The 1951 Linguistic Institute, co-sponsored by the Linguistic Society of America and the University of California, was held from June 11 through July 28. According to the University of California Register, it included thirty courses taught by fifteen faculty:

Course Time Instructor
Linguistics 157: Latin Syntax MTuWThF 10-11 E. Adelaide Hahn (Hunter College)
Linguistics 159: Field Methods in Linguistics MW 2-5 Harry Hoijer (UCLA)
Linguistics 161: Annamese (Vietnamese) MTuWThF 11-12 Murray B. Emeneau (UC Berkeley)
Linguistics 203: Hittite MTuWThF 11-12 Edgar H. Sturtevant (Yale)
Linguistics 205: Problems of Linguistic Analysis MTuWThF 11-12 Bernard Bloch (Yale)
Linguistics 207: Statistical Linguistics MW 2-4 C. Douglas Chrétien (UC Berkeley)
Linguistics 209: Oscan and Umbrian MW 2-4 Madison Beeler (UC Berkeley)
Linguistics 211: Old Persian TuTh 2-4 Madison Beeler (UC Berkeley)
Linguistics 213: Research in American English Dialects MTuWThF 10-11 E. Bagby Atwood (Texas)
Anthropology S120: Language and Culture MTuWThF 10-11 Harry Hoijer (UCLA)
Classics S193: Introduction to General Linguistics MTuWThF 9-10 Bernard Bloch (Yale)
Classics S196: Introduction to Indo-European Comparative Grammar MTuWThF 2-3 E. Adelaide Hahn (Hunter College)
English S110: The English Language MTuWThF 10-11 Arthur E. Hutson (UC Berkeley)
English S131: American English MTuWThF 9-10 E. Bagby Atwood (Texas)
English S211A: Old English Literature MTuWThF 1-2 David W. Reed (UC Berkeley)
English S213: Readings in Middle English MTuWThF 11-12 Arthur E. Hutson (UC Berkeley)
Oriental Languages S123: Chinese Grammar MTuWThF 9-10 Yuen Ren Chao (UC Berkeley)
Oriental Languages S135: Chinese Phonetics and Phonology MTuWThF 10-11 Yuen Ren Chao (UC Berkeley)
Oriental Languages S174A: Thai (Siamese) MTuWThF 2-3 Mary R. Haas (UC Berkeley)
Oriental Languages S178: American Indian Languages MTuWThF 11-12 Mary R. Haas (UC Berkeley)
Oriental Languages S208: Malayo-Polynesian Linguistics TuTh 2-4 C. Douglas Chrétien (UC Berkeley)
Romance Philology S202: General Romance Linguistics MTuWThF 2-3 Yakov Malkiel (UC Berkeley)
Romance Philology S205: Linguistic Geography Applied to Romance Dialectology MTuWThF 3-4 Yakov Malkiel (UC Berkeley)
Sanskrit S190A: Elementary Sanskrit MTuWThF 9-10 Murray B. Emeneau (UC Berkeley)
Slavic S190: Introduction to Slavic Linguistics MTuWThF 4-5 Francis J. Whitfield (UC Berkeley)
Slavic 195: The Russian Language MTuWThF 2-3 Oleg A. Maslenikov (UC Berkeley)
Slavic 196: The Polish Language MTuWThF 3-4 Francis J. Whitfield (UC Berkeley)
Slavic 224: Old Church Slavic MTuWThF 10-11 Oleg A. Maslenikov (UC Berkeley)
Slavic 230: Lithuanian MTuWThF 9-10 Alfred Senn (Pennsylvania)
Slavic 232: Problems in Slavic, Baltic, and Germanic Philology MTuWThF 11-12 Alfred Senn (Pennsylvania)