Summer Sessions

Summer 2016 Session Dates

  • Session A1:
    May 16–June 10
  • Session B1:
    June 27–July 22
  • Session A2:
    May 16–June 24
  • Session B2:
    June 27–August 5

Summer Events and News

Registration is now open!  To view summer course offerings click here!

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Do you have questions about registration, tuition, or life on campus during the summer?  Check out our FAQ page to find answers.

Did You Know?

  • Summer tuition is discounted from the normal academic year rate? Take up to 12 credits this summer!

  • You can choose from over 100 courses to enroll in to improve a grade, lighten your semester load, finish a cluster, get ahead, or focus on a particular course.

  • With discounted tuition rates and a wide variety of social activities both on and off-campus, there is no better time to live and study in Rochester.


Explore your interests through our courses in the arts, sciences and engineering.

15study abroad programs

Explore the world through our short term summer programs.

Why Rochester?

During the summer, the University of Rochester continues to offer you the best of a top-tier research institution. But the summer sessions include other benefits too.

Student Swinging in a HammockA lazy hammock day!
Students in ClassFun in the classroom!
Student Cooking on a GrillGrilling on the quad!
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