Winter Sessions 2017-2018

Lighten Your Spring Course Load:

Take an Online Class Over Holiday Break

  • Classes run Dec. 18, 2017 - Jan. 12, 2018
  • Credits earned can be transferred to other colleges
  • Registration closes December 15, 2017 (for current NCC students)
  • Registration closes December 11, 2017 (for New or Visiting students)


Registration begins October 2, 2017. Register for up to 4 credits max with one of these options:

Note: In order to register for winter courses, the Credit Registration Form must be signed, in ink, and delivered to the records office using one of the above listed methods. A typed in signature will not be accepted."


  • 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)

ARTA 101:     Art History Survey (3 credits)

ARTA 130:    Intro to Web Site Design (3 credits)

BIOS 105:     Contemporary Biology - Section A (4 credits) 

BIOS 105:     Contemporary Biology - Section B (4 credits) 

BIOS 126:      Environmental Science (4 credits)  

CISC 101:       Introduction to Computers - Section A (3 credits)  

CISC 101:       Introduction to Computers - Section B (3 credits)  

ENGL 201G: British Literature I (3 credits)  

HEAL 150:    Contemporary Health (3 credits)

HIST 163:       American History II (3 credits)  

HIST 166:       Civil War and Reconstruction (3 credits)

INTS 200:       Study Abroad Buenos Aires, Argentina (1 credit) 
(Mandatory On Campus Class: 12/20/17 with Travel January 1-8, 2018)

MATH 120:    The Nature of Mathematics (3 credits)

NUTR 105:   Introduction to Nutrition (3 credits)

OFAD 144:     Introduction to Outlook (1 Credit)  

PSYC 103:     Introduction to Psychology - Section A (3 credits)       

PSYC 103:     Introduction to Psychology - Section B (3 credits)         

PSYC 258:     Developmental Psychology (3 credits)            

SOCA 125:    Sociology of Families (3 credits)

Winter Session Academic Calendar

College offices are closed beginning Friday evening, December 22 through 8:00 am Tuesday, January 2.

Last day to add classes (New or Visiting students) * Monday, December 11, 2017,7:00 pm
Last day to add classes (Currently enrolled NCC students) * Friday, December 15, 4:30 pm
Last day for full refund Friday, December 15, 4:30 pm
Last day for full tuition/fee refund Monday, December 18, 7:00 pm
Last day for 50% tuition/fee refund Friday, December 22, 7:00 pm
Last day to withdraw from classes Tuesday, January 9, 2017 7:00 pm
Proctored Final Exam (MATH 120 Only)
Online Final Exam (Not Proctored)
Friday, January 12
Saturday, January 13
Grades Due Tuesday, January 16, 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.