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Academic English Studies

What is AES?

Academic English Studies (AES) provides courses designed to:

  • facilitate an advanced level of language proficiency in English;
  • foster the necessary critical thinking and 21st century skills needed to participate in higher education learning and as global citizens.

By engaging students and faculty with the greater Lewis & Clark campus and Portland communities, AES supports Lewis & Clark’s commitment to diversity and inclusion as essential to creating an ideal learning environment.

Students from South/Central Americas and Mexico: Scholarship Opportunity

Who do we serve?

Academic English Studies is a member of EnglishUSA and University and College Intensive English Programs (UCIEP).

AES is an accredited department of Lewis & Clark, NWCUU


April 25th, 2019

May 11th, 2019

  • 2:30pm: “The Immigrant Story” Exhibit: Opening Reception
    Join exhibit organizers for their opening reception at Central Library in downtown Portland. The exhibit showcases two works documenting the immigrant experience. Who We Are is a visual narrative honoring those affected by the May 2017 violence on the Portland MAX train. What We Carried is a collection of objects telling the story of refugees fleeing Iraq and Syria.

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