Summer College: Information

Registration
Please see our current brochure for starting dates and registration information.

Admission
Students who are not currently enrolled at The University of Virginia's College at Wise may apply for admission to Summer College by downloading and filling out the Application for Non-Degree Admission (pdf) and mailing it to this address:

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise
One College Avenue

Wise, Virginia 24293-4412

Fees
Tuition and fees, including registration fees, have not yet been determined. Continue to visit this site for this information. Tuition and fees must be paid by the first day of class for each session.

Minimum Class Size
The College reserves the right to cancel courses in which enrollment is less than seven.

Maximum Student Load
The recommended summer course load is to be no more than 7 credits for any one session and no more than 14 credits for both sessions. To exceed these limits, students must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and approval by the Academic Dean. The number of credits taken during any one session cannot exceed 9, and the total number of credits taken during both sessions cannot exceed 16.

Financial Aid
Financial assistance for Summer College is limited to Federal Pell Grants (for those who qualify), Federal Student Loans, and the Federal Workstudy program. For any questions regarding summer financial aid, please contact the Office of Financial Aid locally at 276-328-0139, toll-free at 888-282-9324, or by e-mail at finaid@uvawise.edu. Students must contact the Office of Financial Aid to request aid for summer. The Office of Financial Aid is located in Crockett Hall.

Residence Halls
Space will be available for those students who wish to reside on campus. Please contact the Division of Student Affairs at 276-328-0214 or visit the Student Affairs website.

Privacy of Information Notice
UVa-Wise intends to comply fully with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974. The College has adopted a policy that explains in detail the procedure for compliance with the Act. Copies can be obtained from the Registrar's Office in Smiddy Hall.

Veterans Affairs
Inquiries regarding educational benefits for veterans or application for such benefits should be mailed to the attention of the Veterans' Counselor, Office of Financial Aid, UVa-Wise, One College Avenue, Wise, VA 24293. Veterans may also contact the Office of Financial Aid locally at 276-328-0139, toll-free at 888-282-9324, or by e-mail at sls5hh@uvawise.edu. Veterans may also visit the office in Bowers-Sturgill Hall, Room 105.

Accreditation
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the baccalaureate degree.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise.