Summer Session 2017

Washington, DC:
May 29 - June 17

Geneva, Switzerland:
June 26 - July 14

Schedule of Classes

Fees and Costs 

WCL General Summer Program Home

Financial Aid

Financial Aid is available to current JD and LL.M. students who will be enrolled for a minimum of 6 credits during the summer session. Please consult the financial aid office for specific information on applying for summer session financial aid. Visiting students should consult their home school financial aid office for information on funding for a summer session.

Visa Information

As this is a professional development program, participants should request a B-1 visa when applying for entry into the United States. Please be sure to indicate your Visa requirement needs when registering for any of our programs. Visit the U.S. Department of State's website for information on the Visa process and the Visa Waiver Program.

PIJIP Summer Session

Summer Session 2014


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Each summer, American University Washington College of Law’s renowned intellectual property program offers a unique selection of courses in two policymaking centers, Washington D.C. and Geneva, Switzerland. A broad selection of evening, weekend and short courses are designed to deliver training on cutting edge topics in a format to meet the needs of busy professionals and law students.   

Summer Session courses are available to law students from any ABA accredited school for transferrable academic credit. Practicing lawyers may take courses for a Certificate of Completion or Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit. 

Up to four (4) summer credits may be transferred toward a future LLM degree at American University Washington College of Law.