George Washington University
A private institution founded in 1821, George Washington University resides on 43 urban acres in Washington, D.C. The George Washington University Law School is the oldest law school in the nation’s capital, and offers students joint degree programs, experiential learning opportunities, and work experience throughout the nation's capital. Notable alumni include J. William Fulbright, a former senator and creator of the Fulbright Program.
Are you ready to begin a graduate level law or legal program now? U.S. News University Directory can
match you with top schools and accredited degree programs that meet your criteria in a few simple steps.
Get matched now!
2000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20052
Year founded: 1865
Law school designation: National
Application deadline: March 01
Full-time program application fee: $80
Part-time program application fee: $80
Tuition & Fees
full-time: $54,114 per year
part-time: $1,905 per year
Room and board: $19,610
Free Financial Aid Guide
Get help paying for school -- there are grants and scholarships that can offset your education expenses.
Sign up and you'll receive an email with instructions on how to download this information. Be sure to whitelist us to ensure delivery!
Full- and part-time faculty: 339
Student-faculty ratio: 15.9:1
Total faculty: 368
Enrollment (full-time): 1469
Enrollment (part-time): 237
Gender distribution (full-time):
J.D. candidates graduating in 2013-2014: 459
Employed at graduation: 81.2%
Median private sector starting salary: $160,000
Median public service starting salary: $58,000
Total volumes and volume equivalents: 711,699
Degree Finder Tool
U.S. News University Directory can match you with Online Programs that meet your criteria in a few simple steps.