Learn more about Winter Session courses and registration.
Financial aid will be processed according to the procedures and dates already in place for spring. The only exception is the Book Line of Credit which will be made available a little earlier for Winter Session students.
Is the Winter Session a term of its own?
No, Winter Session is an extension of the Spring Term 2021 (0585).
Will Winter Session enrollment count towards Spring Term 2021 (0585)?
Yes, Winter Session enrollment will count toward the overall enrollment for Spring Term 2021 (0585).
For example: 3 credit hours (Winter) + 9 credit hours (Spring Express) = 12 credit hours for Spring Term 2021 (0585).
Will students receive a separate financial aid award for Winter Session?
No, there will not be a separate financial aid award for Winter Session. The overall award for Spring Term 2021 (0585) will include any enrolled credit hours for Winter Session. Financial aid awards are viewable in MySPC.
Using the example above, the student will receive a full-time financial aid award based on enrollment in both the Winter and Express Sessions.
Will a Book Line of Credit (BLOC) be available for Winter Session?
Yes, a BLOC will be available (up to $400) on Thursday, 12/3/2020, for eligible students enrolled in Winter Session. The amount will be based on the overall financial aid award for Spring Term 2021 (0585). The BLOC ends for enrollment in Winter Session only on Tuesday, 12/29/2020.
Will Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) be calculated following Winter Session?
No, SAP will not be calculated at the end of Winter Session. SAP will be calculated at the end of Spring Term 2021 (0585) as it normally is.