Winter Session

Winter Session 2018 registration dates

Winter Session 2018 class schedule

Stanislaus State provides Winter Session classes between the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters. These short three-week courses are a great opportunity to take classes to get ahead, make up for a class or meet any other educational goals.

Winter Session courses offered through University Extended Education (UEE) are regular University courses that are open to everyone – both current Stanislaus State students and the public. Courses taken through Winter Session may be applied toward degree completion requirements.


Winter Session 2018 Important Dates

Sept. 15 Classes posted
Sept. 25 - Dec. 1 Registration dates
  • Continuing Stan State students register through myCSUSTAN
  • All other students register through UEE
Dec.1 Last day to drop (full refund)
Dec. 1 Tuition fee payment deadline
  • Fees for continuing Stan State students due
  • Fees for all other students are due at the time of registration 
Dec. 5 Students dropped for non-payment of tuition fees
Jan. 2 Instruction begins
Jan. 2 - 3 Late add period ($25 late fee) - only through UEE
Jan. 2 - 3 Late drop period (65% refund only) - only through UEE
Jan. 15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (campus closed)
Jan. 22 Last day of classes

Please note:  Students who do not attend the first class meeting after registering for a course may be dropped from the course by the instructor.  However, a student will be held personally responsible for officially dropping unwanted courses through University Extended Education by the deadline to drop classes.

Note: A maximum of 7 units may be taken during Winter Session. Financial Aid is not available for Winter Session.

Quick Facts:

  • Open registration: Sept. 5 - Dec. 1.
  • Registration is on a first come, first served basis.
  • After Dec. 1, you cannot add or drop classes through myCSUSTANYou must go through Extended Education in MSR 180 during the late add/drop periods of Jan. 2 - 3.
  • Courses may be cancelled due to low enrollment. If your course is cancelled you will be notified of these options:
    • Full refund of tuition fees -or-
    • Transfer enrollment to another class

Tuition Fees:

  • Undergraduate courses numbered 4999 and below: $322 per unit
  • Credential courses: $349 per unit
  • Graduate courses numbered 5000 and above: $355 per unit
  • Fees subject to change without notice

Note:  Some courses require additional fees.  See class schedule.

How to Register:

  • Current Stan State students:
  • All other students:
    • Register through UEE.
  • Note: We DO NOT accept Phone or Fax Registrations.

Downloadable Forms:

Refund Policy for Dropped classes:

  • 100% refund if course(s) dropped by December 1. 

Policy for Late Adds & Drops:

  • All late adds and drops will be processed through University Extended Education (MSR 180).
  • $25 fee applies to late adds.
  • Tuition fees are due at the time of registration.
  • You must notify University Extended Education if you wish to drop a class.
  • Drop form is required.

Drop & Refund Policy:

  • Last day to drop to receive a full refund of tuition fees: Dec. 1.
  • Late drop period with 65% of tuition fees refunded: Jan 3. Please complete the refund form and submit to MSR 180 on Jan 3 by 5 p.m.
  • Drop form is required to receive a late drop refund.
  • After Jan 3, no refund of tuition fees. 
  • Decisions to cancel classes due to low enrollment: Dec 7.
  • Any student whose class is cancelled due to low enrollment will receive a full refund of their tuition fees.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid is not available during Winter Session.


Check out these FAQs or if you have further questions regarding Winter Session courses offered through University Extended Education please contact us at 209.667.3111.