American University Law School is a law school located in Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C.. The school was ranked 73 in 2022 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for American University Law School is approximately 409.
Admissions website: https://www.wcl.american.edu/admissions
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Admissions phone: 202-274-4101
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During the 2022 application cycle, 6,737 people applied and 1,882 were offered admission.
American University has a 1L class size of 409, and yield of 21.36%. 402 out of 1,882 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 21.36% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.
The 1L class at American University has a median LSAT of 161. The 25th percentile LSAT is 157 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 163.
The median GPA is 3.57. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.39 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.71.
LSD has stats for 735 applicants for the 2021-2022 application cycle.
The graphs show applicant results plotted against GPA and LSAT. The dotted lines on the graphs represent the 25/50/75th percentiles reported by the school in their ABA 509 report from the previous year.
Each data point represents an LSD user that shared their application results for the benefit of future applicants.
Click on a data point to see that user's profile.
In 2022, tuition was $58,970 and the annual cost of attending was $84,354 (tuition plus living expenses).
Cost of Attendance (CoA) is the estimated total amount you will have to spend every year to go to school. Unlike tuition, CoA includes expenses like rent, food, and insurance.
JD graduates from American University make $96,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the public sector, a grad can expect to make $63,332.
35.3% of law graduates from American University go directly to work for law firms, while 14.9% clerk for a judge. 15.2% of graduates go into public interest.
81.5% of American University graduates pass the bar on their first try.
American University Washington College of Law (AUWCL) offers an opportunity to study law in the center of the nation’s legal institutions in Washington DC. The law school moved to its home at Tenley Campus in January 2016. Located one block from the Tenleytown Metro Station, the eight-acre campus is minutes from downtown and still offers a green campus environment in one of the city’s most beautiful neighborhoods. AUWCL was founded in 1896 by two women, and offers renowned programs in experiential learning (clinics, externships, trial advocacy), law and government, international law, intellectual property, environmental law, human rights, business law, and gender law. AUWCL is committed to developing the intellectual abilities, professional values, and practical skills required to prepare lawyers to practice in an increasingly complex and transnational world.