmen Wednesday, Nov. 8

Visiting Students

Online registration for visiting students opens on Monday, Nov. 6 at 8 a.m. Additional information can be found on the Registration FAQ page.

Contact Us

Darci Contri
Director of Extended Learning

Jeanenne Hall
Program Aide

Phone: 607-753-5643
Fax: 607-753-2959
Miller Building, Room 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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