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Grant Parent (Person Proxy) Access

You may grant your parents, guardians or other users access to make a payment and/or view your account activity. To protect your privacy, the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) requires us to obtain student permission before sharing your educational records.

Please follow the steps below to grant access.

  1. Sign in to the student portal (myAU.american.edu)
  2. Click “Eagle Service” under “Personalized Links”
  3. Click on the "Student Name Icon"
  4. *Click on “View/Add Person Proxy” 
  5. Select person from drop down box and add a proxy.
  6. Select the permission for proxy user. You can select to authorize your proxy to make a payment and/or view account activity.  
  7. Click (save) and then click the submit button.

* If you do not have any users, you can add a user at myau portal (myau.american.edu) using “Authorize Access to My Data” link under Academics


Video Tutorial

Online video tutorial. Video tutorial directions for the Person Proxy are coming soon, however please review written instructions here.  

If you have any questions related to Eagle Services, please contact AU Central at aucentral@american.edu.