Online Courses

Online courses provide students flexibility to earn academic credit and make progress toward major and minor degree requirements from anywhere. Choose from 150 online courses from 49 different departments and programs.

Summer Online Courses

UCI Summer Session offers a significant number of high-quality online courses from over 12 different schools and programs. These courses have been specifically designed for online delivery and have been rigorously vetted, approved, and optimized to provide the best possible learning experience. Online courses provide students flexibility to earn academic credit and make progress toward major and minor degree requirements from anywhere.

Enrolling in Online Courses

  • Enrollment opens on March 1st, 2022. Visit our How to Register page for important information and deadlines.
  • Follow the steps below to view the 2022 Summer Online courses.
  • Step 1: Visit our Course Search page
  • Step 2: Select the “View Online Courses”

Asynchronous & Synchronous Online courses

Asynchronous Online courses – Courses listed as online have been formally developed for online offering. The vast majority of these courses do not have any required course meetings times. Asynchronous courses will be listed without a meeting time or location.

Synchronous Online courses – There are some formally developed online courses that do require some synchronous meetings and activities for students. Synchronous courses will be listed with a course meeting time and location of TBA. Students have the responsibility to be aware of any listed course meeting time when enrolling in courses. Students will be required to participate and attend courses during the listed meeting time.

2022 FREE* University Success 101 Online courses

Learn to navigate life beyond the classroom. University Success 101 Online courses will teach you to think critically and self-reflectively about such topics as stress management, mental and physical health, and personal growth. Earn up to four free* units. Courses offered in Session I and II.

  • PUBHLTH 10: Stress Management
  • PHRMSCI 42: Life 101

*No course fees applies only to UC students. University Success 101 Online courses will not apply towards the Pay for Only 8 Program calculation. Mandatory Campus Fee applies. Visiting students will pay full course fees for courses ($349/unit and a $285 Mandatory Campus Fee). All fees are subject to change.