ABA Required Disclosures
(ABA Standard 509)
In compliance with ABA Standard 509, we provide the following information to current and prospective students about American University Washington College of Law and the J.D. Program.
Tuition, fees, living costs, financial aid, and refunds
The Public Interest/Public Service (PIPS) Scholarship requires recipients to maintain a 3.0 grade point average.
Enrollment Data and Graduation Rates
Total 2015-2016 JD enrollment: 1288 (1052 full time; 236 part-time).
Fall 2014-2015 entering JD class enrollment: 430 (357 full time, 73 part time)
- Minority Representation: 42%
- Female/Male ratio: 59%/41%
Less than .5% of entering students fail to graduate due to academic deficiency.
Composition and number of faculty and administrators
JD bar passage data
In 2014, 78.8% of AUWCL graduates sat for the bar examination in Maryland, New York, or Virginia. The combined pass rate for these three jurisdictions was 74.75%.