Why spend your summer at uSask?

Attention students: The university is not closed during the summer! Read this list for the reasons you should take a summer class this year.

1. Get ahead. Take a summer class to get ahead in your degree progam (and finish faster!)

2. Get focused. Focus on that tough class and get it out of the way.

3. Get inspired. Take a summer class aborad for credit and become more globally aware.

4. Lighten your load during fall and winter session.

5. Complete a prerequisite.

6. Consider the flexibility of an online course and earn credit while at home or on a holiday.

7. Experience our beautiful campus in summer! 


“I love the opportunity to focus on one class at a time and to build stronger relationships with instructors. It’s a great learning experience due to smaller class sizes that allow for more interaction among students and with instructors.”


Spring Term 2018

Term/Quarter Instruction Dates Exam Dates
Term 1 May 9 - June 22 June 25, 26, 27
Quarter 1 May 9 - May 30 May 31 and June 1
Quarter 2 June 4 - June 22 June 25, 26, 27

Summer Term 2018

Term/Quarter Instruction Dates Exam Dates
Term 2 June 28 - August 14 August 15, 16, 17
Quarter 3 June 28 - July 19 July 20, 23
Quarter 4 July 24 - August 14 August 15, 16, 17

Multiterm 2018

Term/Quarter Instruction Dates Exam Dates
Term 1 and Term 2 May 9 - August 14 August 15, 16, 17

“I took spring and summer classes before my first fall term to get a feeling for how university classes worked and so I could take a lighter course load in the fall and winter terms without getting behind on credits."

High school students

Take a class this summer and get a head start on your degree. Classes run from June-August on campus and online. 

Interested in learning strategies for academic success?

INTS 100 Strategies for Academic Success
June 28-August 14, 2018 

INTS 103 Writing for Academic Success 
July 24-August 14, 2018 

Get ahead in math with precalculus.

MATH 102 Precalculus Mathematics 
June 28-August 14, 2018 
4:00pm- 5:20pm 
5:30pm-6:20pm (Lab)

July 16-August 29, 2018

Beat the rush and take biology this summer.

BIOL 121 The Diversity of Life 
July 24-August 14, 2018 
1:30pm-4:20pm (Lab)

How to apply

Students who have not yet applied to attend uSask should apply now.

Students who have applied for admission for Fall 2018 but are interested in getting a head start this summer should contact the Admissions Office before July 2, 2018 at admissions@usask.ca or (306) 966-5788 to request a change to their admission term.

Speak to an academic advisor to discuss your academic program plan. 

“Taking summer classes is great! It feels more relaxed. You can focus on one or two classes at a time and you finish them in just a few weeks."

Summer class student loans

If you are wondering about student loans for summer classes, information about determining your eligibility can be found on the student loans page.