Coronavirus Information and Update: Fall 2021 Plans

AEP Summer Institute

2021 AEP Summer Institute: August 9 - 13.

Every year, the Academic Enhancement Program offers an intensive course to incoming first-year law students known as the Summer Institute. The institute accepts forty applicants each year to participate in workshops covering:

  • Basic legal concepts and analytical tools.
  • Real first-year lectures from Lewis & Clark Professors.
  • Exam skills, including a mock exam and debrief session.
  • Time and stress management techniques.
  • An introduction to academic and other resources available to help you succeed and thrive in your first year of law school.
  • An opportunity to engage and network with your fellow 1L’s, alums and Lewis & Clark faculty and staff!

To apply, complete the application by June 1, 2021.

If you are an AEP alumnus and want to join us for a panel, e-mail Ethan Snyder, Director of Academic Resources & Diversity at