ACCESS Winter Minimester

Winter Minimester Courses For Traditional Day Students

A Winter Minimester will be offered through the ACCESS Program from December 23 through January 13

These are three-week, totally online courses. The cost to register is $1422 per three-credit course ($474 per credit). Costs for these Winter Minimester courses are NOT part of the regular full-time day semester tuition plan. Deadline to register for these courses is December 20, 2017.

The following courses will be available during the 2017-2018 Wintermester:

  • CJ109 Crime and Society: MOT/SS
  • EN104 Composition and Rhetoric II
  • EN110 Introduction to Poetry
  • EN250 American Romanticism: Humanities 4
  • FA334 Classical, Gothic, Renaissance Art: Humanities 3
  • FA370 Music of the Modern Era: Humanities 3
  • HI202 Western Civilization since 1600 AD: Humanities 2
  • HI213 American Civilization 1: Humanities 1
  • MG100 Introduction to Business
  • PL109 Philosophical Thinking: MOT/PL
  • PO302 Democracy in America: Humanities 4
  • PS109 Introduction to Psychology
  • PS240 Human Development
  • SO109 Introduction to Sociology: MOT/SS
  • TH109 Catholic Theology
  • TH262 Medicine and Morality


Win A Free Study Room in the Library During Finals Week!

Enter to win a chance to reserve a finals week special study room in Trexler Library!

 In the spirit of Thanks-giving, students are invited to share with the DeSales community some of the things for which you are thankful.

Come to the Trexler Library Circulation Desk and ask for a form to list your blessings, gifts, etc.

In exchange, all participants will receive a chance to enter a contest to “win” the use of the Library Conference Room during exam week, 6PM to 1AM,

Sunday through Thursday, December 10 – 14.

But that’s not all!  On the night of your choosing you get free pizza!

Forms and entries are available at the Library Circulation Desk beginning Thursday, November 16 through Monday, December 4.

Come, share and receive.


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Upcoming Events and Workshops
Register at

Blackboard Fundamentals
Saturday, November 18 at 10 AM (Dooling 40)

Recall Memory
Wednesday, November 29 at 3 PM (Dooling 40)
Wednesday, November 29 at 7 PM (Online)

Questions or to Schedule a One-on-one Consultation?
Contact the Distance Education and Instructional Technology Department at 610-282-1100 x2290 or or come visit us in Dooling Hall, Room 40 (lower level)

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Staff Spotlight: Justin Bronstein!

Justin is DEIT’s Instructional Media Technician. He recently completed his Bachelor’s degree here at DeSales! Justin enjoys video games, especially ones similar to Assassin’s Creed.

Women’s Lacrosse Chipotle Fundraiser 11/15

Come in to the Chipotle on Tilghman St. (off Cedar Crest Blvd) from  5 – 9 pm tomorrow and present this flyer or via our Instragram at the register to donate 50% proceeds to the women’s lacrosse program!