Contact Info

AUWCL front entrance

American University
Washington College of Law
Office of Admissions
4801 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Suite 507
Washington, DC 20016

JD Admissions Reception Desk, Suite 507

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-6pm
Phone: 202-274-4101
Email: wcladmit@wcl.american.edu

Assistant Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid Akira Shiroma
Manages the admissions review process.

Associate Director of Admissions Brooke Sandoval
Assists applicants with questions about visiting campus, course offerings, dual degree programs, and student organizations.
sandoval@wcl.american.edu; 202-274-4103

Assistant Director Meghan Walter
Assist applicants with questions regarding the Public Interest/Public Service Scholarship, deferral policy, and international visa issues. Also assists transfer/visitor applicants.
mwalter@wcl.american.edu; 202-274-4109

Admissions Counselor Maura Ryan
Assists JD applicants with general admissions questions or questions about their admission file.
mryan@wcl.american.edu; 202-274-4106

Admissions Specialist Vanessa Anthony
Handles processing of deposit payments and general business tasks for the office.
vanthon@wcl.american.edu; 202-274-4105

Resources Coordinator Sarah Stuckey
Assists applicants with on-line application questions, liason with the Law School Admission Council, and coordinates recruitment event registration.
sstuckey@wcl.american.edu; 202-274-4108

Admissions Law Student Staff: Upper-level law students staff the reception desk and main phone line of the Office of Admissions. They are a great resource for prospective students and can answer questions about student life, class offerings, extra-curricular opportunities and studying law in Washington, DC.

Summer Session Staff:
Drew Mickler, second-year student, graduate of Central Michigan University, from White Lake, MI
Eason Sparkman-Wilson,
second year student, graduate of Morgan State University, from Baltimore, MD
Hollianne Snyder,
third-year student, graduate of Florida State University, from Catasauqua, PA

For information on WCL accreditation, please see the current law school bulletin at p.54. Learn more on ABA accreditation of law schools.