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Visit Our Campus

We gladly invite you to visit the American University Washington College of Law (AUWCL) campus. Located in Washington, D.C's historic Tenleytown neighborhood, our 8.5 acre campus offers students the wonderful experience of studying at one of the nation's top schools as well as living in one of the nation's most vibrant cities. Whether it's our state-of-the-art facilities or the allure of vibrant city life, AUWCL provides an experience that extends beyond our doors. Schedule a visit and see for yourself why over 1500 students proudly call our campus home.

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Information for Visitors

Washington, DC offers numerous options for lodging accommodations for those visiting from out of state. You can use the resources below to find the best lodging arrangements for your visit.

Schedule A Visit

Click here, to Schedule a visit with JD Admissions.

Click here, to schedule a visit with the LL.M. Programs.

Getting To Our Campus

Our admissions office is located at 4300 Nebraska Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20016

If you're in Washington, DC area and would like to visit us, we recommend one of the following travel options:

  • 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.

  • 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.
  • 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.

Check out our exciting Upcoming Events

February 15 9:00AM-4:00PM Tenley Campus - Yuma YT01-01 Grossman Hall A Symposium on the Legal Effects of Environmental Destruction on Human Rights and Global Migration May Offer Continuing Legal Education Credit CLE February 17 12:00PM-6:00PM Washington College of Law Transactional Law Society Spring Qualifying Tournament February 19 4:00PM-6:00PM Tenley Campus - Warren NT01 Ceremonial Classroom SCOTUS Series: Return Mail Inc. v. United States Postal Service May Offer Continuing Legal Education Credit CLE February 19 6:00PM-7:50PM Tenley Campus - Warren N101 Classroom Health Law Legislative and Regulatory Practice Colloquium Series: The Support Act of 2018 and Federal, State, and Local Responses to the Opioid Crisis February 20 10:00AM-2:00PM Tenley Campus - Yuma Commons Office of Academic Excellence: Walk-by Wednesdays February 20 12:00PM-1:00PM Tenley Campus - Capital C116 Weinstein Courtroom “FUCT by the USPTO: Taking a Scandalous Trademark to the Supreme Court” May Offer Continuing Legal Education Credit CLE February 20 1:00PM-2:00PM Tenley Campus - Capital C116 Weinstein Courtroom Informal Moot with John Sommers May Offer Continuing Legal Education Credit CLE February 20 5:00PM-7:00PM Tenley Campus - Warren N101 Classroom SCOTUS Series: Mission Product Holdings Inc. v. Tempnology, LLC May Offer Continuing Legal Education Credit CLE February 21 12:00PM-1:00PM Tenley Campus - Warren NT08 Classroom Bar Preparation Information Session February 22 8:30AM-5:30PM Tenley Campus - Yuma YT01 Grossman Hall The Opioid Crisis: Rethinking Policy and Law May Offer Continuing Legal Education Credit CLE February 25 1:30PM-5:30PM 20016 ICANN and the New Top-Level Domains May Offer Continuing Legal Education Credit CLE February 26 6:30PM-8:00PM Tenley Campus - Warren N102 Classroom Breaking the Bamboo Ceiling Events Calendar ... Find more events in our events calendar