WashULaw Community

Live. Learn. Work. WashULaw is an exceptional community. We encourage you to visit us and learn why we are a perfect fit for you. Our community is an excellent place for you to:


  • Customize your education with the best combination of courses, skill development, and experiential learning to equip you for your professional goals
  • Be mentored by leading scholars and thought leaders both inside and outside the classroom
  • Become a part of our collaborative student community where we share in successes and challenges
  • Gain invaluable real-world experience in one or more of our top-ranked clinical programs
  • Take advantage of being part of an outstanding university—attend thought-provoking lectures and events, pursue interdisciplinary study, or earn a joint degree


  • Enjoy our beautiful law facilities with comfortable and welcoming spaces for class, study, and community
  • Step out of the buildings into the heart of a beautiful campus —experience great food and student facilities, easy access to public transportation, and one of the top public parks in the United States
  • Connect to the community through one of our dozens of student organizations and public service opportunities
  • Be at home in St. Louis: affordable, convenient, unique neighborhoods, and accessible culture and sports
  • Connect to our expansive network of alumni


  • Hit the ground running —100% of our first-year students have summer positions in 2013 and 2014
  • Leverage the team approach from the Center for Career Development to get help from CCD, peeer advisors, professional development staff, faculty, and our extensive community of alumni to pursue your goals
  • Take advantage of numerous externships and summer internship opportunities to build your skills and prepare you to Make Your Mark

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