Registration and Fees

Due to Covid-19 CraftSummer will not be holding in person Face-to-Face classes this summer.

We plan to offer Face-to-Face courses beginning Spring 2021 in conjunction with our new CraftSummer OnLine Live workshops

Please read this entire section before beginning registration.

  • For questions regarding classes, please call 513-529-7395 or email CraftSummer@MiamiOH.edu.
  • For questions regarding registration, contact Global Initiatives Office at 513-529-8600

Participants must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or its equivalent.

You may take courses as non-credit or for-credit.

Two smiling students in the CraftSummer studio

Waitlist

When maximum enrollment has been reached, workshops are closed for registration. You can request to be placed on the waitlist by contacting CraftSummer at (513) 529-7395 or CraftSummer@MiamiOH.edu


2020 Non-Credit Workshop Registration

(Updated 05/12/2020)

Registration fees do not include housing fees, studio materials costs, food, and incidental expenses.

Registration fees and waivers are subject to change without notice.

2020 Non-Credit Workshop Fees

  • One credit hour non-credit equivalent fee: $220
  • One- and one-half credit hour non-credit equivalent fee: $330

Register for a Non-Credit Workshop


Payment by Check

Make checks payable to Miami University.

Mail to:

Miami University
Global Initiatives
531 East Spring Street
214 MacMillan Hall
Oxford, OH 45056

Payment by Credit Card

If using a credit card, there will be a small convenience fee.

Please Note: Tuition Waivers cannot be used for non-credit registration.


2020 Credit Workshop Registration

Instructional fees do not include housing fees, studio materials costs, food, and incidental expenses.

Graduate Course Credit: If not already admitted to the university, credit program admission is only applicable for credit programs offered through Global Initiatives. A bachelor's degree is required to receive graduate credit for a program.

No more than eight of the most recent graduate hours earned on Credit Program or Continuing Graduate non-degree Standing (CGS) can be applied toward a graduate degree, and then only with the approval of the department. This process could take a couple of weeks, so start early!

To apply to a graduate degree program or CGS, visit the Graduate School.

Retired employees: The fee waiver benefit for retired employees excludes graduate courses. Retired employees must contact Benefit Services at 513-529-3926 for a specific form regarding retirement status prior to registering for classes. CraftSummer classes must be taken as undergraduate for retirees to receive the fee waiver.

Miami Students: Workshop fees are in addition to your spring or summer tuition. Refer to your Bursar bill and make sure your fees are cleared before the workshop begins.

Register for Undergraduate Credit

Register for Graduate Credit


2020 Credit Workshop Fees

All fees are approximate and are subject to change

Credit Workshop Fees, Ohio Residents
Level 1 Credit 1.5 Credit
Undergraduate $558.32 $837.48
Graduate $285.00 $427.50
Credit Workshop Fees, Non-Ohio Residents
Level 1 Credit 1.5 Credit
Undergraduate $1347.90 $2021.85
Graduate $285.00 427.50

All credit workshops are assessed a $25 non-refundable administrative fee.

Reduced Tuition for Graduate Credit Workshops

Tuition for our graduate-level CraftSummer workshops is now significantly more affordable than in past years! Both Ohio and Non-Ohio students will pay only $285* per credit hour ($427.50* for a 1.5 credit hour workshop).

*All credit workshops are assessed an additional $25 administrative fee.

Administrative Fee

Students who register for credit will be assessed a $25 per student/ per workshop fee for all workshops held in Ohio or online. The registration fee is non-refundable unless a workshop is canceled by Miami University. The registration fee applies to credit registrations only.


Important information when registering as graduate or undergraduate credit

  • When registering for credit please ignore the request to provide information regarding health and immunization records. This is not required for CraftSummer workshops.
  • For graduate credit, please follow instructions in confirmation email regarding acceptance into graduate status to complete your registration.

Studio/Supply Fees

There is no Studio Fee for CraftSummer Online courses unless specifically stated.

Studio materials fees are charged to cover the cost of supplies and materials used in each workshop. When possible these fees are calculated on a personal use basis. In some workshops, due to the nature of materials being used, it is necessary for fees to be evenly assessed to all participants.

All workshops have a minimum $10 studio fee. Additional supply fees will range depending on the course and are collected on the final day of the class Please be prepared to pay with check or credit card (Visa, M/C or Discover).

Please note: Miami University is no longer able to accept cash for lab fees or payments.

Estimated materials/supplies fee

Instructors have created supply & materials list with simplicity and cost effectiveness in mind. You will receive a list with links for purchase. In many cases you may already have some of the items.


Payment Policy for a Workshop

All registrations are administered through Miami University’s Global Initiatives Office. However, if you have questions about workshops, please call the CraftSummer Office staff at (513) 529-7395 or email CraftSummer@miamioh.edu.

  • If you are taking a workshop as undergraduate/graduate credit, workshop fees will be added to your student/participant Bursar account. No paper bill will be mailed so you will need to access your bill online at myMiami. If you do not remember your UniqueID and password, please contact ITHelp Desk at (513) 529-7900.
  • You must pay for the workshop within 10 days AND prior to the first day of the workshop to avoid potential cancellation of your credit workshop registration. Please note: non-payment is not considered a formal withdrawal request. Please follow the withdrawal policy if you do not plan on attending the workshop. Cancellation and refund policies are stated on the registration form. Please read carefully. Administration fees are non-refundable. View payment options »
  • If you are taking the workshop as non-credit, you must pay upon registration.

Discounts for Miami Employees

Fee Waivers for Miami Employees

Please note: The Employee Fee Waiver form must be filled out every year prior to registration for workshops.

  • Miami University Fee Waivers for Miami University faculty, staff, or dependents can only be used when taking workshops for credit. Fee waivers cannot be applied to non-credit workshops.
  • The waiver is approximately 90%. Fee waiver does not cover materials and lab fees.
  • Retired employees: The fee waiver benefit for retired employees excludes graduate courses. Retired employees must contact Benefit Services for a specific form regarding retirement status prior to registering for classes.

Special Rate for Qualifying Faculty, Staff and Dependents

Weekend workshop $60
Weeklong workshop $90
(Approximate cost, other fees apply)

If you're unsure about your eligibility for Miami's fee waiver, contact Benefit Services, 513-529-3926.

Withdrawing from Workshops

Non-Credit Workshops

To withdraw from a non-credit workshop, email your request to CraftSummer@MiamiOH.edu
Be sure to include your name, course details, and how you paid. You will be refunded in the same manner in which you paid. Check refunds typically take 10 days to two weeks. If you paid using a credit card, convenience fees are not refunded, and the refund will be put back on the credit card used to make payment.

Refund Policy for Non-Credit Workshops

  • Withdrawing 30 days or more before the start of course: full refund
  • Withdrawing between 7-29 days before the start of course: 50% refund
  • Withdrawing less than 7 days before a course: no refund

Credit Workshops

To withdraw from a credit workshop, email your request to Global@MiamiOH.edu
Be sure to include your name and course details.

  • To receive a refund of tuition only, you must withdraw by noon on the last business day before the workshop begins.
  • Administrative fees are non-refundable unless Miami cancels the course.

Cancellation of Workshops

All CraftSummer workshops are subject to cancellation due to insufficient enrollment. This decision is usually made 14 calendar days prior to the start date. In the event of cancellation, our office will notify you through email.

  • For questions regarding classes, please call 513-529-7395 or email CraftSummer@MiamiOH.edu.
  • For questions regarding registration, contact Global Initiatives Office at 513-529-8600