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International Summer School 2020


America’s oldest law school - William & Mary Law School in Williamsburg, Virginia, USA. 

 Join  international  students  from  around  the  world  to  learn  global  legal  practice!

 Summer 2020 Program Information

START:                 July 22, 2020

END:                     August 12, 2020

TUITION and MEALS:     $3,500.00 USD + $500 meal plan (while on campus)


  • Three weeks of instruction (weekdays)
  • On-campus housing
  • *Airport group transportation (to and from Washington D.C. - Dulles Airport only) to William & Mary
  • Weekend cultural and historical learning experiences (Colonial Virginia, Washington D.C., Virginia Beach – Atlantic Ocean)

Course Overview (Monday through Friday):

  • Week 1: Legal English and Writing (3 hours) and Introduction to U.S. Law (1.5 hours)
  • Week 2: Legal English and Writing (3 hours) and Lawyering and Professional Skills Training (1.5 hours)
  • Week 3: Legal English and Writing (3 hours); Introduction to U.S. Litigation, Mock Trial Training, and Court visit (1.5 hours)

Participant’s Responsibility:

  • Visa costs
  • International airfare
  • Required student health insurance
  • Meals (off-campus)
  • Certain required vaccinations will have an associated fee.

 QUESTIONS or to APPLY:   If you have questions or would like to apply, please contact Associate Dean Jennifer S. Stevenson at  Early registration is encouraged; deadline to register is April 1, 2020.



*ARRIVAL airport group transportation will be arranged for JULY 21, 2020 only, and DEPARTURE August 13, 2020 only.  Any alternative arrival or departure dates will require students to bear the cost of transportation to or from Williamsburg.

 This course will be held subject to a minimum number of registrants.