American University Washington College of Law’s study abroad programs offer an exciting and diverse variety of cultural experiences, legal settings, and academic focus areas. In fact, about half of our students earn academic credit from a legal experience outside of the United States. Students earn credits in one of our more than 40 programs abroad in 23 countries on 6 continents.
Important Dates and Deadlines
Semester, Fall 2017
|October 1, 2016||March 1, 2017|
|November 1, 2016||January 31, 2017|
|November 1, 2016||March 31, 2017|
Semester, Spring 2018
|March 1, 2017||September 1, 2017|
What Students Say:
"The new experiences in a foreign legal system and in a new culture are invaluable and an opportunity of a lifetime."
-AUWCL International JD Dual Degree Student, France
"I participated in WCL's Summer Program in The Hague, and I was able to return to The Hague and intern at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. Now, I have more contacts, and a greater chance of securing a position in the international legal field."
- AUWCL Summer Law Program Participant, The Hague
"My favorite part about the program was getting a chance to immerse myself in the culture of each country we visited while seeing the immediate practical application of the courses we were taking.
- AUWCL Summer Law Program Participant, Europe
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