Washington College of Law

Washington, DC Private ABA Accredited

Washington College of Law Academic Overview

Founded in 1896, Washington College of Law is a private law school located in Washington, District of Columbia. Washington College of Law is a law school of the American University. Last year, 393 students newly enrolled to the school and the total number of law school students is 1,457. With 290 faculties, the students to faculty ratio is 5 to 1.
The acceptance rate is 33.77% and the enrollment rate (yield) is 20.94% at Washington College of Law. The average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 162 and the average GPA is 3.61. You can check the detailed admission score and statistics.
The bar exam pass rate is 73.02%. For the 411 graduates in 2022, 345 students got full-time jobs and 7 got part-time jobs. You can check the employment summary by hiring status, position type, business, and more for Washington College of Law.

2024 Tuition & fees

The 2024 Washington College of Law tuition & fee is $63,088 for prospective students. The tuition & fees increased by 3.43% compared to last year from $60,994 to $63,088.
82.64% of full-time students received grants and/or scholarships and the average grants amount is $35,000 at Washington College of Law. The average grant amount would cover 55.48% of tuition & fees.
2024 Tuition & fees$63,088
2023 Tuition & fees$60,994
Average Grant Amount$35,000
Grant Received82.64%

Washington College of Law Directory Information

Washington College of Law's calendar type is Semester system. An academic year starts August and JD degree is conferred in May, August, December. In order to earn JD degree, a student must receive credit for 86 credit hours of course work.
The application deadline for fall term 2024 enrollment is July 15, 2024. The application fee for full-time J.D. program is $70. The application can be waived for applicants who apply on or before priority deadline. Contact school's admission office (see directory information below) for eligibility.