Summer Sessions

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Why take summer classes?

  • Catch up or get ahead with your studies
  • Select from 4, 6, and 12 week sessions
  • Take upper-level courses to complete your degree.
  • Enroll in classes that fill quickly during the school year.
  • Pick up credits online.
  • Choose the session that works with your summer plans.
  • Wrap up general education requirements.


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Summer Registration

  • If you’re a current Pitt student from any campus, contact your advisor to register
  • If you’re coming from another university, complete this form. A member of our Admissions team will email you to confirm your registration.
    Please contact the Office of Admissions if you have further questions. 1-800-872-1787
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Summer Tuition and Fees

Tuition is charged on a per credit basis for summer courses

Pennsylvania Residents

Standard tuition: $549 per credit
Nursing tuition: $704 per credit

Out-of-state Residents

Standard tuition: $1,027 per credit
Nursing tuition: $1,310 per credit

In addition to tuition, students are charged a Computer Networking Fee of $100 if registered in less than 12 credits & $175 if over 12 credits. Other course specific fees may apply. This includes Internships.

Shorter semester and smaller classes make summer a great time to get ahead of the pack for graduation. Jim Pascarella '10