Summer School

What you should know about Intersession/Summer School

1.  Maximum course loads (No exceptions)

Intersession3 hours
Summer I6 hours
Summer II6 hours
Summer 1A/1B/2A/2B3 hours
Total Maximum16 hours

2. Bible Requirement

If combined Summer I and Summer II course loads total 9 or more hours, you must enroll in a Bible class.  There are several one-hour, 2-week courses available.

3. Dropping Summer Classes

If you register for Summer classes and decide, prior to the start date of classes, that you do not want to pursue summer classes, YOU MUST NOTIFY THE REGISTRAR’S OFFICE to have all your classes dropped.  You cannot do this online.

4. Tuition for Intersession and Summer classes are the same as for fall and spring classes.

5. The cafeteria is open during intersession and summer.

6. Need a dorm room for intersession and/or summer? Contact Ms. Kathy Allen (kallen@harding.edu) for details and pricing.

Class Meeting Times Guidelines

(all classes meet daily)

 Intersession
(2 weeks)
1st Summer
(4 weeks)
2nd Summer
(4 weeks)
1st Summer
(2 weeks A & B)
2nd Summer
(2 weeks A & B)
 8:00-12:158:00-10:008:00-10:008:00-12:158:00-12:15
3hr Class1:00-5:1510:30-12:3010:30-12:301:00-5:151:00-5:15
  1:00-3:001:00-3:00  

 8:00-10:458:00-9:158:00-9:158:00-10:458:00-10:45
2hr Class1:00-3:4510:30-11:4510:30-11:451:00-3:451:00-3:45
  1:00-2:151:00-2:15  

 8:00-9:15  8:00-9:158:00-9:15
1hr Class10:30-11:45NONENONE10:30-11:4510:30-11:45
 1:00-2:15  1:00-2:151:00-2:15
      
      

4 credit hour lecture classes in Summer I & II will add 35 minutes to the daily meeting time.
4 credit hour classes with a lab in Summer I & II will meet from 8:00-10:00 daily for lecture and 1:00-4:00 daily for lab or a similar combination over the 4 week session.

Students Need to Know

What all Intersession Students Need to know - PDF version

  • Three (3) credit hours is the maximum enrollment allowed during Intersession. Under no circumstances may a student take more than three (3) hours during Intersession.
  • If your (Summer I hours) + (Summer II hours) will be nine (9) or more, you must enroll in at least one hour of Bible at some point during the summer. This requirement can be satisfied by taking a one hour Bible class during Intersession, Summer I, or Summer II.  You are allowed to take any online course from Harding during the Intersession or Summer sessions.  This year, there are one (1) hour online Bible courses offered during Intersession.
  • If, due to circumstances, you decide not to continue with summer school, you must log on to Pipeline and drop your classes BEFORE the last date to drop.  Otherwise, you will be billed for your tuition hours.

The Harding University dress code is in effect throughout the summer.

 

What all Summer I Students Need to know - PDF version

  • Six (6) credit hours is the maximum enrollment allowed during Summer I without approval of the VPAA.  With approval, seven (7) hours may be taken. Under no circumstances may a student take more than seven (7) hours in Summer I.
  • If your (Summer I hours) + (Summer II hours) will be nine (9) or more and you have not enrolled in a Bible class during Intersession, you must enroll in at least one hour of Bible for Summer I or Summer II.
  • If, due to circumstances, you decide not to continue with summer school, you must log on to Pipeline and drop your courses BEFORE the last day to drop classes. Otherwise, you will be billed for your tuition hours.

The Harding University dress code is in effect throughout the summer.

 

What all Summer II Students Need to know - PDF version

  • Six (6) credit hours is the maximum enrollment allowed during Summer II without approval of the VPAA.  With approval, you may take seven (7) hours. Under no circumstances may a student take more than seven (7) hours in Summer II.
  • If your (Summer I hours) + (Summer II hours) are nine (9) or more and you have not enrolled in a Bible class during Intersession or Summer I, you must enroll in at least one hour of Bible for Summer II.
  • If, due to circumstances, you decide not to continue with summer school, you must log on to Pipeline and drop your courses BEFORE the last date to drop.  Otherwise, you will be billed for your tuition hours.

The Harding University dress code is in effect throughout the summer.

Faculty Need to Know

To Intersession Faculty

NOTE: Confirmation is not accomplished online (pipeline) for summer terms. Your cooperation is absolutely necessary in order to help confirm the registration of your students.  The process this year will be a “negative” confirmation.

ALL CLASSES – DAY/NIGHT – ALL CAMPUSES

  1. For the first two days of class, teachers MUST take attendance. Nonattendees are to be reported on the second day after class to the registrar’s office at registrar@harding.edu. THESE STUDENTS WILL BE  DELETED FROM YOUR ROSTER.  Your cooperation is required and appreciated.  Please copy to provost@harding.edu.
  2. For the first two days of class, teachers will encourage nonregistered students who are attending class to register. If an attending student is not registered by the beginning of the third class day, dismiss them from class and have the student complete registration at the Registrar’s Office.  Do not allow any student to attend class on the third day or later without being properly registered.  NO EXCEPTIONS!
  3. Final exams for Intersession will be given on Friday, May 24. Please do not ask for exceptions to the final exam date. Contact the registrar’s office of “last day to add/drop” dates.
  4. Please see the attachment for suggested time management.  Note: the attachment is merely a suggestion.
  5. ALL intersession payroll questions should be addressed to Travis Thompson or his administrative assistant at ext. 4365. DO NOT CALL PAYROLL – THEY CANNOT HELP YOU!

To Summer I Faculty

NOTE:  Confirmation is not accomplished online (pipeline) for summer terms. Your cooperation is absolutely necessary in order to help confirm the registration of your students.  The process this year will be a “negative” confirmation.

ALL CLASSES – DAY/NIGHT – ALL CAMPUSES

  1. For the first two days of class, teachers MUST take attendance. Students absent for the first two days are to be reported on the second day after class to the registrar’s office via E-MAIL. You may e-mail the registrar’s office (registrar@harding.edu) for collection of all reported names AND DELETION OF THOSE STUDENTS FROM YOUR ROSTER (please copy to provost@harding.edu ). Your cooperation is required and appreciated. Students who appear for the first time in your class on Wednesday June 5 should be sent to the registrar’s office immediately for proper enrollment.

    Students enrolled in online courses must make contact with their teachers via e-mail before June 4.  Teachers should request an “echo” reply from their online students to verify their intention to engage the course.  Non-replying students should be reported to registrar@harding.edu  for dropping these students from your rosters.  THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT!!
  2. For the first two days of class, teachers will encourage nonregistered students who are attending class to register. If an attending student is not registered by the beginning of the third class day, dismiss them from class and have the student complete registration at the Registrar’s Office.  Do not allow any student to attend class on the third day or later without being properly registered. NO EXCEPTIONS!
  3. Final exams for Summer I will be given on Friday, June 28. Please do not ask for exceptions to the final exam date. Please contact the registrar’s office for last days to add/drop courses during Summer 1/1A/1B.
  4. Summer Stampede I is June 13-14.  Please make yourself available to your department for this event – but not at the expense of dismissing your class.  Our primary responsibility is to our current students.

To Summer II Faculty

NOTE: Confirmation is not accomplished online (pipeline) for summer terms. Your cooperation is absolutely necessary in order to help confirm the registration of your students. The process this year will be a “negative” confirmation.

 ALL CLASSES – DAY/NIGHT – ALL CAMPUSES

  1. For the first two days of class, teachers MUST take attendance. Students absent for the first two days are to be reported on the second day after class to the registrar’s office via E-MAIL. You may e-mail registrar@harding.edu for collecting all reported names AND DELETION OF THOSE STUDENTS FROM YOUR ROSTER (please copy to provost@harding.edu.)  Your cooperation is required and appreciated. Students who appear for the first time in your class on Wednesday, July 3 should be sent to the registrar’s office immediately for proper enrollment.
    Students enrolled in online courses must make contact with their teachers via e-mail before July 3.  Teachers should request an “echo” reply from their online students to verify their intention to engage the course.  Non-replying students should be reported to registrar@harding.edu for dropping  these students from your rosters.  July 4 (Thursday) is a school holiday.
  2. For the first two days of class, teachers will encourage nonregistered students who are attending class to register. If an attending student is not registered by the beginning of the third class day, dismiss them from class and have the student complete registration at the Registrar’s Office.  Do not allow any student to attend class on the third day or later without being properly registered. NO EXCEPTIONS!
  3. Final exams for Summer II will be given on Friday, July 26. Please do not ask for exceptions to the final exam date. Please contact the registrar’s office for “last day to add/drop” dates for summer 2/2A/2B.
  4. Summer Stampede II is July 11-12. Please make yourself available to your department for this event – but not at the expense of dismissing your class.  Our primary responsibility is to the students that are already here.