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American University
Washington College of Law
Office of Admissions
4300 Nebraska Avenue, NW
C201
Washington, DC 20016

JD Admissions Reception Desk

Phone: 202-274-4101
Email: wcladmit@wcl.american.edu

Summer Office Hours:
Monday - Wednesday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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

Associate Director of Admissions Brooke Sandoval
Assists applicants with questions about course offerings, dual degree programs, and faculty contacts. Contact person for pre-law groups. Organizes Admitted Students' Events and the Housing Conference. Interim contact person for questions regarding the Public Interest/Public Service Scholarship. Organizes the annual Housing Conference hosted in June and can address housing questions. sandoval@wcl.american.edu; 202-274-4103

Admissions Counselor Sarah Teitelbaum
Assists JD applicants with last names starting with A-K with general admissions questions and their admission file. Interim contact person for all transfer applicants and students from other ABA law schools who wish to visit during the academic year.
sarahrt@wcl.american.edu; 202-274-4104

Admissions Counselor Kari Sickles
Assists JD applicants with last names starting L-Z with general admissions questions and their admissions file.
ksickles@wcl.american.edu; 202-274-4106

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

Admissions Resources Coordinator Kelsey Sternberg
Handles recruitment event registration and admissons database and other technology processes for the office.
kelseys@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 happy to answer questions about student life, class offerings, extra-curricular opportunities and studying law in Washington, DC.

Summer 2017 Student Staff/Tour Guides:
Samantha, rising third-year JDMA student, graduate of Carthage College, from Kenosha, WI
Kris,rising third -year student, graduate of University of Maryland University College, From Millers Place, NY
Ian, rising third-year JDMA student, graduate of San Francisco State University, from Berkeley, CA

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