Experience Penn State
Summer courses at Penn State are open to visiting students from other colleges and universities as well as people not currently enrolled in degree programs.
As a visiting student, you have the opportunity to take advantage of the over 400 undergraduate courses offered in the summer. Courses in diverse engineering disciplines, social sciences, humanities, business, natural sciences, the arts, and many more are available.
Summer courses are offered across three sessions:
- Maymester (early May to early June)
- Summer Session I (mid-May to late June)
- Summer Session II (late June to mid-August)
Some courses are spread across multiple summer sessions, so be sure to note the time frame in which the course is offered before enrolling.
Registering for Courses as a Visiting Student
Summer courses are typically posted in November or December and registration opens in February. To search for summer courses, visit LionPATH.
Once you have identified the course(s) you would like to take, complete the forms below and return them to the Registrar of the campus where the course is being offered.