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The Courses You Need This Summer

Summer is the perfect time to catch up on your coursework so you can graduate on time, catch up on electives, fulfill final credits to receive your degree, complete professional certification requirements, or just take advantage of affordable in-state tuition!

Summer Session ES (Early Summer)

May 30–June 30, 2023

Course Listings

Online Courses

Summer Session VS (Variable Summer)

 May 30–August 11, 2023

Course Listings

Online Courses

Summer Session LS (Late Summer)

 July 10–August 11, 2023

Course Listings

Online Courses


Registration for Summer Session 2022 begins on Wednesday, April 5, 2023.

  • Session ES Registration: April 6–May 31
  • Session VS Registration: April 6–June 4
  • Session LS Registration: April 6–July 11
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Current Students

If you are registered for the upcoming academic semester or are a graduate student accepted by March 2023:

View Course Listings

Register on your assigned day

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Not a Current Student?

If you are an undergraduate student interested in:

Non-degree study

Matriculating to Buffalo State for the summer semester

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Graduate Students

Degree, Certificate, Post-baccalaureate Teacher Certification Programs, and Nondegree seeking:

Visit the Graduate Studies Office


A Note About Courses

  1. Course Decisions:  The decision to run or cancel a summer course is based on enrollment a few weeks prior to each session.

    Canceled Courses:  If a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment, registered students will be notified by email and be given the opportunity to register for another section of the course or a similar course.

    Closed Courses:  If the course you are looking for is closed, you can:

    1. Contact the academic department to inquire about the availability of additional sections being offered.

    2. Where applicable, add yourself to the course waitlist through Banner.