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Home » Programs » Summer Law Fellowship » Schedule



Below is a tentative TFAS Summer Law Fellowship schedule, including program dates and a sample weekly schedule to provide a preview of the summer’s general structure.

Program Dates

Fellows should plan to arrive on Thursday, May 27. Fellows planning to live in program housing will be allowed to check into their apartments between 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Orientation and program activities will be planned for that afternoon and all day on Friday, May 28.  Fellows will be required to move out of the apartments on Friday, July 30 by 10 a.m. Further details on arrival logistics, registration and orientation will be provided as the summer approaches.

General Weekly Schedule

This schedule is only meant to give an idea of the summer’s general structure.  It is subject to change according to events and briefings.  There may also be select optional events during the workday. You will receive updated weekly schedules  by email throughout the summer.

Class will begin with an initial week-long set of sessions on Tuesday, June 1 to Friday, June 4 from 9:00am – 2:30pm (lunch break included). Thenceforth, class will be held once a week on Mondays at 6:00pm – 7:30pm. Special “Sights and Sounds of Washington” activities will be planned for the afternoons of that first week. As such, students should not plan to start their internships until the week of June 7th.

9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships (Internships begin Monday, June 7th)
6:00PM – 7:30PM       Class: Constitutional Originalism

9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships

9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships
6:30PM – 7:30PM       Guest Lecture/Professional Development Session

9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships
6:30PM – 7:30PM      Guest Lecture/Professional Development Session

9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships

Saturday & Sunday
Optional Weekend Activities Provided: activities may include touring Mt. Vernon, attending a Washington Nationals baseball game or visiting a museum.

Click here for a copy of last year’s TFAS Summer Law Fellowship schedule.