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SESSIONS

FAQS

HOW DO SESSIONS COURSES WORK?

Sessions courses are taught during the semester in a condensed format. Sessions 2-6 generally range from five to six weeks in length. Spring or Winter Mini Sessions can be as short as two weeks. The same amount of content is covered in a shorter time frame compared to what is normally covered during a 16-week semester. Classes may be taught face to face, hybrid, or online. 

WHAT ARE THE SESSIONS?

Sessions courses are scheduled during UH Sessions 2-6 and Spring or Winter Mini Sessions. More information on when these classes occur can be found on the academic calendar .

HOW DO I FIND AND ENROLL IN CLASSES?

The complete list of all Winter Mini Session classes can be found in the CLASS SEARCH option of your myUH self-service account. Under CLASS SEARCH CRITERIA, select your Course Career from the drop-down menu and use the ADDITIONAL SEARCH CRITERIA section to choose Mini Session from the drop-down menu.

WHAT COURSES ARE OFFERED?

Sessions courses are core curriculum and non-core curriculum classes. The availability of courses in a Sessions format will vary each year. Please refer to the Class Search  for the current listing of Sessions courses.

HOW DO I REGISTER FOR SESSIONS COURSES?

Current UH students can register for Sessions courses using  AccessUH . Students register for Sessions courses the same way as other courses.

DO SESSIONS COURSES COST DIFFERENT?

Although Sessions courses are taught in a shortened format, they cost the same as courses offered during the long semester.

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees >    Graduate Tuition & Fees >

WHAT ARE THE ACADEMIC POLICIES FOR ENROLLMENT?

Review important academic policies for dropping courses, enrollment caps, repeated course caps, and more.

Enrollment Academic Policies >

Still have questions? Email us at sessions@uh.edu