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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

March 26 12:00PM-4:00PM Tenley Campus - Warren NT01 Ceremonial Classroom Strategies to Combat U.S. Solitary Confinement: Litigation, Legislation, and Regulation May Offer Continuing Legal Education Credit CLE March 26 5:30PM-7:30PM Tenley Campus - Warren NT01 Ceremonial Classroom Thirteenth Annual International Commercial Arbitration Lecture March 27 12:30PM-2:00PM Tenley Campus - Warren NT01 Ceremonial Classroom “The Impacts of Strategic Human Rights Litigation: Global and U.S. Practice” March 27 1:30PM-3:30PM Tenley Campus - Warren N101 Classroom The Diffusion of Populism and The Erosion of The Rule of Law March 27 6:30PM-8:00PM Tenley Campus - Warren NT01 Ceremonial Classroom Tough Cases: Judges Tell the Stories of Some of the Hardest Decision They've Made March 28 12:00PM-1:00PM Tenley Campus - Warren NT01 Ceremonial Classroom Rapid Response Panel: The Systematic Targeting of Journalists and Activists at Our Border March 28 5:30PM-7:00PM Tenley Campus - Warren N101 Classroom Arbitrating Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims March 29 12:00PM-4:00PM Tenley Campus - Yuma YT01 Grossman Hall Presidential Lawmaking and Executive Power March 29 2:00PM-5:30PM Tenley Campus - Yuma Y116 Classroom The Global Plastics Crisis: Legal Solutions and The Path Forward March 30 9:00AM-9:00AM Tenley Campus - Yuma YT01 Grossman Hall The 23rd Annual Sylvania Wood Conference on African American and the Law April 03 10:00AM-2:00PM Tenley Campus - Yuma Commons Office of Academic Excellence: Walk-by Wednesdays April 03 12:00PM-1:00PM Tenley Campus - Yuma International Suite Talk: Careers in International Arbitration Events Calendar ... Find more events in our events calendar