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The University of Mississippi Advanced Placement Summer Institute

Training for High School Teachers

July 16-20, 2018

AP® Summer Institutes provide teachers with an overview of the curriculum structure and content of specific AP® courses. Attention is devoted to the development of AP® curriculum, teaching strategies, and the relationship of the course to the AP® Exam. The Institutes provide tremendous curriculum staff development opportunities for both new and experienced AP® teachers. Through this training, the AP® teacher will receive content, skills, and strategies to connect students to college success.

Instructors are experienced Advanced Placement teachers whom the College Board has certified to teach AP® Institute courses and have demonstrated their ability to help other teachers prepare to teach Advanced Placement classes.

The Advanced Placement Summer Institute will be held at the Inn at Ole Miss on the beautiful campus of the University of Mississippi

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Course Offerings

July 16-20, 2018

*Discounts available to 4 or more teachers from the same school district who register at the same time

Combined Courses

ALL of our offered courses are tailored for both new and experienced teachers in a combined class. Classes are limited to 30 individuals per subject, no exceptions will be made.

Scholarships Available

For more information and application materials, visit Deadline to apply is February 15, 2018. Online submissions only.


Session Schedule

Monday, July 16
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Registration check-in (Inn at Ole Miss on the campus of the University of Mississippi)
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Classes meet at this time and any other time designated by the instructor (1½ hours for breaks and daily lunch).

Tuesday - Thursday, July 17-19
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Classes meet at this time and any other time designated by the instructor (1½ hours for breaks and daily lunch).

Friday, July 20
8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.* Classes meet at this time. (lunch not provided)

* We allot the last 30 minutes for completion of evaluations and distribution of certificates and CEUs.


to download a printable application [click here]
  • Courses will be filled on a first received basis. Maximum enrollment for courses is 30 participants. Applications will be accepted until the maximum enrollment is reached.
  • All applications must be accompanied by either a $50 non-refundable deposit, a copy of the school or school district’s Purchase Order or a check for the entire course fee.
  • Late Registration (applications received after June 18). Full payment or a school/school system purchase order must accompany all applications after June 18, 2018. Late registrants may or may not receive their College Board packet during the Institute; however, packets will be ordered as soon as possible.
  • Teacher Tip: We urge all teachers to ensure that your school/school system sends us your application along with a copy of the purchase order promptly to avoid the possibility of the course being filled prior to our receipt of your application.

Institute Fee

$575 per person
A non-refundable deposit of $50 is required with your registration form. The balance of the fee is due by June 18, 2018.

Payment may be made using VISA or MASTERCARD by calling our office, emailing to request a link to pay online, or by mailing this printable form with a check, money order or purchase order to the University of Mississippi, Division of Outreach and Continuing Studies, Attn: Office of Professional Development (APSI), Post Office Box 1848, University, MS 38655.


Housing is available on the campus of the University of Mississippi at the Inn at Ole Miss. A block of rooms have been reserved for the AP Summer Institute attendees. Housing fees are not included in the registration fee. You or your school district will be responsible for making your hotel overnight reservations. To make these reservations, contact the Inn at Ole Miss directly by calling 1.888 4 UM ROOM (1-888-486-7666). Deadline to make housing reservations is June 18, 2018.


All participants driving a car to campus will need a parking permit. These permits allow you to park in legal parking spots on campus. Upon check-in at the institute, if you are not staying at the Inn at Ole Miss, you will be given a parking pass for the week. Guests at the Inn at the Ole Miss, will receive a parking pass upon check-in.

Cancelled Courses

We reserve the right to cancel courses with insufficient enrollment. Courses with insufficient enrollment will be cancelled June 18, 2018. Participants in cancelled courses will receive a full refund. All participants and schools will be notified by email and US mail if their course is cancelled. It is our policy to reimburse the individual or school who initially paid the registration fee.


Participant Cancellations

  • Cancellations must be made in WRITING by email, fax or US mail.
  • Cancellations received AFTER JUNE 18, 2018, forfeit full payment.
  • School districts may substitute a paid participant with another teacher in the same course.


  • All refunds will be processed within two weeks after notification, and refunds can be expected within three weeks.
  • Participants in courses cancelled by us will receive a full refund. NO TRAVEL or PERSONAL expenses will be reimbursed.


Mary W. Leach
1111 W. Jackson Avenue Center, Suite L
P.O. Box 1848
The University of Mississippi
University, MS 38677

Phone: (662) 915-7847
Fax: (662) 915-5138


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