Brooklyn College's summer session is a great opportunity for you to earn additional credits toward your degree and accelerate your path to graduation, or to enhance and expand your education by exploring new areas and fields.
In between your classes, we encourage you to explore the borough of Brooklyn with a host of free cultural and arts events — just 101 more reasons why you should take classes at Brooklyn College this summer.
Summer Session Testimonials
Taking summer courses affords you the opportunity to explore the campus, the city and the world in ways you never before imagined. Check out this story of how three students are utilizing the summer sessions to expedite graduation, impact their learning, and have great fun!
If you are a nondegree or visiting student, you must first apply for admission:
For Brooklyn College students, make sure you register early. Our summer session is divided into two five-week periods:
- Session 1: June 2 – July 8
- Session 2: July 14 – Aug. 19
Students can register for classes in either or both sessions. Registration begins March 19.
Financial aid is available for qualified students. For information, contact the Office of Financial Aid.
- Calendar of important dates and general information
- Course schedules (pdf)
- Course registration information
- Payment deadlines, schedule of tuition refund and student liability
Brooklyn College has programs that allow students from outside the United States to engage in course work and experience New York City for a few weeks or a few months. Students can attend for one semester or during the summer as a visiting student. Courses are offered in business, arts and culture, and American studies. To learn more about our short-term and summer programs, visit the Office of International Student Services.