Computing Winter Contact Hours

The three-week 2017-2018 Winter Session meets December 27, 2017 - January 12, 2018. Monday, January 1, 2018, is a University holiday.

There are 12 classroom days in this Winter Session. The total number of meeting days for each day of the week are:  1 Monday, 2 Tuesdays, 3 Wednesdays, 3 Thursdays, and 3 Fridays.

Note that a class break would require adding additional meeting time. 

1 s.h. = 750 contact minutes

  Number of Days Number of Minutes per Day
MW 4 188 min (3 hr 10 min)
TTh 5 150 min (2 hr 30 min)
MWF 7 107 min (1 hr 50 min)
MTWTh 9 83 min (1 hr 25 min)
MTWThF 12 63 min (1 hr 5 min)

2 s.h. = 1500 contact minutes

  Number of Days Number of Minutes per Day
MW 4 375 min (6 hr 15 min)
TTh 5 300 min (5 hr)
MWF 7 214 min (3 hr 35 min)
MTWTh 9 167 min (2 hr 50 min)
MTWThF 12 125 min (2 hr 5 min)

3 s.h.* = 2250 contact minutes

  Number of Days Number of Minutes per Day
MWF 7 321 min (5 hr 25 min)
MTWTh 9 250 min (4 hr 10 min)
MTWThF 12 188 min (3 hr 10 min)

*Departments in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences cannot offer a 3 s.h. course in the Winter Session.