Summer Session Information

Radford University offers four sessions during the summer: Maymester, Summer I, Summer II and Summer III. Taking classes in the summer helps students graduate on time - or even early!


Summer registration begins with Spring registration and will continue through the last day to add/drop classes for a given Summer term.

Learn more about how to register for Summer Session.

Summer Session Schedule

  Dates Last Day to Add/Drop
Maymester May 19-June 7, 2014 May 19
Summer I May 19-June 21, 2014 May 20
Summer II June 30-August 1, 2014 July 1
Summer III May 19-August 1, 2014 May 23

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available during the summer on a limited basis. Federal Direct Loan funds are available for the summer only if a student has not already borrowed their annual loan limit. Limited student employment positions are available on campus and will be posted on the Radford Univesity Financial Aid website as they become available. 

There are some Private Education Lenders that will allow Radford University regular admission students to borrow tuition and fee amounts. Information about these lenders can also be found on the Financial Aid website

Parent Loans are also available for students enrolling in at least six semester hours. Parents may apply for these loans online through

All students interested in applying for summer financial assistance must file the Radford University Summer Financial Aid Application that is available on their MyRU account under the Financial Aid tab.  Please contact the Financial Aid Office if you have questions at or 540-831-5408.