Session dates

Summer Studies 2023 

The 2023 summer schedule of classes will be available on the VCU Schedule of Classes on Thursday, Feb. 9. Registration opens for all students on Thursday, Feb. 14. A listing of courses will be available on our Summer courses page.

  • Adds and drops. Students may add or drop a class until close of business on the day after the first day of class. Students who drop a class by this date will receive a refund.
  • Withdrawals. The last day to withdraw is the midpoint of the class. There are no refunds for summer withdrawals.
  • Student holidays. Classes will not meet on May 29, June 19, and July 4 for holiday recognitions. 
  • Exams. Exams are given on the last scheduled day of class. 
Class Start Date Number of Weeks Code Class End Date Hours (3 Credit Course)
May Sessions:        
May 22 
(Maymester)
3 A June 9 M-F: 9 a.m. - noon
May 22 5 B June 22 M-Th: 8-10:15 a.m.; 10:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; 1-3:15 p.m. 
May 22 8 E (M,W) July 12 M/W 3-6:15 p.m. or 6-9:15 p.m.
T & Th: 3-5:40 p.m. or 6-8:40 p.m.
May 23 8 F (T,R) July 13 M/W 3-6:15 p.m. or 6-9:15 p.m.
T & Th: 3-5:40 p.m. or 6-8:40 p.m.
June Sessions:        
June 12 4 1/2 G July 12 M-F: 8-10:00 a.m.; 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; 1-3:00 p.m. 
June 12 6 H July 20 M-Th: 8:30-10:30 a.m.; 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; 1-3:00 p.m. 
June 12 8 I (M,W) Aug. 2 M/W 3-6:00 p.m. or 6-9:00 p.m.
T & Th: 3-5:40 p.m. or 6-8:40 p.m.
June 13 8 J (T, R) Aug. 3 M/W 3-6:00 p.m. or 6-9:00 p.m.
T & Th: 3-5:40 p.m. or 6-8:40 p.m.
June 26 5 K July 27 M-Th: 8-10:15 a.m.; 10:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; 1- 3:15 p.m.
July Sessions:        
July 13 4 1/2 L Aug. 11 M-F: 8-9:50 a.m.; 9:00-10:50 am 10:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m.; 1-2:50 p.m.
July 24 3 N Aug. 11 M-F: 9-11:50 a.m.