Summer 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

What classes are available this summer?

Many classes will be available for the Summer quarter. The full Summer schedule of classes can be found in the University catalog.

How do I know which classes to take?

You should consult with your academic advisor to determine which classes will be right for you. If you know your advisor, you should contact him or her. If you do not, you can reach out to these individuals based upon the College of your chosen major:

Will there be financial aid for students during the summer schedule?

As an additional incentive to enroll in Summer 2021 classes, we are offering Loyal Blue Scholarships to students who enroll in the summer term.

Undergraduate students taking eight or more credit hours will receive a scholarship of $200, and those taking four to seven credit hours will receive a scholarship of $150. Undergraduate students who take one to three hours will receive a scholarship of $100.

Graduate students taking seven or more credit hours will receive a scholarship of $200, and students taking four to six credit hours will receive a scholarship of $150. Graduate students who take one to three hours will receive a scholarship of $100.

If classes are online for the summer, will there be additional fees for online classes?

The $25 per credit hour online fee will be waived for the summer.

Will all summer classes be online?

Some classes for Summer 2021 will be offered online and others will be in-person.

How can I pay for summer classes?

There are various funding sources that can assist with paying for summer school.

Financial Aid is available during the Summer.  If you have already been awarded with financial aid for the year, you can complete a Request for Summer Aid Form.  You will receive an email notice with the aid you are offered when your request has been processed.

Students that have been awarded the TOPS Scholarship or a University Scholarship may also be eligible to request to use one of their eligible terms in the summer, by completing the TOPS Summer Payment Request Form and the University Summer Scholarship Payment Request.

The University is waiving the $25 per credit hour online learning fee.

Are there additional credentials I can earn or begin this summer?

Yes. Louisiana Tech offers undergraduate and graduate-level certificates. 

Undergraduate Certificates:

  • Audiology
  • Criminal Psychology
  • Gaming
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Information Assurance and Cybersecurity Management
  • Lean Six Sigma Certificate

Graduate Certificates

  • Dynamics of Domestic and Family Violence
  • Business Administration
  • Business Foundations
  • Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate
  • Technical Writing and Communication

While these certificates cannot be completed within the course of a single summer, they can be started in a summer quarter and completed online.

How do I apply?

Visit our Admissions page for more information on Summer 2021 enrollment.