Welcome to Wintersession

Thanks for a successful Wintersession 2018. Grades will be posted and available to students via MyUAlbany beginning Tuesday, January 23, at noon.

Need a transcript? Transcripts can be requested online or in person through the Registrar's Office.

An expanded catalog of fully online courses as well as tradtional classroom courses will be offered thoughout our 2018 Summer Sessions. Click here for all the information you need for Summer 2018 study at UAlbany. Enrollment begins Wednesday, March 21!

PLEASE NOTE: A Blackboard outage to install required updates has been scheduled for Saturday, January 13, 2018, from 12:00AM until mid-afternoon. During this time, access to fully online Wintersession courses WILL NOT be available. Enrolled students should plan their time accordingly. Additional information on the updates can be found here.

 

For questions concerning the update or for technical assistance using Blackboard, contact the ITS HelpDesk at (518) 442-3700 or submit a Service Desk Request.

STOP BEFORE YOU DROP AND CHECK THE TUITION LIABILITY DEADLINES! DROPS AFTER 11:59 PM FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22, WILL RESULT IN 50% TUITION AND FEE LIABILITY! DROPS AFTER 11:59 PM WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 27, WILL RESULT IN 100% TUITION AND FEE LIABILITY!

Registration for Wintersession 2018 is now closed. Applications are no longer being accepted. These courses will again be offered fully online in our 2018 Summer Sessions. Advance registration begins Wednesday, March 21, 2018.

If you added yourself to a wait list via the Automated Wait List Process in MyUAlbany, you may have been successfully moved from the waitlist and enrolled in a class for wintersession. To confirm if you have been enrolled or not, please log into MyUAlbany and view your class schedule. If you were enrolled and do not wish to take the class, you must drop it from your schedule by 11:59 pm, Friday, December 22, to avoid financial liability. View the Wintersession 2018 Tuition Liability Schedule for deadlines on dropping and course tuition liability.

Enrolled in a Wintersession course? All enrolled students can access their courses two weeks before the first day of classes (beginning on Thursday, December 7, 2017) via MyUAlbany. For additional information, please review the 2018 Wintersession "Getting Started" information. Students are encouraged to use the two weeks before the winter term begins to review the course schedule and syllabus and familiarize themselves with the system. Technical issues (if any) should be resolved prior to the Wintersession start date of Thursday, December 21, 2017.

Wintersession 2018 will begin Thursday, December 21, 2017, and run through Thursday, January 18, 2018. All Wintersession courses are fully online delivered in Blackboard 9.1 and accessible via the Internet. Advance registration begins Wednesday, October 18.

 

Please check back the first week in October for all the information you will need for Wintersession 2018 study at UAlbany.

PLEASE NOTE: A Blackboard outage to install required updates has been scheduled for Saturday, January 9, 2016, from 2:45AM - 1:00PM. During this time, access to fully online Wintersession courses WILL NOT be available. Enrolled students should plan their time accordingly. Additional information on the updates can be found here.

 

Wintersession courses begin Thursday, December 21, 2017.

  • All wintersession courses are completely online. Enjoy the convenience of taking classes anywhere, anytime!
  • Earn up to eight credits in four weeks.
  • Select from a wide range of courses, many fulfilling one or more general education requirements.
  • Advance registration begins Wednesday, October 18.
  • For your information

    The Automated Wait List process in MyUAlbany is available on all fully online Wintersession undergraduate courses. This function allows students to add themselves directly through MyUAlbany to a wait list once a class section reaches full enrollment. Additional details on the Automated Wait List process are available below:

    Ready to enroll?
  • All the information needed for Wintersession 2017-18 study at UAlbany is available through this site, or by contacting:
  • Office of General Studies and Summer Sessions
    University at Albany, SS-110
    1400 Washington Avenue
    Albany, NY 12222
    Phone: (518) 442-5140
    Fax: (518) 442-5149
    winter@albany.edu