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American University Washington College of Law
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  • Graduate School
  • WASHINGTON, DC

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American University
Address
4300 NEBRASKA AVE NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20016
Telephone
(202) 274-4101
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Located in one of Washington, D.C.’s most beautiful neighborhoods, American University Washington College of Law is just minutes from downtown and at the center of policy, business, and all things international. Established in 1896, it was the first law school in the country founded by women, ensuring that both men and women had an equal opportunity to study law. The law school promotes an environment of opportunity with unparalleled access to all that Washington, D.C. has to offer and an emphasis on experiential learning through the renowned Clinical, Trial Advocacy, and Externship programs. In addition to its renowned international law program, the law school offers a rich curriculum in public interest, business, health law, criminal justice, intellectual property, environmental, human rights, and more.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Deadline for International Students
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Application Fee
$70

Scholarship

Masters and Doctoral Programs

Experiential Learning Opportunities

American University Washington College of Law (AUWCL) has long been a leader in experiential legal education with strengths in in-house, live-client clinical education and externships, a vibrant simulation curriculum in the areas of trial practice, pre-trial litigation, interviewing and counseling, alternative dispute resolution, and international business negotiations among other courses.

Applying

Acceptance Rate
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Total Graduate Students
409
GRE
Required
GMAT
Not Accepted
LSAT
Required
MCAT
Not Accepted
TOEFL
Required
IELTS
Not Accepted
Interview Required
No
Personal Statement Required
Yes
Academic Transcripts Required
Yes
Application Fee Waivers Available
Yes
Letters of Recommendation Required
1

Academics

Part-time Classes Available
Yes
Weekend Classes Available
No
Evening Classes Available
Yes
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Tuition & Financial Aid

Full-Time In-State Tuition
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Full-Time Out-of-State Tuition
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Part-Time In-State Tuition
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Part-Time Out-of-State Tuition
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Received Financial Aid
70%
Average Financial Aid
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Work Study Program Available
Yes
Teaching/Research Fellowship Available
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Campus Resources

International Students Office
Yes
International Office URL
Disability Services
Yes
Veterans Services
Yes
Childcare Services
Yes
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Outcomes

Average Salary After Graduation
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Employed 2 Years After Graduation
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Career Placement URL
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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$196,903
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,723
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$992,831
National
$229,800

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