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Summer School

COVID-19 Planning for WCU Summer Session 2020:

Following the guidance of the UNC System with respect for the nationwide impact of COVID-19, all instruction during the summer months at WCU will be offered online, with no face-to-face courses. Students who are wondering about the status of summer internships, cooperative education assignments, and similar experiential learning activities should consult with their specific program directors for guidance.

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Tuition and Aid

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Summer school tuition is calculated per credit hour, allowing maximum flexibility for students. Discover more about tuition rates for summer 2020 and get tips on how you can use your federal student aid during summer session.

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Available Courses

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Summer session offers unlimited opportunities. Whether you want to graduate early or make space in your coursework for an internship... Whatever your goals, you'll find liberal studies courses and other courses of interest online this summer.

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Catamount Gap

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We regret to announce that due to the spread of COVID-19, Catamount Gap for Summer 2020 has been cancelled. Participants have been returned to Fall admit and have been notified via email. Questions? Contact us at

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