Enrolling in WinterSession Courses

Considered part of the spring term, WinterSession is a session at the Harvard Chan School that runs during the month of January. Students should contact their program/department regarding WinterSession enrollment.

  • Students may enroll in up to 5 credits.
  • Students should consult the Academic Calendar for the WinterSession enrollment deadline.
  • Students may drop a WinterSession course no later than the second day of the class.  There are no late withdrawals permitted during WinterSession.
  • Students may change their grading basis no later than the second day of the class.
  • Credits taken during WinterSession will count towards the total enrolled credits for the spring term.
  • Students graduating in March are not permitted to enroll in WinterSession in the spring semester they are graduating.