Semester Exchange Programs
- View the PowerPoint from the 2017 Info Session here: 2017 WCL Abroad Info Session
The need for international lawyers is on the rise and so are international legal jobs. The American University Washington College of Law provides students with unique educational opportunities and offers legal semester exchange programs in 22 countries, spanning 6 continents. These programs offer students a global perspective of the legal profession. Students are immersed in different cultures and the programs allow students to develop the language skills required to be effective lawyers at home and abroad. Students learn about the law as well as how to interact with global and transnational actors.
The law school's semester exchange programs also lets students focus on different areas of law such as Arbitration, Business, Intellectual Property, Human Rights, International Trade, European Union Law, Environmental Law, and Maritime Law. Global networks are created or expanded, the student's marketability increases, and the student’s marketability increasesthe student’s marketability increasesthe student’s marketability increasesthe student’s marketability increasesthe student’s marketability increasesthe student’s marketability increases invaluable experiences are gained.
Applications for the SPRING 2018 Term will be open from March 1, 2017 through September 1, 2017.
Applications for the FALL 2018 Term will be open from October 1, 2017 through March 1, 2018.
|University of Pretoria||Pretoria||South Africa||Africa|
|Istanbul Bilgi University||Istanbul||Turkey||Asia|
|Sungkyunkwan University||Seoul||South Korea||Asia|
|Jindal Global Law School||Delhi||India||Asia|
|The Chinese University of Hong Kong||Hong Kong||China||Asia|
|Yonsei University||Seoul||South Korea||Asia|
|University of Ghent||Gent||Belgium||Europe|
|University of Copenhagen||Copenhagen||Denmark||Europe|
|University of Helsinki||Helsinki||Finland||Europe|
|Université Paris Ouest Nanterre la Défense||Paris||France||Europe|
|Bucerius Law School Program||Hamburg||Germany||Europe|
|University of Oslo||Oslo||Norway||Europe|
|University of Dundee||Dundee||United Kingdom||Europe|
|Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE)||Madrid||Spain||Europe|
|Bocconi School of Law||Milano||Italy||Europe|
|Universidad Carlos III||Madrid||Spain||Europe|
|Stockholm University, Faculty of Law||Stockholm||Sweden||Europe|
|ESADE Law School, Universitat Ramon Llull||Barcelona||Spain||Europe|
|Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México||Mexico City||Mexico||North America|
|University of Ottawa||Ottawa||Canada||North America|
|The University of Western Ontario||London||Canada||North America|
|Universidad de Chile||Santiago||Chile||South America|
|Universidad Sergio Arboleda||Bogotá||Colombia||South America|
|Universidad del Rosario||Bogotá||Colombia||South America|
|Universidad Torcuato di Tella||Buenos Aires||Argentina||South America|
|Universidad de los Andes||Bogotá||Colombia||South America|