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The Perks of Attending Summer Semester

85% of UVU students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree in the past 5 years attended at least 1 summer semester.

Summer classes are shorter, faster, and more affordable. By taking summer classes, you’ll be able to knock out classes quickly, stay on track to graduate, and save money.

Summer classes also have smaller class sizes, so you’ll be able to get to know your classmates and professors better and make the connections you need to be successful.

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Choose from nearly 2,000 classes, including upper division classes in your major.
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Stay on Track

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 Behind on your grad plan? Use summer classes to catch up on the classes holding you back.
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Stick to Your Schedule

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Get credit while working or traveling this summer with online and weekend classes.
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Save Money

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Use your Pell Grant to its full potential with decreased tuition costs in the summer.
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Want to know more about how summer semester can benefit you? Talk to your academic advisor today.

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Is Summer Semester Right for Me?

No matter where you are in your higher education journey, taking classes during summer semester can help you achieve your goals.


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You only have a few classes left to go! Knock them out this summer and stay on track to graduation.
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You’re taking lots of major-related classes. Get ahead and expand your learning with extra classes this summer.
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Freshmen and Sophomores

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You’re just getting started. Keep up the momentum and qualify for earlier registration in upcoming semesters with summer classes.
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When Is Summer Semester?

All important dates and deadlines are listed on the UVU Schedule page. This is the best place to find up-to-date deadlines for registration, adding and withdrawing classes, and more.

Registration Deadlines for Summer Semester

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Start and End of Summer Semester

  • The summer semester begins in May and ends in August. Block courses are also available, including a weekend block schedule.


What Classes Are Available During Summer Semester?

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Most required classes are available during the summer, which means you’ll be able to graduate on time.

More than 57% of students who took classes in summer 2021 registered for upper-division courses in their major.

To view available classes, visit the registration portal, select summer term, then select your subject(s) and search for available classes.

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How Do I Register for Summer Semester?

There are three steps to registering for summer semester:


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Meet with your academic advisor, plan your schedule, check for prerequisites, clear your holds, and make sure you don’t have any looming fees.
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Have a list of classes that you want to take ready when you go to register. Set a reminder for when registration opens and make sure to leave yourself enough time.
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Pay your registration fees so you can enroll and take the classes you need. If you miss the payment deadline, you will be dropped from your classes.
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