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Registration, Credits, Tuition, Fees and Cancellation Policies


Registration opens for the 2014 Winter Institute on Thursday, October 10, 2013 and the deadline is Friday December 6, 2013.

Continuing students and newly admitted Bloomberg School MPH students can register online at

Degree-seeking students registering after the deadline can use the late registration form.

Special-students-limited, non-credit students, new training certificate students and students from other Johns Hopkins University divisions (including the School of Medicine and postdoctoral fellows) can register online at

Note that interdivisional registrations are not permitted for the Winter Institute.

After registering, School of Medicine students and postdoctoral fellows should go to the School of Medicine’s Registrar's office (733 N. Broadway, Suite 147) to pick up a payment voucher. This voucher must be submitted directly to the Bloomberg School’s Business Office (615 N. Wolfe St., Suite W1101).

Students wishing to drop Winter Institute courses can use the drop form. Courses can be dropped through the first day of the course.

Course Credit

Winter Institute 2014 participants may register for academic credit or non-credit.

Please refer to the course descriptions for the credit value of each course. Courses taken for non-credit may not be retroactively converted to academic credit after the add/drop period.

Students registered as special-students-limited may accumulate a maximum of 16 credits. After 16 credits have been earned, application to and acceptance in special student regular or degree status is required.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition for the 2014 Winter Institute is $954 per credit for academic credit and $477 per credit for non-credit.

As mentioned, the deadline for application is Friday, December 6, 2013. All applicants who register after this date will be charged a $100 late registration fee.

Degree-seeking students who miss the deadline cannot use ISIS to register but must use a hard copy registration form. See the downloadable form for late registration above. Students may drop or add a course during the first day. After the first day, there will be no refund of tuition, nor will it be possible to add a course more than one day after the start date.

Special students and non-credit students must pay in full at the time of registration. Statements for Winter Institute tuition for newly admitted MPH and continuing students will be posted electronically at on January 8, 2014.

Payment for Winter Institute courses is due on January 18, 2014. Financial assistance is not available for the 2014 Winter Institute.

Cancellation Policies

The Winter Institute reserves the right to cancel a course due to low enrollment, in which event the full enrollment fee for the course will be refunded.