Winter Session 2021

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The SPS Winter Session provides students an additional opportunity to take courses they may have missed and earn credit toward graduation and do it fully online.

SPS will offer General Education lower-division foundation courses; General Education upper-division explorations courses; or courses critical for the major and/or to achieve upper-division standing courses to all interested students. Courses requiring a prerequisite will not be offered. Students may register for a maximum of 3 semester credit hours during Winter Session.

Please note: No separate financial aid is available for Winter Session. However, students may be able to apply a portion of their spring disbursements toward Winter Session tuition. Students are eligible to receive Pell Grants. VA benefits are also available. The UIW Financial Aid Office can answer any related questions.


To register, please contact your Academic Advisor.

Courses Offered

  • COMP 1301: Computer Literacy
  • DWHP 3300: Dimensions of Wellness Bridge
  • ENGL 1311: Composition I
  • HIST 1321: The United States to 1865
  • MATH 1304: College Algebra
    This is not an SPS-led course but is open to all students.
  • MGT 3340: Concepts and Functions in Management
  • MGT 4199: ST-Case Studies in Management
  • MKT 3331: Introductions to Marketing Concepts and Strategies
  • PSYC 1301: Introduction to Psychology
  • RELS 1325: The Religious Quest

Please note: The course schedule is subject to change without notice.

2021 Winter Session Key Dates

2021 Winter Session Key Dates
Event Dates
Registration Opens Monday, Oct. 26, 2020
Course Cancellation Deadline Monday, Dec. 4, 2020
Last Day to Register Friday, Dec. 11, 2020
Term Start Date Monday, Dec. 14, 2020
Last Day to Drop at 100% Refund Monday, Dec. 14, 2020 by 5 p.m. CST
Last Day to Withdraw Friday, Dec. 18, 2020 by 5 p.m. CST
Last Day of Classes Friday, Jan. 8, 2021

School of Professional Studies Course Drop Policy

View the SPS Course Drop and Withdrawal Policy.