Summer/Winter Session

Summer Session Financial Aid

  • Summer Session financial aid is available in the form of work and loans for matriculated Cornell University undergraduate students enrolling in at least six credits. Cornell-based grant aid is not available for summer enrollment.
  • If you were eligible for Pell Grant during the academic year, you may be eligible for Pell Grant for summer classes.
  • Prorated parent contributions are calculated for summer based on the parent contribution from the most recently completed academic year.
  • Bursar and Cornell Card balances must be paid in full to register for summer courses.
  • A Summer Session Aid Application is required. Note that Summer Session Aid Applications are due by May 1, 2018.

Winter Session Financial Aid

  • Winter Session financial aid is available in the form of loans for matriculated Cornell University undergraduate students.
  • Winter Session aid is processed as a budget increase within the academic year. A separate parental contribution is not calculated.
  • Bursar and Cornell Card balances must be paid in full in order to register for winter courses.
  • A Winter Session Aid Application is required. Note that Winter Session Aid Applications were due by December 1, 2017. We are no longer accepting Winter Session Aid Applications.