Summer Session

On Campus or Online.

Summer Session is for everyone. Whether you're behind in coursework or planning to graduate early. Summer Session at VWU will give you an opportunity to engage in specialty courses, complete General Education requirements or advance in your major. 

Contact Your Academic Advisor

Discuss registration with your advisor during
Advising Weeks March 29-April 9. For all other inquiries contact:

Dr. Susan Larkin
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

Visiting Student Application  Course Listings

Why take Summer Session?

Discounted Tuition

Summer Session is affordable! Studying during the summer will cost you 73% less than during the academic year. At $399/credit and five sessions from which to choose, you can gain up to 12 credits in coursework, independent research, or internship credit.

Special $200 tuition rate per class for high school Early Enrollment students.

Room and Board

Discounted on-campus housing/meal plans are available. For more details visit Residence Life or contact the Office of Residence Life at 757.455.3295.

Online Study

Day students may take one online course in both Session 4 and Session 5.

Whether you are a current VWU student completing General Studies requirements or progressing in your major, or home for summer break, VWU has a variety of courses to fit your academic needs. 

Summer Session 2021 Dates

Session 1 (On Campus/Remote):
May 24 - June 21  (4 weeks)

Session 2 (On Campus/Remote):
May 24 - Aug. 13  (12 weeks)

Session 3 (On Campus/Remote):
July 6 - Aug. 13  (6 weeks)

Summer Session 4 (Online):
May 17 - July 2  (7 weeks)

Summer Session 5 (Online):
July 6 - Aug. 20  (7 weeks)