Spring 2019 Campus Visit Schedule

 

- Admissions Info and Q&A Sessions: January 14 - May 10
- Student-Guided Tours: January 14 - April 23
- Class Visits: January 22 – April 23

- Waiting List Sessions: March 18 - May 10

  •  No class visits and limited tours during Spring Break (March 11-15)
  • Due to Admitted Students events regular Friday activities cancelled March 29 and April 12 and limited activities offered on  Friday, February 8 and Tuesday, March 19.
  • Schedule may change due to class cancellations, unforeseen activities, or inclement weather. To check on AU inclement weather closures call information line at 202-274-1100.
  • Classes noted with ** are a first-year elective class.
  • Activities noted in italics are evening options.

Our 8.5 acre law campus is located one block from the Tenleytown/AU Metro Station (Red Line).  All prospective students are asked to RSVP at least one business day in advance of their desired visit. You will receive a confirmation email with logistics from our Admissions Reception Desk. 

Spring Visit Activities

           DAY                               OFFERING               TIME
MONDAY Admissions Info Session with Admissions Representative and Current Student

Two Student-guided Tours of Law Campus

Waiting List Candidate Session (limited to March 18-May 6)


Class Visits:
**International Law – Prof. Méndez
**Public Law: Legislation & the Regulatory State – Prof. Popper
** Practicing Environmental Law - Prof. Leiter
**International Business Transactions - Prof. Franck
Constitutional Law - Prof. Daskal
Civil Procedure - Prof. Duru (Part-time Evening Program)
1:00  – 2:00 p.m.

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

3:30 - 4:00 p.m.


9:00 - 10:20 a.m.
9:45 - 11:35 a.m.
10:00 - 11:20 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
1:00 - 2:50 p.m.
6:00 - 7:50 p.m.
TUESDAY Student-guided Tour of Law Campus

Evening Admissions Q& A

Class Visits:
Property  – Prof. Leff
Criminal Law  – Prof. Hamilton
Criminal Law – Prof. Davis (Part-time Evening Program)
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

5:00 – 5:45 p.m.


10:00 – 11:50 a.m.
1:00 – 2:20 p.m.
6:00 – 7:20 p.m.
WEDNESDAY Hour Student-guided Tour
Evening Highlights Student-Guided Tour

Class Visits:
**International Law – Prof. Méndez
**Intellectual Property Law - Prof. Farley
**Public Law: Legislation & the Regulatory State –Prof. Laguarda
**Food & Drug Law – Prof. Grossman
**International Law –Prof. Orentlicher
Civil Procedure – Prof. Duru
(Part-time Evening Program)
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
5:00 – 5:45 p.m.


9:00 - 10:20 a.m.
10:00 – 11:50 a.m
10:00 – 11:50 a.m.

11:00 a.m. –12:20 p.m
11:00 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
6:00 – 7:50 p.m.
THURSDAY Hour Student-guided Tour
Evening Highlights Student-Guided Tour

Class Visits:
Constitutional Law – Prof. Tsai
Criminal Law – Prof. Robbins
Criminal Law – Prof. Davis (Part-time Evening Program)
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. &
5:00 - 5:45 p.m.


10:00 – 11:50 a.m.
1:30 – 2:50 p.m
6:00 – 7:20 p.m.
FRIDAY Admissions Info Session with Admissions Representative and Current Student

Two Student-guided Tours of Law Campus

Waiting List Candidate Session (limited to March 22– May 10)

Class Visit:
Property – Prof. Leff
Criminal Law – Prof. Boals
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. &
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

3:30 - 4:00 p.m.

10:00 – 11:50 a.m.
10:00 – 11:50 a.m.

TO RSVP: email the Admissions Reception Desk at wcladmit@wcl.american.edu and include:

  • First and Last Name
  • LSAC ID (if known)
  • Phone Number
  • Mailing Address
  • Email Address
  • Date you wish to visit
  • Indicate if you will be bringing a guest
    (Depending on space availability, guests may join for a tour or Info/Q&A session, but can not visit a class,)

Office of Admissions Spring Hours:

Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fridays 9:00 am - 5:00pm

Office of Admissions Location: 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW, Capital Building, C201 Washington, DC 20016
Admissions Reception Desk Phone: 202-274-4101
Email: wcladmit@wcl.american.edu

Directions to the Office of Admissions:

By Metro –Take the Red Line to Tenleytown/AU Metro Station. At the top of the long escalator bear right to take the next escalator to the street level. This will bring you to Wisconsin Avenue. Turn right and walk down Wisconsin Avenue, cross Albemarle Street, pass the DC Tenley Public Library 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 be 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.

By Car – In accordance with the university's Good Neighbor Parking Policy, visitors to the law school may not park on residential streets surrounding the campus including at parking meters.

- Parking: Admissions provides an access code in the RSVP confirmation email 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 located by the garage elevator. 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 the 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 from the ground floor Atrium area take the elevator located behind the café area to the 2nd floor and exit left to C201.

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.