Make the most of your winter break!  Take a winterim course.

Get Ahead with Winterim Classes!

Winterim courses at UW Colleges are a smart way to lighten your load for spring or get ahead of schedule so you can graduate early. College students who live in or near UW-Baraboo, UW-Fox Valley, UW-Richland, UW-Rock County, UW-Washington Countyand UW-Waukesha can take an in-person class while home on their break or students can take an online course with UW Colleges Online. Winterim is great way to make good use of the cold winter days and our credits transfer!

What are Winterim Classes?

Winterim courses are three-week, accelerated classes. By taking Winterim classes, you can conveniently continue earning college credits during winter break.

Who Can Take Winterim Courses?  

Winterim courses are available to current students and students attending other universities during the year. All non-remedial credits from UW Colleges transfer to any Wisconsin four-year university.

Why Should I Take Winterim Classes?

  1. Catch up on your degree requirements.
  2. Take a class you couldn't fit into your schedule.
  3. Get ahead and stay on track!

What Classes are Available during Winterim?

UW Colleges offers a variety of courses and has flexible learning options. You can take class in-person or online classes through UW Colleges Online. Check out our course schedules to find the class that is right for you.

Winterim 2018 Course Schedules

Register Early & Save Your Seat!

Current UW Colleges students: Register on your PRISM account.

Other students: Apply online as a special student to your UW Colleges campus and take a course over break. Special students do not pay an application fee unless they become degree candidates.

Tuition & Fees

Winterim Tuition & Fees are due on the first day of class.


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