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Office of the Registrar

Winter 2017 FAQ



                               (January 3, 2017 - January 24, 2017)

Q. What classes are being offered in Winter session?

A.  Winter 2017 Schedule of Classes

Q. How do I register for Winter 2017 Courses?

A. Online registration for winter session will be available from October 31 2016 to January 3, 2017. Winter session is considered as session one of spring semester. (Click here for registration dates by group)

*All non-degree, permit and re-entry applications must be submitted to the Office of the Registrar by the application due date.  All permit and non-degree students will be able to register online once their applications are processed. Application processing time is 5-7 business days.

Q. Will I receive the bill for Winter session in the mail?

A. No. Your bill will be available on CUNYfirst through "Student Service Center". You may also pick up a copy of your bill from the Bursar’s Office.

Q. Is online payment available for Winter session?

A. Yes, online payment available for Winter session.

Q. How many courses may I register during Winter session?

A. Students in good academic standing are allowed to register for two courses for Winter session. Students on probation (both undergraduate and graduate) are allowed to register for one course only. Graduate students who have taken all 12 probation credits as of the Fall 2016 semester are not permitted to register for the Winter session and should submit an appeal to the Graduate Committee on Academic Standing meeting to register for courses in the Spring 2017 semester.

Graduate students who were previously reinstated by the Graduate Committee on Academic Standing are not permitted to register for the Winter session, or Spring 2017 until grades have been received to determine if the reinstatement conditions have been met. Graduate students who are on academic probation, and have used up to 9 of the allowable 12 probation credits as of the Fall 2016 can register for one course, 3 credits, in the Winter 2017 session pending receipt of Fall 2016 grades. An appeal for reinstatement must be submitted to the Graduate Committee on Academic Standing meeting to take courses in the Spring 2017 semester in the event that a 3.0 cumulative grade point average, or reinstatement condition has not been achieved.

Q. May I participate in the Study Abroad Program during Winter  session?

A. Yes. For information about Baruch College Study Abroad program visit  https://zicklin.baruch.cuny.edu/centers/weissman/study-abroad

Q. If I satisfy all requirements for graduation during the Winter session, can I graduate in May 2017?

A. Yes. If the classes taken during the Winter session complete the requirements for graduation, students are eligible for May 2017 graduation. Students must submit their graduation application by March 1, 2017. (Application for Graduation)

Q. I am an International Student. Do I have to register for Winter session?

A. Winter session is an optional semester. International students are not required to register during Winter session to maintain their status.

Q. If I register and decide not to attend courses for Winter session, what should I do?

A. You must drop your classes for Winter session if you decide not to attend. A refund may be paid. The amount depends on when you drop the class.

Q. If I register for 3 credits in Winter session and 9 credits in Spring 2017 am I considered a full time students?

A. No. Winter session is an optional semester. Registering for Winter session does not change your registration status for Spring.

Q. I am an International Student. Do the credits taken during Winter session count towards the credits that I have to take during Spring Semester?

A. No. Winter session is an optional semester. Registering for Winter session does not change your registration status for Spring.