AALS Accreditation

WCL became a member of the Association of American Law Schools in 1947. This accreditation immeditately elevated the institution's status and made all associated with the law school proud of this accomplishment.

For more information on how and when WCL became a member of the AALS, please see the AALS Proceedings for that year, available in the Pence Law Library archives or online through the AALS archives located at http://web.library.uiuc.edu/ahx/aals/default.asp.


- Catalogue of the Washington College of Law, Gibson Bros., Printers and Binders, Washington D.C., 1898.

- Drachman, Virginia G., Sisters In Law, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 1998, p. 163 & 174.

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