MSU Denver

Excellent academics and affordable tuition makes MSU Denver the best place to invest in yourself to ensure your future is full of possibilities.

Whether you’re looking to graduate early or enroll in that core class that normally fills up fast, the Summer semester at MSU Denver has everything you need and more. Many general studies courses are transferable to any public higher education institution in Colorado, thanks to GT Pathways. Take advantage of an expanded selection of online classes for even more flexibility and earn your credits in eight weeks or less.

Why should you enroll in summer classes?

  • MSU Denver is one of the most affordable institutions in Colorado.
  • Catch up, speed up or get ahead of your anticipated graduation date.
  • Take general requirements, accelerate your degree, save money, lighten up your fall semester, or explore interests outside your major.
  • Transfer credits back to your home college or university.
  • Earn your credits in eight weeks or less.
  • Financial aid is available to students enrolled in at least six credit hours.

There’s no better place than MSU Denver to start your possible. With innovative degree programs and access to resources like our Classroom to Career Hub, you’ll get hands-on learning with a focus on internship and job placement.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is a vibrant urban campus with experienced professors and still has one of the most affordable tuition rates in Colorado!

Get ready to see what’s possible – start or continue classes this summer!

Pell Eligibility

Previously, most full-time qualifying recipients could receive federal grants for the fall and spring semesters only. Now, the program has expanded to make grant resources available to students throughout the academic year.

Are you Pell-eligible?

Important Dates and Deadlines

February 28

Priority registration begins

May 13

Application deadline

June 13

Summer classes begin*

August 12

Grades available online

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*Summer classes begin/end for full-semester, 8-week classes only. If your course is not a full-semester class, log into the Student Hub and click on “Student Detail Schedule” to check specific dates and deadlines.

For more specific dates and deadlines, visit the MSU Denver Academic Calendar

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