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Summer School Admissions

Summer School has an open enrollment policy. No tests or assessments are required for admission.

Admission to Summer School does not imply admission to any other school of the University. Should a student wish to attend another school of the University, application should be made to the Dean of Admission of that school. A student wishing to receive graduate credit for summer coursework must have credentials on file in the School of Professional & Continuing Studies for admission as a special student.

Only SPCS admits students to degree programs as part of Summer School. If interested in admission to an SPCS degree program, please visit the Degree Program Admissions page for details.

University of Richmond Students
Continuing UR Students (Taking Classes in Spring Term)

If you are enrolled in a Univerisity of Richmond degree program and taking one or more classes in the spring term, there are no admissions requirements for Summer School courses. Register in BannerWeb.

Non-Continuing UR Students (Did Not Take Spring Classes)

If you are enrolled in a University of Richmond degree program but did not take classes in the spring term, you need to contact the Summer School office at (804) 289-8133 to have your student status reactivated and to update your contact information. Once reactivated, register in BannerWeb.

Registration Holds

Registration via BannerWeb can be prevented by holds. If you have a question about a hold, you can view your holds on BannerWeb and contact the appropriate office.

Non-University of Richmond Applicants
Application Process

Summer School is open to college students (and select high school students) who wish to take one or more classes for enrichment or transfer. If you are not enrolled in a University of Richmond degree program but wish to take a class, you need to complete the paper Application/Registration form. There is no application fee for Summer School. You must meet all prerequisite requirements, if applicable.

Enrollment Steps

A few days after submitting your Application/Registration form, you’ll receive your University of Richmond ID by mail along with instructions on viewing your registration, paying your invoice, and more. Review our steps to enrollment to be sure you’re ready for class from day one. 

Richmond Area preK-12 Educators
Educators Seeking Professional Development

Educators taking professional development courses should visit our Professional Development for Educators page for information and application.

Educators Seeking a Teacher Education Institute

Educators who wish to earn graduate credit for a summer teachers institute should visit our Teacher Education Institutes page for information and application.

Contact Us

Office of Summer Studies
Professional & Continuing Studies
Special Programs Building
490 Westhampton Way
Univ. of Richmond, VA 23173

Phone: (804) 289-8133
Fax: (804) 289-8138

Monday-Friday: 8:30am–5pm
Closed for University holidays