AUGUSTmester

AUGUSTmester 2020 Dates: August 10-21aug

 

Registration for AUGUSTmester courses will begin on April 6, 2020 for degree-seeking students.  Open registration begins on April 20, 2020.

AUGUSTmester courses are intense; a three-credit course meets for only ten days.
Many credit courses require reading and/or writing to be completed prior to the start of class. Check the course syllabi when posted for more information.  All students must be in good academic standing to take an AUGUSTmester course and students taking a 100-or 200-level course must have a 2.5 GPA.

Remember: AUGUSTmester is considered part of your Fall courseload. Financial Aid and credit limits for Fall may apply. Visit the FAQ section below for more info. 

 

Course Number

CRN

Title

Dates

Instructor

Credits

Colley, Melvin - melvincolley@hotmail.com

Dewey, Kathryn - kdewey1@alaska.edu

Duke, Rob - jrduke@alaska.edu

Peña, Jess - jrpena@alaska.edu

How many credits can I take during AUGUSTmester?
Limit of three.

Are AUGUSTmester credits counted in my total summer credit load?
No, AUGUSTmester course count as part of your fall semester load.

What if AUGUSTmester causes a credit overload in my fall schedule?
Banner will not accept a registration that creates a credit overload without prior authorization. It is understood that an AUGUSTmester course is offered in a separate time frame from other fall courses, but Banner doesn't see it that way. To get overload permission entered into Banner to take a AUGUSTmester course, students can email uaf-registrar@alaska.edu with their student ID and the requested AUGUSTmester course name and CRN. It is helpful to put "AUGUSTmester Credit Overload" in the subject line. Call 907-474-7500 for additional information.

What about housing during AUGUSTmester?
Dorm space will be available during AUGUSTmester for fall students only. Check with the Office of Residence Life for more information. 474-7247.

When is payment due?
Payment is due the first day of class, August 10.

What about dates and deadlines for AUGUSTmester?
August 10 - Last day to register and attendance is required.  Last day for drop with 100% refund.
August 17 - Last day for student or faculty initiated withdrawal or change to audit with instructor permission.

How do I get prepared for the first class?
The first day of a AUGUSTmester course is like the first week of a semester length course. In order to be prepared for the rapid pace of the course, reading is usually required prior to the start of class. The pre-course assignment can be found in the course syllabus.

Do employee tuition waivers work for AUGUSTmester?
Yes.

How do I drop a class?
You can use UAOnlineto drop a class if  you are within the no-penalty period. You can also use the form below:

More information about dates, deadlines, and fees can be foud on the Dates and Finances page. 

It is extremely important to drop or withdraw from courses that you do not plan to attend. Doing this can save you money, prevent a failing grade on your transcript, and eliminate the posibility of holds on your account.