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AU at a Glance

A global outlook, practical idealism, and a passion for public service define American University. AU's academic strengths are grounded in social responsibility and interdisciplinary study.

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Speeches on Campus

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AU by the Numbers

60%

of students study abroad

21 thousand

media placements in 2008

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130

countries represented in AU's student population