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Summer Sessions 2021 will offer a mix of remote, online and in-person courses. Check the course listing in the Time Schedule for the learning format.


Keep learning this summer at the University of Washington. Summer Sessions at the UW offers the chance for anyone to be a student at one of the world’s great centers of research and teaching.

As a UW Summer Sessions student , you'll enjoy access to:

Get the UW Experience

students walking on campusSummer Sessions is open to everyone, making it a great time to explore all that the UW has to offer. Whether you’re a current UW student, someone visiting from another college or country, a professional looking to sharpen your skills or develop new ones, or even a high school student, you’ll find something to help you fulfill your goals during Summer Sessions.

Earn Academic Credit

If you’re a current U.S. college student at the UW or elsewhere, you can earn academic credit and get a head start on next year (or catch up if you’re lagging). Take care of prerequisites and general requirements or make progress on your major with our engaging summer classes.