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AU Honors | Prospective Students

The American University Honors Program (AU Honors) is a rigorous, hands-on, four-year program dedicated to exploring real world issues through an interdisciplinary lens. Enrolling 25 students each year, the program offers a unique, team-taught curriculum of liberal arts courses and research projects designed to challenge students with the desire and ability to perform at the highest level. First-year AU Honors students reside in a diverse living-learning community in Hughes Hall. 

Quick Facts

Students Accepted per Year: 25
Faculty per Teaching Team: 2-3
Student-Faculty Ratio: 12:1
Merit Scholarship: $30,000 per year