First Year Fundamentals, American University's new student orientation held during Welcome Week, is designed to welcome new families and students to American University. During the program, you will learn more about academics and campus life at AU, while meeting other new students as well as current AU student leaders who will help you acclimate to the campus. In addition to meeting with your academic school and advisor, you will learn your way around campus and our community so that you are prepared for the rest of Welcome Week and the school year!
Monday and Tuesday of Welcome Week 2017.
Check-in will be available from 8:00 a.m.- 9:00 a.m. on the first morning. The program will run until about 7:30 p.m. that evening for students and about 6:45 p.m. for parents and families. The second day will begin at 8:00 a.m. and will conclude around 2:00 p.m.
Transfer Transitions (Orientation for Transfer Students)
Transfer Transitions, American University's Transfer Student Orientation held during Welcome Week, is designed to welcome Transfer students and their families to the AU community! During the program, students and guests will hear from a variety of on campus departments and resources, meet other transfer students, and get the opportunity to meet with their academic schools and advisor. Beyond this, attending students will become more prepared to better start Welcome Week and the Fall semester on a high note!
Tuesday of Welcome Week 2017.
Check-in will be available from 8:00 a.m.- 9:00 a.m. on the morning of the program. It will conclude around 5:00 p.m. that evening. Please check back here for a draft of our schedule with the coming weeks.