Penn Summer COVID-19 Update
Penn Summer staff are not onsite, but we are still available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. by phone and online in case you need support: (215) 898-7326 or Visit, the University's dedicated coronavirus COVID-19 web page, for the latest updates.
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Academic Calendar

Summer 2021 Academic Calendar and Deadlines

  11-Week Summer Session Summer Session I Summer Session II
Course registration begins March 22 March 22 March 22
Open enrollment form deadline May 10 May 10 June 17 
Classes begin May 24 May 24 July 1
No classes, University holiday July 5 May 31 July 5
Last day to add a course/drop a course with no financial obligation June 8 June 1 June 8
Last day to drop a course with 50% financial obligation
Students must contact their home school by the deadline to have the course dropped and the money refunded. (LPS students must submit a Late Drop Form)
June 22 June 9 July 16
Last day to change grade status
Please see contacts for home school for more information. (LPS students must email with the grade type change request)
June 22 June 9 July 16
Last day to withdraw from a course
Full financial obligation will apply. Transcript to read "W.” Please see contacts in home school for more information. (LPS students must complete a Withdrawal Form)
July 26 June 23 July 30
Classes end* August 6 June 30 August 6

*Summer Sessions do not have a set schedule for final exams. All exam dates are at the discretion of the course instructor.