Penn's Coronavirus COVID-19 Update
2020 SAS summer courses will take place remotely. For undergraduates, please check Penn InTouch for updated summer course information. For graduate and professional students, please consult your schools and programs. Summer study abroad remains cancelled.

The College of Liberal and Professional Studies staff is working remotely to comply with University protocols as we navigate the COVID-19 virus. Penn is committed to maintaining a safe campus and workplace for faculty, students, staff, and visitors. While we are not onsite, 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.

Academic Calendar

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Summer 2020 Academic Calendar and Deadlines

  11-Week Summer Session Summer Session I Summer Session II
Course registration begins April 14 April 14 April 14
Open enrollment form deadline May 12 May 12 June 18
Classes begin May 26 May 26 July 2
No classes, university holiday (observed) July 3   July 3
Last day to add a course/drop a course with no financial obligation June 9 June 2 July 9
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 23 June 10 July 17
Last day to change grade status
Please see contacts for home school for more information. (LPS students must e-mail with the grade type change request)
June 23 June 10 July 17
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 27 June 24 July 31
Classes end* August 7 July 1 August 7

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

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