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Chico State Summer Session
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June 1—August 18, 2020

Chico State Summer Session is open to all Chico State students, including incoming first-year and transfer students, as well as students from all CSU campuses and other colleges and universities. All classes (except some internships) are offered online, including online upper & lower division, GE Pathways, and general ed classes keep on track to graduation! Please view the class schedule for the most up-to-date class listing.

Summer Schedule:

View All Classes (all terms) or the schedule by session:

IMPORTANT! Pay Fees Dues to Avoid Being Dropped from Your Class

How to Determine Aid Granted and Fees Dues:

To view your Summer Session fees, pending financial aid, and the amount you are responsible for paying:

  1. Log into your Chico State Portal Account and go to your Student Center.
  2. On the Finances/My Account Ribbon click Account Inquiry
  3. Look for Summer 2020 in the What I Owe box. The amount you must pay will be in the Total Due column. If you have pending Financial Aid that amount will be disbursed to your account once courses begin.
  4. Below is a sample of where this information can be found. Your individual amounts will be shown.

    Screen shot of Student Center showing summer fees owed
  5. Select the Make-A-Payment button and then select the Summer Session 2020 link in CASHNet to post payment for your Summer fees.

Class Registration

Self-service registration through the Chico State Student Center has closed.

Register online through Continuing Education:

  • Locate the open class(es) you want from the Summer Session Class Schedule and click Register.
  • Enter your student information.
  • Pay course fees using a VISA/Mastercard to complete your request. No service fees are charged.
  • You will receive an email confirmation from Regional & Continuing Education when your enrollment is complete.

Read complete information about registration and fee payment.

Grants & Financial Aid

Several types of financial aid, including $550 need-based grants and summer Pell Grants, are available. To be considered for aid:

  • Register for the Summer Session class(es) you need
  • Pay all course fees at the time of registration. Reimbursement will be made later if aid is awarded.
  • You will automatically be considered for aid. There is no application needed, but you must have a current FAFSA on file with the Financial Aid Office. It will take approximately 2-3 weeks for your Summer Aid eligibility to be determined.
  • Reimbursement to your account will be made later if aid is awarded.

Learn more.

Summer Classes for Non-Chico State Students

Not a current Chico State student? No problem! Summer Session is open to new CSU, Chico students, students who are not yet admitted to Chico State but plan to apply, students from other colleges and universities, international students, qualified high school seniors, and community members. There is no application or approvals needed. Learn more.


Chico State Summer Session Video