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Summer School

Planning for WCU Summer Session 2021 is underway!

WCU will continue to follow the guidance of the UNC System with respect for the impact of COVID-19. The instructional modality for Summer 2021 has not been determined, but Summer courses will be available. 


Please see the Registrar's information on Summer Enrollment and 2021 Term Dates.

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Tuition and Aid

 Student Summer

Summer school tuition is calculated per credit hour, allowing maximum flexibility for students. Summer Session 2021 tuition rates will be published soon. Get tips on how you can use your federal student aid during summer session!

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Available Courses

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Summer session offers unlimited opportunities. Whether you want to graduate early or make space in your coursework for an internship... Whatever your goals, you'll find liberal studies courses and other courses of interest online this summer.

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Catamount Gap

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Get a headstart on Summer 2021! This 5-week program provides students the opportunity to develop a network of faculty, staff, high-achieving upperclassmen, and peers in an inclusive learning community environment.

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Why Take Classes During Summer?

So many reasons! Campus is quieter and less crowded, it’s a beautiful time of the year, you can get ahead and finish your degree early, plus, courses can be completed in as little as two weeks! And finally… Summer scholarships are available! Register for summer courses today.

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