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American University Washington College of Law

4300 Nebraska Ave NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20016

480Largest Group
32Meeting Rooms
0Overnight Guests
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  • Washington College of LawWashington College of Law

  • Warren Building EntranceWarren Building Entrance

  • Yuma & Capital EntranceYuma & Capital Entrance

  • Capital Atrium Capital Atrium

  • Yuma Warren CourtyardYuma Warren Courtyard

  • Claudio Grossman HallClaudio Grossman Hall

  • Claudio Grossman HallClaudio Grossman Hall

  • Weinstein Courtroom Weinstein Courtroom

  • Small CourtroomSmall Courtroom

  • Large ClassroomLarge Classroom

  • Medium Classroom Medium Classroom

  • Seminar Room Seminar Room

  • Ceremonial ClassroomCeremonial Classroom

  • The CommonsThe Commons

  • AUWCL is located one block from the Tenleytown MetroAUWCL is located one block from the Tenleytown Metro

  • Our campus is easily accessible via all modes of transportationOur campus is easily accessible via all modes of transportation

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  • Event Spaces
  • Accommodations
  • Catering
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  • Services
  • Technology
Our unique 8.5 acre campus was designed as a state-of-the-art center for legal education to inspire our students, alumni, and broader academic community. By hosting your next event or conference at AUWCL, we welcome you to be a part of our proud history of inclusion, diversity, and academic excellence, and to be a part of our promising future.

Our campus is conveniently located one block from the Tenleytown-AU Redline Metro Station and features advanced technology, environmentally sustainable design targeted for LEED Gold certification, and dedicated conference, event, and reception spaces designed to promote education, collaboration, and engagement.

We invite you to take advantage of everything our campus and Washington, D.C. location has to offer for your next conference, meeting, group training, reception, or specialty program by joining us for a tour and consultation. 
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Ronal Reagan Washington National Airport / 25
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Metro
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Fee
Parking Rate:
$8/Day
Availability:
Our dedicated conference facility, Claudio Grossman Hall, is available year-round. Classroom space is available depending on the academic class schedule. Meeting space is not available when the University is closed.
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
480
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
32
Largest Classroom Style:
135
Largest Theatre Style:
480
Number of Overnight Guests:
0
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space Cost:
Free
Onsite A/V Staff:
Yes
Must Use In-house Catering:
Yes
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Can Bring Own Alcohol:
No
Cannabis Industry Friendly:
No
Cannabis consumption permitted (outside):
No
Complete Meeting Package:
No
Offers Non-profit Rates:
No
Ropes Course / Team Building:
No
Event Space Available:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Ideally Suited For:
Corporate Social Events
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat




Event Spaces

Meeting RoomDescriptionsSquare Footage
Claudio Grossman Hall Claudio Grossman Hall is our dedicated conference and event facility. The space can be divided in two and is equipped with state of the art AV equipment. Rentals include use of the Founder’s Lobby pre-function space as well as the dedicated registration desk.

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The Atrium The Atrium is a unique space to hold your next reception or dinner. The space offers permanent soft seating and dinner tables or cocktail tables are easily added to the space. 

Large Classrooms Our tiered large classrooms seat 65-130 people and come equipped with at least two built in projectors and screens as well as a Surface Pro device. 

Medium Classrooms Medium classrooms can comfortably fit 25-65 guests and are available in both tiered and traditional classroom style seating. Medium classrooms all have 1-2 built in projectors and screens and are connected to a Surface Pro device. 

Seminar Rooms Seminar rooms hold up to 25 people and are set up in the round or ina hollow square. All seminar rooms have a built in projector and screen as well as Surface Pro device. 

Accommodations

Facility# of Rooms# of BedsRoom TypeBath TypeA/C
Main Campus Housing Residence Halls Private yes

Catering

  • Sodexo Catering
    We are pleased to partner with Sodexo as our exclusive on-site caterer. Whether you need a simple breakfast and coffee or a formal sit down dinner, we are happy to offer a wide selection of catering. Staff will work with you to create a menu that meets both your culinary and budetary requirements. 

    For more information and up to date menus, please visit https://au-wcl.catertrax.com/. 

Dining

  • Dining Hall
    We have one dining hall located on the first floor of the Yuma Building. With fresh options changing daily, it is a great option for guests to grab a quick bite to eat. 
  • The Atrium Cafe
    The Atrium Cafe is open until 3:30pm daily and offers coffee, tea, pastries, as well as some grab-and-go lunch items. 
  • Tenleytown
    Within two blocks of campus, Tenleytown offers over a dozen different eateries. Favorites include: Starbucks, Chick-Fil-A, Chipotle, Panera, Nandos, Cava, Whole Foods, and District Taco. 

Services

ServiceDescription
Parking We are please to offer all conference guests a 50% discounted parking rate of $8.00/day. 

Wi-Fi Complimentary access to our Wi-Fi network is included for all guests. 

Technology

TypeDescription
Multimedia We are pleased to offer state-of-the-art technology and audio/visual equipment. Our conference and classroom spaces are all equipped with surface pro devices and large drop down screens and projectors for clear and easy presentations. Many rooms are also equipped with webcams for live streaming and video recording. Handheld, lavalier, and tabletop microphones are available in most spaces. Conference clients will also enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the campus. 

Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110