Summer & Winter Sessions


Winter Summer

Catch up. Get ahead. GRIT Going.

UMBC Summer and Winter Sessions offers you a wide variety of required and elective courses in condensed, flexible formats (including hybrid, online, and in-person courses).

Complete general education (GEP) requirements
Boost your GPA
Stay on track to graduate on time (or early)
Build your transcript

Winter Session


Full Site Apply Now

January 3 – 27, 2017

Take advantage of the time after the holidays to focus on one (or two) classes that need your undivided attention.

Earn up to 4.5 credits in only 3 to 4 weeks
Open to current UMBC students, visiting students from other institutions, and incoming spring UMBC students

Summer Session


Full Site

May 31 - August 19, 2016

Summer Session allows you to fit in another semester (up to 16 credits) outside of the traditional Fall/Spring calendar. Get the credits you need to get ahead! Think of all that extra time you'll have if you graduate early...

Earn up to 16 credits
Two sessions
4, 6, 8, and 12 week options
Open to current UMBC students, visiting students from other institutions, and incoming fall UMBC students