The Catholic University of America

Directions to the COLUMBUS  SCHOOL OF LAW

Admissions

 

 DC Map

 

FROM THE NORTHWEST (I-70 EAST): In Frederick, MD take exit 53, Route 270 South toward Washington. Exit onto Route 495 East (left exit); this is also called the Capital Beltway. Take exit 28, New Hampshire Ave., Route 650 South (Takoma Park). Drive 4.5 miles and turn left onto North Capitol St. (You will be forced to turn left here. There may not be a sign that you are on North Capitol.) At the 7th light, turn left onto Hawaii Ave. At the bottom of the hill where Hawaii Avenue ends, turn left and make an immediate right onto a ramp to John McCormack Road, just before going over the bridge. Turn right at the stop sign and continue on John McCormack Road to the law school, 3600 John McCormack Rd. Park in the garage in the law school building on your right.

FROM THE NORTH (I-95 SOUTH): Take 95 to 495 West; this is also called the Capital Beltway. Stay in the right-hand lane and exit at New Hampshire Ave., South (RT. 650). Follow directions to the law school in the second paragraph above.

FROM THE SOUTH (I-95 NORTH): When I-95 intersects the Capital Beltway (Routes 495 and 95), get on Route 395. Follow Route 395 until it ends at New York Ave., where you must turn right. After the second light, bear right onto M St. Then turn left onto North Capitol St. Drive for approximately 1.4 miles and turn right onto Michigan Ave. Go pass the 5th light and turn left at John McCormack Road just before going over the bridge. The Law School building is approximately 1/4 mile on your left. To enter the garage, turn left at the driveway before passing the law school.

FROM THE EAST (ROUTE 50--JOHN HANSON HIGHWAY): As you approach Washington, Route 50 becomes New York Ave. Do not follow the New York Avenue signs into the city. Stay in the right lane and exit on South Dakota Avenue. Drive to the sixth light (approx. 1.3 miles). Turn left onto Monroe St. and drive to the 9th light (approx. 1.2 miles). Turn right on 7th St., turn right on Michigan Ave. and take a left at John McCormack Road just before going over the bridge. The Law School building is approximately 1/4 mile on your left. To enter the garage, turn left at the driveway before passing the law school.


FROM THE WEST (ROUTE 66):
Route 66 empties onto Constitution Ave. Drive on Constitution Ave. until you pass 2nd St.; then immediately turn diagonally left onto Louisiana Ave. At the 5th light turn left onto North Capitol St. Drive for approx. 2.1 miles and turn right onto Michigan Ave. Go through five lights and turn left on John McCormack Road just before going over the bridge. The Law School building is approximately 1/4 mile on your left. To enter the garage, turn left at the driveway before passing the law school. There is a circular driveway in front of the building for those guests arriving by taxi.

FROM DOWNTOWN DC: See directions from West - OR - take Rhode Island Avenue North (Route 1) out of the city. Pass North Capitol Street. Go to 4th Street NE. Turn left onto 4th St., NE. Follow 4th St. until it runs into Michigan Avenue. Turn Right onto Michigan Ave. Just before bridge, turn left onto John McCormack Road. The Law School building is approximately 1/4 mile on your left. To enter the garage, turn left at the driveway before passing the law school. There is a circular driveway in front of the building for those guests arriving by taxi.

BY AIRPLANE

FROM REAGAN NATIONAL AIRPORT: Taxis are available at the airport: the fare is approx. $15. Metro rail is also available from the airport. From the airport, take either the Yellow or Blue line; transfer to the Red line either at Gallery Place (Yellow) or Metro Center (Blue); then take the Silver Spring/Glenmont (Red) train to the Brookland/CUA stop; exit the station to the left, cross the street to the sidewalk, turn right on John McCormack Road and continue to the law school building. * Don't walk into the main campus.*

FROM B.W.I. (BALTIMORE-WASHINGTON INTERNATIONAL) OR DULLES: Buses and limousines depart from both airports for downtown Washington (approx. $12). Trains are also available to Union Station from B.W.I. From Union Station, taxi or Metro rail is available to CUA on the Red line toward Silver Spring/Glenmont to the Brookland/CUA stop on the Metro; exit the station to the left. Cross the street to the sidewalk, turn right on John McCormack Road and continue to the law school building. * Don't walk into the main campus.

 

BY TRAIN FROM UNION STATION

Taxi (about $7) or Metro rail service is available from Union Station. By Metro, take the Red line toward Silver Spring/ Glenmont to the Brookland/ CUA stop. Exit the station to the left, cross the street to the sidewalk, turn right on John McCormack Road and continue to the law school building. * Don't walk into the main campus.*

 

BY METRO

We are located on the Red line at the Brookland/CUA stop. Exit the station to the left, cross the street to the sidewalk, turn right on John McCormack Road and continue to the law school building. * Don't walk into the main campus.*

 

METRO Map

At the Columbus School of Law of The Catholic University of America our goal is to create a community of learning rich in multicultural diversity. Soliciting applicants from a vast array of racial, religious, social and ethnic backgrounds, cultivates an educational environment where free thought in the marketplace of ideas is not just accepted, but the norm.

Admission Inquiries
Inquiries regarding admissions should be directed to Columbus School of Law, Office of Admissions, The Catholic University of America, Cardinal Station, Washington, DC 20064

Phone: 202-319-5151
Email: admissions@law.edu

 

Director: Shani J.P. Butts

Assistant Director: Jermaine Cruz

for more information

Phone: 202-319-6126

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The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
             3600 John McCormack Rd, NE

Washington, DC 20064