Summer @ Cal Lutheran

Summer courses for undergraduate students


See these common questions for student who are enrolling this summer.

Who can attend Cal Lutheran's summer school?

Summer @ Cal Lutheran is open to any current or incoming Cal Lutheran students, visiting students, and non-degree seeking students.

Do I need to take summer school?

Summer school is not a requirement; however it may be useful to ensure graduation within four years. Core curriculum classes have been added to the summer session. 

How do I register for Summer School

If you are a visiting or new incoming student (freshmen or transfer) then fill out the Registration Interest Form and a staff member in the Registrar's Office will email you a registration form to be filled out and returned to help you register for courses.  If you are a current enrolled student at Cal Lutheran, then after you receive advising approval, you can register for courses via WebAdvisor or Student Planning.  If you have questions about the registration Process contact the Registrar¹s Office at (805) 493-3105 or

Can I live on campus?

Housing will be available for current or incoming Cal Lutheran students during the summer course session(s). If you have additional questions you may contact the Residence Life office by emailing or calling (805) 493-3220

Can students take courses in Sessions Two and Three since the dates overlap?

Yes, it is possible and common for students to take courses in both sessions.

What are the add/drop dates for summer school?

The key summer school dates are listed on the Undergraduate Calendar.

What if I have a question about Summer school once classes start?

For academic questions about a class after you are enrolled and classes
have started, please contact the Summer School Office at (805) 493-3015 or
visit Humanities 246.

What can I do for fun on campus this Summer?

There are a number of enjoyable options for your down-time on-campus this summer. Movie nights, a pool party, attending the Shakespeare Festival, and much more. The Student Union offers video and table games, movies and TV. Also check out the HUB for the schedule of all campus events. Bookmark that page so you can visit it often during your time at Cal Lutheran!

Who do I contact if I have questions?

Email us at