Campus Visit

Summer Campus Visit Schedule
June 5- August 4, 2017


Our 8.5 acre Tenley Campus is located one block from the Tenleytown/AU Metro Station (Red Line). During the summer we offer student-guided tours on most weekdays.

-No tours on Monday, June 26 and Wednesday, June 28 due to Housing Conference for Incoming Students.

- No tours and the university is closed on Tuesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day.


Office of Admissions 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

 

RSVP details posted below schedule.

DAY

ACTIVITY

TIME

MONDAY

Student-guided Tour of Tenley Campus (two options)

11:00 a.m. – 12:00p.m. &

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

TUESDAY


Student-guided Tour of Tenley Campus


1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Student-guided Tour of Tenley Campus

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

THURSDAY

Student-guided Tour of Tenley Campus

5:00 – 5:45 p.m. (Highlights Evening Tour)

FRIDAY

Student-guided Tour of Tenley Campus (two options)

 

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. &

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.


TO RSVP: Please email the Admissions Reception Desk at wcladmit@wcl.american.edu and indicate the following:
–First and Last Name
–LSAC ID (if known)
–Phone Number
–Mailing Address
–Email Address
–Date of Visit (if it's on a Monday or Friday, specific which tour time)
–If You Have Any Guests Accompanying You

All prospective students are asked to RSVP at least one business day in advance of desired visit date. You will receive a confirmation email with logistics from our Admissions Reception Desk.

Visitor Information

Hotel/Hostel Suggestions

Directions to the Office of Admissions:Capital Atrium entrance

By Metro –Take the Red Line to Tenleytown/AU Metro Station. At the top of the first escalator bear right to take the next escalator to the street level. This will bring you to Wisconsin Avenue next to Best Buy entrance. Turn right and walk down Wisconsin Avenue, cross Albemarle Street, and walk one block to Tenley Circle. At the circle, (St. Ann’s Church on your right) take a right onto Yuma Street and the law school will on your left.

Enter the building marked Capital Atrium.
From the ground floor Atrium area take the elevator located behind the café area to the 2nd floor and exit left to C201. Click here for walking map from Tenleytown to Capital entrance.

By Car In accordance with the university's Good Neighbor Parking Policy, visitors to the law school may not park in residential streets surrounding the campus including at parking meters.
- Parking:
Admissions provides in the RSVP confirmation email an access code for a complimentary parking pass from the kiosk machines located in the garage elevator lobby. If you misplace the code or don't RSVP in advance, you can also purchase a parking pass for $2.00/hour at at the kiosk. Any car without a pass could be ticketed.

- Enter the law school garage at 4300 Nebraska Ave. NW. In the garage take an immediate left turn down the ramp to level P2. Take the Yuma Building elevators located by Section B/C in the garage to the 2nd floor and follow signs to Capital Building and Admissions in suite C201.

By Uber/Taxi
Please instruct the driver to drop you across from 4001 Yuma St. NW. This will bring you by the Capital Atrium entrance, then follow directions above regarding Enter the building marked Capital Atrium.

Admissions Reception Desk 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 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 thid-year JDMA student, graduate of San Francisco State University, from Berkeley, CA