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DC Summer Session allows students to earn three W&M credits through a 5-week online course. The flexibility allows students to take the online classwork from anywhere!  

2020 DC Summer Session Topics:

Classes offered in the DC Summer Session are three credits.  


Students may register through The 2020 DC Summer Session registration period begins March 2020

Class Details

For summer 2020, classes will be offered in an entirely online format. 

Class Location 

(In-person classes will not be held in during summer 2020). In-person evening session are held at The W&M Washington Center, located in the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Building at 1779 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Suite #705 in the Dupont Circle area of downtown Washington.  The Center is located about one block from Dupont Circle South Metro entrance on Massachusetts Avenue in downtown Washington DC. 
Get directions, transportation and parking information

Grading & Honor Code

Grades are awarded in the DC Summer Session like any course on campus. As on campus, students may NOT take Summer courses pass/fail. In addition, all policies and regulations contained in the Rights and Responsibilities, the Student Code of Conduct, and the Administration of Student Life Policies sections of the William & Mary Student Handbook apply to all W&M summer courses.

ADA Accommodations

William & Mary accommodates students with disabilities in accordance with federal laws and university policy. Any student who feels they may need an accommodation based on the impact of a learning, psychiatric, physical, or chronic health diagnosis should contact Student Accessibility Services staff at 757-221-2512 or at to determine if accommodations are warranted and to obtain an official letter of accommodation. For more information, please visit

Academic Guides

Nervous for your first lecture in DC? Not sure how to approach your professor at office hours? We're here for you! Here are some great guides to assist you in DC's tight-knit classroom environment.