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10 days of class meetings plus a final exam in early January
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1. Courses available online.

Many of our summer courses are offered online, so you set your own pace!

2. Pick up missing credits.

You'll get a chance to work ahead on Fall credits or make up for credits missed during Spring semeseter. Win-win!

3. Explore Oxford, Mississippi.

You'll have more time to experience the leisurely Southern pace of Oxford, Mississippi in the summer. There is no shortage of things to see and do.

4. Focus on that tough class.

Summer classes are highly focused, which can help you to stay on track for your degree.

5. Summer fun at UM!

In addition to a rigorous daily class schedule, you'll be able to partake in many summer activities available during the summer.

Session Dates

May Intersession
May 14-25; Exams Saturday May 26th
Full Summer Term
May 29 – July 25th; Classes Suspended June 25-29; Exams July 26-27
First Summer Term
May 29-June 22nd; Exams June 25-26th
Second Summer Term
June 28-July 25; Exams July 26-27th
August Intersession
July 30-Aug 10; Exams Saturday Aug 11th


Taking classes in the summer is a great way to get ahead or catch up on your degree track, the University of Mississippi offers traditional classroom courses in all areas of study during summer sessions. For a list of available summer courses, visit the Summer School List or MyOleMiss.

If you’re away from Oxford over the summer or have a busy summer job, consider taking a course online. Web-based course offerings can be viewed on the Course Schedule or MyOleMiss.

Please note: The Course Schedule page does not list all courses offered. The Course Schedule page is designed to assist students in identifying summer and web-based courses of interest. For a complete listing of all courses offered, please view the course schedule through MyOleMiss


As in Fall and Spring semesters, tuition for Summer School is charged on the number of credit hours a student takes.

Mississippi Residents Undergraduate, 3 credit hour course
Graduate, 3 credit hour course
Non–Residents Undergraduate, 3 credit hour course
Graduate, 3 credit hour course

For more information visit the Bursar’s site or the Tuition Estimator.


If you are currently not an Ole Miss student and would like to register for summer courses, you must first apply through the Office of Admissions and complete the Transfer Application.


Current Ole Miss Students can register for Summer courses through their MyOleMiss page. Registration can begin during priority registration and is conducted in the same manner as Fall and Spring course registration through the My Favorites process.

General Information

Credit Hour Restrictions

The University of Mississippi has a maximum Summer credit hour policy for each summer and intersession term. Students may take fewer hours than the maximum, but cannot go over the set credit hour limit.

May Intersession
4 credit hours
Full Summer Term
14 credit hours
First Summer Term
7 credit hours
Second Summer Term
7 credit hours
August Intersession
4 credit hours

Course Cancellation Policy

The Summer School does not receive external funding; therefore, all operating expenses are paid from generated tuition. While all effort is made to avoid course cancellations, when a course’s enrollment is too low to cover the course’s operating cost, it will be cancelled.


The Department of Student Housing offers rooms throughout the summer for students who are enrolled for Summer School courses. You must apply for each summer term you wish to live in housing. For more information, please visit Student Housing.


Meal plans are available for First, Second and Full Summer Terms. Students have the option to add flex to their accounts for Intersessions. For more information, please visit Ole Miss Dining.


Current students’ parking permits are valid through Intersession and Summer terms.

New students will need to register their vehicle and obtain a parking permit through the Department of Parking and Transportation.


The University of Mississippi Office of Summer School
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677-0009
Facsimile: 662-915-5138

April D. Thompson, Director of Summer, Winter and Online Sessions
Phone: (662) 915-1616

Amy M. Saxton
Operations Supervisor of Summer and Online Sessions
Phone: (662) 915-7036

Office Email:
Phone: (662) 915-7036

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