Winter Session

Thank you for your interest in Winter Session at SUNY Cortland.
We anticipated a preliminary schedule for Winter Session to be available in late September.

Please keep checking this site for the most recent information pertaining to Winter Session.

Make the most of your break by taking a class during Winter Session at SUNY Cortland. With classes offered online and on campus, you can earn up to 5 credits over Winter break.

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 classes 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.

Courses Offered

In the past, Winter Session featured nearly 60 undergraduate courses and 10 graduate courses, with several undergraduate offerings fulfilling general education, liberal arts and sciences or writing intensive requirements.

A preliminary course listing should be available in late September.

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 will register in November 2020 with specific dates to be determined.

Student Group

Registration Start Date

Graduate Students TBD
Seniors TBD
Juniors TBD
Sophomores TBD
Freshmen TBD

Visiting Students

Online registration for visiting students will occur in mid-November, with a specific date to be determined.

Contact Us

Darci Contri
Director of Extended Learning

Athena Vunk-Moynihan
Program Aide

Phone: 607-753-5643
Fax: 607-753-2959
Miller Building, Room 230

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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