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UNCP Home Admissions & Aid Summer School Why Go to UNCP Summer School?
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Why Go to UNCP Summer School?


Well, Start with These Reasons...

  • Graduate early. Use any of our five sessions to add to your credit total and advance your graduation.
  • Better value for your money. Are the summer school classes at your current college or university a little too expensive to allow you to take them? Or even if you're a UNCP student, wouldn't it be nice to finish a 3-credit course in less than 16 weeks?
  • Explore your academic options. Are you unsure of your major and want to try out some courses in various majors?
  • Lots of flexibility. You can take our Summer School classes in classrooms at UNCP or our satellite campuses ----and online.
  • Broaden your education. Would you like to concentrate on your major so you can take more electives later on in your school career?
  • Transferability. Anything you take with us will transfer at other UNC system schools.
  • Promotability. Say you're working, now. Would working toward your degree help you in your job?

The good thing is that whatever reason you have for wanting or needing to go to summer school, UNC Pembroke has the courses you need at a very competitive price. And it’s all delivered with the kind of personal attention that has drawn so many students to study with us. 

We say 'Catch the UNCP Spirit'. It's the spirit of personal attention, accountability and learning. Our professors often choose UNC Pembroke because small class sizes make it possible for them to devote as much time as necessary to ensure that their students get a full chance to learn. That’s true during the regular school year, but during summer school sessions, student-to-faculty ratios are even better. We know that personal attention is important because not everyone learns the same way or at the same speed. At UNC Pembroke, we will accommodate your learning needs.


  • MayMester : May 11 - 22
  • Summer 1 : May 27 - June 30
  • Summer 1 Intra : May 27 - June 16
  • Summer 2 : July 6 - August 6
  • Summer 2 Intra : July 6 - July 23

Will My Courses Transfer?

The courses you take and pass at UNC Pembroke during our summer sessions count the same as courses you take during the regular school year. If you are a student at a school outside North Carolina, chances are good that classes taken here will transfer directly as full credit hours. Arrangements by school vary, so we recommend you discuss specific transferability with our summer school staff and your home school

Lodging and Dining All Included

As our guests, personal attention will extend outside the classroom as well. You’ll have a choice of double occupancy or a single room at four on-campus residence halls or an off-campus apartment complex. All are close to classrooms and dining, with an all-you-care-to-eat facility nearby. All you have to do is pick your package. 

Dining rates are not yet available, but expected by end of March. Please check with the Registrar or contact Querida Hunt at 910.775.4000 for questions about dining options.

2015 Summer Session Housing (5-Week Session)

Cypress Hall, Pine Hall & Oak Hall Double Occupancy $665
Cypress Hall, Pine Hall & Oak Hall Single Occupancy $780
Cypress Hall, Pine Hall & Oak Hall Double Occupancy, Private $830
Village Apartment Double Occupancy $700
Village Apartment Double Occupancy Private $865
Courtyard Apartments 2 Bedroom/2 Bath $820
Courtyard Apartments 4 Bedroom/2 Bath $760

2015 Summer Session Dining

We'll post the costs as soon as they are available.

NOTE: Munch Money with meal plans is not available in the summer.

How Do I Sign Up?

  1. Before you enroll, decide which session you want to attend. There are five sessions: two full-length sessions, two ‘intra’ sessions and a ‘mini’ semester.
  2. Pick a package of lodging and dining that fits your needs.
  3. Enroll. There are four ways for you to enroll in summer school classes at UNC Pembroke (or at least to get more information):