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Law School Academics

August 5-8 and 12-15, 2013


Every year, the Academic Enhancement Program offers an eight-day 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 and send to by June 7th.

If you are an AEP alumnus and want to join us for a panel, e-mail Heather at