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Summer Session: May 14 – August 5

Registration:  March 19 – May 21

Take advantage of the ultimate summertime college opportunity. During Vacation Education, GSU’s summer session, you can pick up a General Education class, fulfill a troublesome degree requirement, or investigate a subject outside your major – and still have time to enjoy your summer!

And – you can use your Pell Grant in summer!

Summer Session Class Schedule

Current Students

Current Students

Summertime classes can provide the extra boost you need. With extra time and help from your instructor, you can take the classes that get you back on track to reach your goals. Talk to your advisor about which summer classes give you the boost you need – while still leaving you time to enjoy your summer.

 

Admitted Students

Admitted Students

Before you begin classes in September, use this summer to fulfill a degree requirement or investigate a subject of interest. This is your time to learn about all GSU has to offer. Your experience this summer will set you up for success in the fall – while also giving a jump start on your academic career.

Visiting Students

Visiting Students

Turn those summer months into something productive before it’s time to go back to school in the fall. Check out the Gen Ed courses offered at GSU this summer that will transfer to your Illinois institution.

Apply for FREE!
Use code "SUMMER1"

Financial Aid

Financial Aid

Use the financial aid you are eligible for this summer. Check with the Office of Financial Aid, to find out if your Pell Grant can be applied. And don’t forget - GSU’s tuition rate is the lowest of any university in northern Illinois.

Summer Class Schedule

Summer Class Schedule

Check out the GSU Summer Session schedule. Find the courses you need when you need them. Registration begins March 19. For application assistance, contact the Office of Admissions

 

 

 

Illinois Articulation Initiative

Illinois Articulation Initiative

GSU is part of the Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI), a statewide agreement that allows transfer of the completed Illinois General Education Core Curriculum between participating institutions. Check with your home institution.

 

 

Specialty Learning Opportunities

Specialty Learning Opportunities

GSU offers professional and personal development courses as well as ESL and Adult Learning opportunities – on campus, off campus, and on line. Learn more.

 

Youth Camps and Programs

Youth Camps and Programs

Summer at GSU is also time for children to go to college!

STEAM Camps – for middle and high school students, ages 11 to 16.

Emerald City Theatre School Summer Camp – for children, ages 7 to 14.

 

Jaguar Connection

Jaguar Connection

Explore what it means to be a Jaguar with the Jaguar Success Guide. Find resources that fit your needs—whether you are a first-year student living on campus, a working adult commuting to class, or a graduate student with a family. We are here to help you succeed.