Online Summer Sessions

2021 Online Summer Sessions

Undergraduate Online Registration

Registration opens April 13 on WebAdvisor. Learn more about registration. Registration for undergraduates is open for online courses during both summer 2021 2021 Online Summer Session flyersessions. 
Download the pdf version of the flyer.

Why take summer courses at Lincoln?

1. Persist to graduation faster.

2. Maintain your routine of learning and studying throughout the summer.

3. Recover credits you may have failed in a previous semester.

Current List of Courses

View the course listing. To view the available courses, visit WebAdvisor. Choose “summer 2021” as the term. Choose “online” as the location.

More courses are forthcoming. Check WebAdvisor often for updates.


Registration opens April 13 on WebAdvisor. Learn more about registration.



Lincoln will offer two six-week summer sessions:


Summer Session Schedule 2021

6 Weeks (Session A)  Day Date
6 weeks (Session A) Mon-Sat May 24 - July 3
Classes Begin Mon May 24
Last Day to Add/Drop Wed June 2
Last Day to Withdraw Sat June 19
Classes End Sat July 3
Final Grades Due Tues July 6
6 Weeks (Session B) Day  Date
6 Weeks (Session B) Mon-Sat July 5 - Aug 14
Classes Begin Mon July 5
Last Day to Add/Drop Wed July 14
Last Day to Withdraw Sat July 31
Classes End Sat Aug 14
Final Grades Due Tues Aug 17
Summer Conferral
(no commencement)
  Aug 15


Financial Aid

Financial aid may be available for Session A (May 24, 2021 - July 3, 2021). All undergraduate students planning on registering for online summer sessions are required to complete a 2021 summer school financial aid application.  Contact Financial Aid for further information. 

Phone: 800-561-2606
Fax: 484-365-8198


Beginning April 13, all students can register via WebAdvisor. There are no restrictions on who can register. Students may continue to register until the end of drop/add for Summer A or Summer B. 

Technical & Training Requirements

You are required to complete an online orientation training. You can begin completing this as soon as you enroll. You will be required to email your completion badge to your professor.

Students in an online course must have access to a desktop or laptop computer (PC or Mac) with a stable Internet connection.   All LU students have access to Microsoft Apps while they are enrolled at Lincoln University. Installation directions are located on the IT Support page.  Professors may require additional software, which will be specified in the syllabus.

Recommended Browsers for Canvas

Not Recommended

  •     Internet Explorer/Edge and Safari
  •     Taking quizzes or exams on a tablet or smartphone
  Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are online summer courses?
    • At Lincoln University online courses are courses that utilize a web-based Learning Management System (LMS), (currently, Canvas), to present all of the face-to-face classroom work. Online courses are fully asynchronous, which means you complete the course work on your own time during each week by meeting the specified due dates each week. Participation is required each week. Failure to complete work during any week will jeopardize your enrollment.
  • When must I complete assignments in my online course?
  • When are the Summer Sessions held?
    • Session A is May 24 through July 3, 2021
    • Session B is July 5 through August 14, 2021
  • When can I register?
  • Do I have to take the math placement test prior to enrolling in an online summer math course?
    • No, you do not need to take a placement test if you are enrolling in Math 101 or Math 106.  Math placement testing is not required if you are repeating a math class you have already taken or have already met the prerequisites.
  • How do you locate summer school courses in Webadvisor and register?
    • Go to WebAdvisor and log in. Under Term select Summer, in the location field, select “online,” and follow the normal process for registration.
  • How much do summer courses cost?
    • Online summer session courses are $475.00 per course, plus other associated costs.
  • Are summer courses covered by financial aid?
    • Financial Aid may be available for summer session A. Please contact the Office of Financial Aid (Phone number: 800-561-2606).
  • How will I be billed for summer courses?
    • You will receive an email to your Lincoln email with your current balances. The email will advise you to check your detailed account activity/bill in Webadvisor.
  • Will summer courses have a pass/fail option?
    • No, students will receive an actual grade for the course.
  • Can I register if I have a financial hold?
    • Possibly, please check with the bursar.
  • How can I be successful in my online course?
  • What if I want to take a summer course at another institution?
    • You must have the course approved through your Academic Chair unless the course is an elective and not used to satisfy any requirement of the core curriculum or major. Complete the Request Permission to Take Courses form.
    • You must complete the Summer Consortium Agreement. Please contact the Office of Financial Aid (Phone number: 800-561-2606).

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