Lighten Your Spring Course Load:

Take an Online Class Over Holiday Break

  • Classes run Dec. 19, 2016 - Jan. 13, 2017
  • Credits earned can be transferred to other colleges
  • Registration closes December 16, 2016 (for current NCC students)
  • Registration closes December 12, 2016 (for New or Visiting students)


Register beginning October 3, 2016 with one of these options:


  • Payment in full is due at time of registration; registrations submitted by mail or fax must be accompanied by payment
  • Payment plans and third-party billing are NOT available

Financial Aid

  • Financial Aid is not available for Winter Session only classes
  • Fall semester enrollment levels will be re-evaluated and students notified of eligibility (if changed)
  • Veterans education benefits can be used for Winter Session. Submit schedule to Student Veterans Services.

Taking a winter session course can not only help you complete certain classes within a shorter time frame, but enrolling can also help you meet specific graduation requirements more quickly. Plus, if you've never tried an online course or simply wanted to try an accelerated course for the first time, taking a winter session course can give you a great feel for how these type of courses can fit into your academic schedule.

Winter Session Online Classes (register for up to 4 credits max)

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ARTA 101: Art History Survey, Section YA
ARTA 130: Intro to Web Site Design, Section YA
BIOS 105: Contemporary Biology, Section YA
BIOS 105: Contemporary Biology, Section YB
BIOS 126:  Environmental Service, Section YA
CISC101: Introduction to Computers, Section YA
CISC101: Introduction to Computers, Section YB
ENGL 201G: British Literature I, Section YA
HEAL 150: Contemporary Health, Section YA
HIST 163: American History II, Section YA
HIST 166: Civil War and Reconstruction, Section YA
INTS 200: Study Abroad Egypt, Section YA
MATH 120: The Nature of Mathematics, Section YA
NUTR 105: Introduction to Nutrition, Section YA
OFAD 144:  Introduction to Outlook, Section YA
PHED 130: Fitness 1, Section YA
PSYC 103: Introduction to Psychology, Section YA
PSYC 103: Introduction to Psychology, Section YB
PSYC 258: Developmental Psychology, Section YA
SOCA 125: Sociology of Families, Section YA

Winter Session Academic Calendar

College offices are closed beginning Friday evening, December 23 through 8:00 am Tuesday, January 3.

Last day to add classes (New or Visiting students) * Monday, December 12, 2016,7:00 pm
Last day to add classes (Currently enrolled NCC students) * Friday, December 16, 4:30 pm
Last day for full refund Friday, December 16, 4:30 pm
Last day for 75% tuition/fee refund Monday, December 19, 7:00 pm
Last day for 50% tuition/fee refund Wednesday, December 21, 7:00 pm
Last day for 25% tuition/fee refund Friday, December 23, 4:00 pm
Last day to withdraw from classes Tuesday, January 10, 2016 7:00 pm
Proctored Final Exam (MATH 120 Only)
Online Final Exam (Not Proctored)
Friday, January 13
Saturday, January 14
Grades Due Tuesday, January 17, Noon


Before registering for a course, new NCC students (including guest/visiting students) must apply. For more information, go to:
You may not need to apply if you've already been accepted to Northampton but haven't taken a class in more than a semester. Simply fill out a re-admit form to get back on track.