Visit Us

Washington University School of Law encourages prospective students to visit our campus to learn about the school firsthand: friendly students, accessible faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, and the many events held at the law school. You are welcome to take a tour of the school, meet with an admissions counselor, and visit a first-year class during your visit.

When to Visit

We welcome visitors at any time of the year but encourage you to come when classes are in session to experience our community. The Admissions Office is open Monday through Friday throughout the academic year and the summer. Washington University is closed for some national holidays and occasional events.

Please call (314) 935-4525 or email for more details.

Schedule a Visit and Individualize Your Experience

To ensure you have the best visit possible, we are happy to customize your experience. Please contact the Admissions Office to make an appointment and discuss the details of your visit, either by calling the office at (314) 935-4525 or by emailing During your visit you are invited to meet with an Admissions Officer to talk about your application and the admissions process.

More possibilities:

  • Go for a run in Forest Park
  • Attend a student organization meeting
  • Enjoy our world-class museums
  • Connect with current students
  • Attend a guest lecture
  • Catch a film

Morning Visitor Schedule

Monday - Thursday

Optional Meeting with Admissions Officer Class 10:00am
Law School Building Tour 10:30am
Class Visit (first year course) 11:00am

Afternoon Visitor Schedule

Monday - Thursday

Class Visit (first year course) 1:00pm
Law School Building Tour 2:30pm
Optional meeting with Admissions Officer 3:00pm

Optional Meeting with Admissions Officer
Law School Building Tour 10:30am
Class Visit (first year course) 11:00am
Open House (Various dates, see below)

Open Houses

Admissions open houses include a campus tour and the chance to meet with current students, admissions counselors, and Career Center staff. Open Houses are typically held on the last Friday of each month from 2-4pm:

  • Friday, October 27, 2017
  • Friday, November 17, 2017
  • Friday, January 26, 2018
  • Friday, February 23, 2018
  • Friday, March 30, 2018
  • Friday, April 27, 2018
  • Friday, May 25, 2018
  • Friday, June 29, 2018
  • Friday, July 27, 2018

Please RSVP here to attend an Open House.


How to Get Here

Parking Instructions: Pull into the circle drive outside Anheuser-Busch Hall at Throop Drive and Snow Way, and come inside to get a parking pass from the law school front desk on the 1st floor. Parking is available in the Millbrook and Snow Way parking garages on the top levels in the Visitor designated parking spots. The School of Law (Anheuser-Busch Hall) will be close by on your right.

MetroLink Instructions: Take any train from the airport to the Forest Park station. From the adjacent platform, transfer to a Shrewsbury/I-44 train and take it to the University City/Big Bend station. After you leave the MetroLink station, walk east along Forest Park Parkway (the University will be on your right) to Throop Drive. Take a right on Throop Drive and Anheuser-Busch Hall will be to the right of the intersection of Throop Drive and Snow Way.

Where to Stay

The following hotels are popular with student visitors. You can obtain specific prices and directions from whatever hotel you choose, but be sure to mention you are visiting WashULaw – you might receive a discounted rate.

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