Summer 2017 Registration

Undergraduate Degree-Seeking Students

Current undergraduate students should register for summer courses via Banner Self-Service. Course prerequisites are enforced for all undergraduate courses.

Registration for New and Continuing Degree-Seeking Students:
  • Sessions 1 and 3: March 13 - May 29
  • Session 2: March 13 - July 2
  • Session 4: March 13 - May 25
Add/Drop Period:
  • Session 1: May 30 - June 2
  • Session 2: July 3 - 7
  • Session 3: May 30 - June 9
  • Session 4: May 15 - 25
Withdraw Period:
  • Session 1: June 3 - 16
  • Session 2: July 8 - 21
  • Session 3: June 10 - July 7
  • Session 4: May 26 - June 28
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

Current graduate students who are enrolled in a degree-seeking program should register for all summer courses via Banner Self-Service

Registration for New and Continuing Degree-Seeking Students:
  • Sessions 1 and 3: March 6 - May 22
  • Session 2: March 6 - July 1
Add/Drop Period:
  • Session 1: May 30 - June 2
  • Session 2: July 3 - 7
  • Session 3: May 30 - June 9
Withdraw Period:
  • Session 1: June 3 - 16
  • Session 2: July 8 - 21
  • Session 3: June 10 - July 7
Graduate School of Marine Science (VIMS)

Current graduate students who are enrolled in a degree-seeking program should register for all summer courses via Banner Self-Service

Registration for New and Continuing Degree-Seeking Students:
  • Sessions 1 and 3: March 20 - May 29
  • Session 2: March 20 - July 2
Add/Drop Period:
  • Session 1: May 30 - June 2
  • Session 2: July 3 - 7
  • Session 3: May 30 - June 9
Withdraw Period:
  • Session 1: June 3 - 16
  • Session 2: July 8 - 21
  • Session 3: June 10 - July 7
Raymond A. Mason School of Business

Please visit the school of business website for program-specific information about registration, add/drop and withdraw periods.

William & Mary School of Education

Visit the school of education website for more information about registering for summer courses.

Registration for New and Continuing Degree-Seeking Students:
  • Session 1: April 24 - June 2
  • Session 2: April 24 - July 7
  • Session 3: April 24 - June 9
  • Session 4: April 24 - May 26
Add/Drop Period:
  • Session 1: May 30 - June 2
  • Session 2: July 3 - 7
  • Session 3: May 30 - June 9
  • Session 4: May 15 - 26
Withdraw Period:
  • Session 1: June 3 - 16
  • Session 2: July 8 - 21
  • Session 3: June 10 - July 7
  • Session 4: May 27 - June 30
William & Mary Law School

Visit the law school website for more information about registering for summer courses.

Registration for New and Continuing Degree-Seeking Students:
  • Sessions 1, 2 and 3: April 3 - June 1
Add/Drop Period:
  • Session 1: May 30 - June 2
  • Session 2: July 3 - 7
  • Session 3: May 30 - June 9
Withdraw Period:
  • Session 1: June 3 - 16
  • Session 2: July 8 - 21
  • Session 3: June 10 - July 7
Non-Degree Seeking Students

Students from other institutions may take courses during Summer sessions without the "visiting student" status required during Fall and Spring semesters. Visit the Non-Degree-Seeking Student site for full information and forms.

How To Apply

As early as March and at least 10 days prior to the beginning of the session, submit the following forms to the Office of the Registrar:

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an email with instructions to activate your William & Mary UserID. This will be emailed to the email address you provide on your application. If you have not received this email within a week of the beginning of the session, please contact our office or the appropriate graduate school office.

When to Register

Undergraduate Students

  • Sessions 1, 2 and 3: March 20 - May 29
  • Session 4: March 20 - May 25

Course prerequisites are enforced for all undergraduate courses. If you completed a course prerequisite outside of W&M, you must obtain permission from the instructor to register for a course. Email your instructor before registering and be prepared to provide a copy of your transcript to prove eligibility. Instructors grant permission to take a course by providing a registration override, which can be viewed in Banner Self-Service "Check Your Registration Status".

Graduate Arts & Sciences

  • Sessions 1, 2, and 3: March 20 - May 29

School of Marine Science (VIMS)

  • Sessions 1 and 3: May 1 - 29
  • Session 2: June 2 - July 2

School of Business

Please visit the school of business website for program-specific information about registration, add/drop and withdraw periods.

School of Education

  • Session 1: May 1 - June 2
  • Session 2: May 1 - July 7
  • Session 3: May 1 - June 9
  • Session 4: May 1 - 26

Law School

  • Sessions 1, 2 and 3: April 17 - June 1
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Summer Session Start/End Dates
  • Session 1: May 30 - June 30
  • Session 2: July 3 - August 4
  • Session 3: May 30 - August 4
  • Session 4: May 15 - July 28
Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees are due and payable by the due date as established by the Bursar's Office for summer registration. Students who register for more than one summer session are required to pay for all registered credit hours as billed.

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