AU Honors

Class of 2021

AU Honors Overview

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.

AU Honors students are dedicated, hard-working, intelligent, and committed to expanding their worldview. Enrolling small cohorts of talented students each year, the program is designed to challenge students with the desire and ability to perform at the highest level.

AU Honors students receive a $30,000 undergraduate merit award each year - a $20,000 Presidential Scholarship and a $10,000 AU Honors Scholarship.

How Has Honors Impacted Your Time at AU?


AU Honors students discuss how the Honors program has impacted their time at AU.