Get Ahead. Stay Ahead. Get Credits.

There are so many reasons to earn credits at RCC this winter!

January 2 – 19, 2024

Earn up to four college credits in three weeks! You can lighten your spring course load, transfer the credits to your current college, retake a class you dropped, or finish your degree in less than 2 years.

Registration for Wintersession

Wintersession 2024 registration is now closed.

Continuing RCC Students

Visiting Students*

  • Visiting students can view course offerings using this Self-Service Banner link and select Winter under Select a Term.
  • If you are a student attending a SUNY college or university please use the online SUNY cross-registration application found at
  • For non-SUNY students or any student from a SUNY institution that does not participate in wintersession cross-registration, please make sure your home school approves you taking the courses at RCC. Download your home school’s required form and email it along with the following documents to [email protected].
    • RCC Student Data Sheet & Registration Form
    • Your Home School’s College Transcript (unofficial version is acceptable)
    • Picture ID
    • Once Records has entered your Student Data Sheet, you will receive additional correspondence on how to register through Banner Self-Service.

*For visiting students, check with your four-year college to ensure that they accept RCC Wintersession courses and will give you appropriate credit. If you have questions contact Records & Registration at 845-574-4328 or [email protected]. If necessary, contact RCC’s Academic Affairs at 845-574-4308 to request a detailed course description or Learning Activity Proposal (LAP).

High School Students

If you are a high school student interested in taking a winter class, contact Admissions at 845-574-4224 or [email protected] to get started.

Wintersession 2024 Academic Calendar

Wintersession 2024: January 2 – January 19
Monday, October 23Registration Opens
Monday, January 1College Closed (New Year’s Day)
Last Day for 100% Tuition Refund
Tuesday, January 2Wintersession Classes Begin
Last Day to Add a Wintersession Class
Monday, January 8Last Day for 25% Tuition Refund
Thursday, January 11Last Day to Withdraw with a “W” Grade
Monday, January 15College Closed (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
Friday, January 19Classes End