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Reduced Tuition During Summer Term

Reduced Tuition During Summer Term

While Puget Sound scholarships and grants are unavailable during Summer Term, we offer Summer Term at a reduced tuition rate for undergraduate students. Summer Term tuition for undergraduates is approximately 25% less than tuition during the academic year.


Activity Credit Bonus

Activity Credit Bonus

If you take two or more courses, you can enroll in an activity class with no additional charge. In other words get your Connections core requirement out of the way, tackle that math course required for your major, and take yoga for free!

Join Us for Summer Term at Puget Sound

Registration for all summer term begins on April 12, 2021! Join us for one of our six-week sessions taught by expert Puget Sound faculty.

Session I: Monday, May 17th – Friday, June 25th
Session II: Monday, June 28th – Friday, August 6th

Taking a class during summer term lets you catch up on a college credit, get ahead of the game, try a new subject you've always wanted to try, strengthen your writing, earn a valuable transfer credit, or fulfill that promise you once made to yourself to be a lifelong learner.

Who can take a class? You can! Current students, visiting students from other institutions, incoming students, community members, and staff & faculty members can all take classes during summer term. Admittance to the university is not required to take a summer term course.

Are you considering taking classes in Summer 2021? You should be! Here's why:

  • Summer Term is a great way stay on track with your degree requirements. Whether you're looking to get ahead, or need to catch up, we offer several core courses in the Approaches and Connections areas, as well as a number of upper-division courses.
  • Classes are available in person, online, and in hybrid formats. Wherever you are this summer, you can take a summer term class from an excellent Puget Sound faculty member.
  • Classes are available in two terms, each offering a condensed, six-week format. This allows you to enroll for part of the summer and still have time to rest, relax, and enjoy your normal summer plans and activities.
  • We offer Summer Term at a reduced tuition rate for undergraduate students. Summer Term tuition for undergraduates is approximately 25% less than tuition during the academic year.
  • If you take two or more classes, you can enroll in an activity class with no additional charge. In other words get your Connections core requirement out of the way, tackle that math course required for your major, and take yoga for free!
  • Admittance to the university is not required to take a summer course! Students from other schools, alumni, community members, and staff and faculty can all take summer term courses for credit or no credit!
  • Tacoma is absolutely lovely in the summer(Seriously!) The long days and warm weather offer myriad opportunities for exploration and fun. Venture out to Point Defiance, enjoy a Rainiers game, and get to know what a summer in Tacoma has to offer.

We hope you'll join us!

Summer 2021 Course schedule

 

Admittance to the university is not required to take a summer course!

Do I need to be admitted to the university?

Students from other schools, alumni, community members, and staff and faculty can all take summer term courses for credit or no credit!

Summer Virtual Classes with Puget Sound Faculty, Open to All

Non-credit bearing Student & Community Courses

Looking to take a class that is non-credit bearing? Whether you are a current or future Logger, an alum, or one of our neighbors in the immediate community or beyond, we want to welcome you to stroll through a new online program designed to bring you the best skills, tools, and knowledge our faculty has to offer. Anyone can take part, and there are no exams of any kind!

Registration for Current Puget Sound Students

Open registration for Summer 2021 begins on Monday, April 12 and will stay open through the start of Summer Session I and Summer Session II. You can register through PeopleSoft just as you do for semester courses. You do not need an advisor's prior approval to register, but should discuss your Summer Term plans with your academic advisor. The Office of Academic Advising (x3250, academicadvising@pugetsound.edu) can also assist you in making decisions about Summer enrollment. If you have difficulty with the registration process, please contact the Office of the Registrar for assistance (x3217, registrar@pugetsound.edu).

Registration for high school, transfer, and non-Puget Sound students, and community members

Summer 2021 open registration for non-current Puget Sound students begins on Monday, April 19th. Admittance to the university is not required to take a summer term class; transfer students, alumni, and community members can take a class for credit or choose not to take the class for credit. Instructor approval is required for non-matriculants to take classes (indicated on the form below).

To enroll, you will need to fill out the Non-Matriculant Registration Form. Then please contact the Office of the Registrar to register (253.879.3217, registrar@pugetsound.edu).