How the program will work

Law students will be able to enroll in the Summer Institute for credit according to the following plan:

  • The classes in each of the two weeks are organized in three-hour blocks.
  • To earn one academic credit a student must enroll in and complete four blocks, two academic credits requires eight blocks, three academic credits calls for twelve blocks.
  • Student's transcript will read
    LAW 707: Advanced Constitutional Law,
    LAW 843: Advanced Issues in Immigration Policy & Litigation,
    LAW 872: Regulatory Law and Policy: Financial Regulatory Reform or
    LAW 881: Advanced Problems in Administrative Law and Regulatory Policy,
    depending on the blocks for which a student registers.
  • Students will be administered take home exams to earn grades in their coursework, with combinations of exam questions tailored for the blocks in which a student enrolled. Attendance will also be enforced for the courses.