2021 Summer Session

Nicholls State University offers three terms during its summer session, two 4-week mini terms and an 8-week full term. Students can elect to register for available courses during any of these terms. Undergraduate students can register for a total of 15 undergraduate credit hours while graduate students can register for a total of 9 graduate credit hours.

Full Term

May 28 – August 2, 2021
Classes Begin June 1
Final Exams: July 27 – 29 (refer to Final Exam Schedule)

2021 Summer Session Schedule of Classes – Full Term – (PDF)

Mini Term A

May 28 – June 28, 2021
Classes Begin June 1
Final Exams: June 25

2021 Summer Session Schedule of Classes – Term A – (PDF)

Mini Term B

June 30 – August 2, 2021
Classes Begin June 30
Final Exams: July 27 – 29 (refer to Final Exam Schedule)

2021 Summer Session Schedule of Classes – Term B – (PDF)

Advising

Students should contact their academic advisor to arrange a convenient time for advisement and registration. Students will follow the registration schedule listed below. First-time freshmen and transfer freshmen should contact the Academic Services Center at 985.448.4117 for registration assistance.

2021 Summer Session Registration Schedule

April 13
Graduate Students and Special Groups, registration opens at 6:00 a.m. (CST)
April 14
Seniors, registration opens at 6:00 a.m. (CST)
April 15 Juniors, registration opens at 6:00 a.m. (CST)
April 16 Sophomores, registration opens at 6:00 a.m. (CST)
April 19 Freshmen, registration opens at 6:00 a.m. (CST)
April 19 – June 3 Registration – open to all classifications, Full-term, Mini Term A, and Mini Term B
June 3 Class Cancellation for non-payment of tuition/fees
June 4 Late Registration – Drop/Add, Registrar’s Office only

How to Register for classes?

STUDENTS WILL BE INDEBTED TO THE UNIVERSITY IMMEDIATELY UPON REGISTRATION UNLESS STUDENTS “UNREGISTER” (DROP ALL CLASSES) PRIOR TO 4:15 P.M. ON THE LAST BUSINESS DAY BEFORE CLASSES BEGIN, TUESDAY, JUNE 1, 2021. To release him/herself from this indebtedness, a student must “unregister“ prior to the close of Regular Registration for the term. Regular Registration ends 15 minutes prior to the close of business on the last business day before classes begin. Refunds for resignations after this time and date can be located at Tuition and Fees.

Please refer to the “Statement of Financial Obligation” page for information regarding the financial responsibility of students upon registration.

Early Registration Telephone Assistance

During early registration, Tuesday, April 13, through Friday, April 16,  and Monday, April 19, students needing assistance between the hours of 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. may call the Academic Services Center at 985.448.4117 for assistance.

After 8 a.m. students needing registration assistance should contact the department where the course error resides.   Departmental Telephone Directory for Registration Assistance.

Registration Error Messages

Important Dates to Remember

April 13

  • Regular Registration Begins: Banner Self Service and Academic Departments; see Registration Schedule above.

June 1

  • Classes Begin for Full Term (regular and online) and Mini Term A
  • Registration continues; registration available via Banner Self Service and Academic Departments. Students can drop all classes during the first three days of the term through Banner Self Service. This will result in a credit adjustment of all tuition/fees for the current term.

June 3

  • Registration ends for Summer Full Term, Mini Term A, Mini Term B, and Nicholls Online. Web registration closes at 12:00 p.m. (CST); Banner Self Service and Academic Departments.
  • All registration activity after 12:00 p.m. (CST)  will occur in the Registrar’s Office; late registrations, administrative delete/adds, etc.
  • Students must pay tuition and fees by 12:00 p.m. (CST) to avoid the Class Cancellation process.

June 30

  • Classes Begin for Mini Term B

Refer to the Academic Calendar for other important dates.

Click Here for Student Registration

The University reserves the right to change courses, programs, fees, and the academic calendar, or to make other changes deemed necessary or desirable, giving advance notice of change when possible.

CONTACT:

Office of Records & Registration Otto Candies Hall
P.O. Box 2059
Thibodaux, LA 70310
OFFICE: (985) 448-4153
FAX: (985) 449-7060
EMAIL: records@nicholls.edu

HOURS OF OPERATION:
Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.