"Higher Education" is the seventh episode of season one of Weeds.


While visiting a college campus looking for a tutor for Silas, Nancy spots a golden opportunity to expand her business; while Celia is recovering from her mastectomy, her judgmental mother shows up; Shane has a new friend named Max, and Andy discovers that Max's mom is a biter; Heylia gives Nancy some tips on how to stay out of jail; someone attacks Nancy's SUV with pennies while she is on campus.

Cast and CrewEdit

Main CastEdit

Mary-Louise Parker - Nancy Botwin
Elizabeth Perkins - Celia Hodes
Tonye Patano - Heylia James
Romany Malco - Conrad Shepard
Justin Kirk - Andy Botwin
Hunter Parrish - Silas Botwin
Alexander Gould - Shane Botwin
Kevin Nealon - Doug Wilson

Supporting CastEdit

Concetta Tomei - Celia's Mother
Maulik Pancholy - Sanjay
Andy Milder - Dean Hodes
Shoshannah Stern - Megan Beals
Allie Grant - Isabelle Hodes
Jeff D'Agostino - Bobby
Forrest Landis - Max
Clare Carey - Eileen Dodd
Remy Auberjonois - Mr. Albin
Gelbert Coloma - Official Karate Judge
Colin Patrick Lynch - UPS Guy
Ricky Pak - Official Karate Judge
Alexander von Roon - Karate Coach Boy
Athena Stamos - Stoner


Directed By:
Tucker Gates

Written By:
Shawn Schepps

Episode NavigationEdit

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Preceded by
"Dead In The Nethers"
Season One Episodes Followed by
"The Punishment Light"