Students Organizations

Students at GW Law are active and involved members of their academic community. Over the years, they have established a number of organizations that reflect their diverse interests and concerns. These organizations play an important role beyond that of fostering camaraderie. By sponsoring speakers and panel discussions and encouraging dialogue on a wide variety of legal issues, the activities of the Law School's student organizations have become an important extension of the curriculum. Through these organizations, students also make significant contributions to the Washington, DC-area community.

Student Bar Association (SBA)

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

American Constitution Society 

Antitrust Law Association

Arab Student Law Association

Art Law and Entertainment Society

Asian/Pacific American Law Student Association (APALSA)

Bar None Project (BNP)

Black Law Student Association (BLSA)

Christian Legal Society

Corporate and Business Law Society (CBLS)

Criminal Law Society

Cyberlaw Students Association (CYLSA)

District of Columbia Public Defender Service Recording Sealing Service (DRSS)

East Asian Law Society (EALS)

Education Law & Advocacy Network (ELAN)

Entertainment and Sports Law Association (ESPLA)

Environmental Law Association (ELA)

Equal Justice Foundation (EJF)

Evening Law Student Association (ELSA)

Family Law Society  

The Federalist Society

The Feminist Forum

Finance and International Trade Law Society (FITL)

Government Contracts Students Association (GCSA) 

Gulf Recovery Network (GRN) 

GW Basketball Association (GWBA)

GW Law Democrats 

GW Law Running Club

GW Law Softball Club

Hispanic Law Student Association (HLSA)

Human Rights Law Society (HRLS)

Immigration Law Association (ILA)

International Law Society (ILS)

The Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP)

Jewish Law Student Association (JLSA)

J. Reuben Clark Law Society

Lambda Law

Law Association for Women (LAW)

Law Revue

Law Students for Reproductive Justice

Military Law Society

Muslim Law Students Association (MLSA)

National Lawyers Guild

National Security Law Association (NSLA)

Native American Law Student Association (NALSA)

Nota Bene  

Phi Alpha Delta (PAD)

Phi Delta Phi (PDP)

Planning and Law Society (PALS)

Political Law Society

Promissory Notes (PN)

Society of European Law Students (SELS)

South Asian Law Student Association (SALSA) 

Space Law Society (SLS)

Street Law

Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF)

Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP)

Student Health Law Association (SHLA)

Student Intellectual Property Law Association (SIPLA)

Tax Law Society (TLS)

Vintners & Brewers Legal Society

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