Summer College

Summer College

Summer College

How summer classes work:

  • Concentrated classes in six week sessions
  • 90-minute to three-hour classes, four or five days per week
  • More than 450 course sections to choose from
  • Focus on one course at a time
  • Possible to fit in a whole semester
  • Students say it helps with tough courses
  • Courses transferable to many universities - check with yours to be sure
Marine Science Consortium

Marine Science Consortium ... hands-on, feet-wet education Details Here!

MARINE ECOLOGY MARSCI 260-29 - Three hours of lecture per week. Professor Corbin, M-F 9-12, off campus. 5/19/14 - 6/6/14
MARINE ECOLOGY MARSCI 260-29A - Three hours of lecture per week. Professor Corbin, M-F 12:30-3, off campus. 5/27/14 - 6/6/14

Dates - Summer Sessions

Session I - May 19-August 8 (12 week session)
Session II - May 19-June 27 (6 week session)
Session III - June 30-August 8 (6 week session)

Note: Summer freshmen and Act 101 students are scheduled by the their program coordinator.

Scheduling Summer 2014 Classes

Scheduling begins April 2. Current BU students schedule classes as you normally do in ISIS.
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Tuition/Fees - Summer Courses

The fee schedule for summer courses is available here.

Credit Limitations

There is a maximum of 7 credits during any six-week session.

Change in Plans after Scheduling?

Visiting/Non-Degree students who officially enroll in classes are responsible for notifying the Academic Advisement Center, Elena Lockard, in writing or by e-mail if they're not going to take the class.
This notification must be done within the first three days of classes. Students who fail to notify Ms Lockard in writing will be assessed all tuition and related charges up to and including the date Ms Lockard is notified.
Note: If student has already begun a class and wishes to withdraw, an online withdrawal must be done. Instruction located at