Directory of Offices & Services

Office/Service

Phone

Location

  • A

      • Academic Support & Access Center
      • Mary Graydon Center, Room 243
      • 202-885-3360
    • The Academic Support and Access Center (ASAC) supports the academic development and educational goals of all American University students and is committed to providing access for individuals with disabilities within the university's diverse community.

      Hours
      Monday-Thursday 9:00a.m. - 7:00p.m. Friday 9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

      202-885-3360
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      202-885-1042
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      Academic Support & Access Center
      Mary Graydon Center, Room 243
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Admissions Office: Law (WCL)
      • WCL, Room 507
      • 202-274-4101
    • Washington, D.C., the center of the nation's legal institutions, is also the nation's legal home, with federal and state agencies, courts, trade associations, public interest groups, corporations, and hundreds of private firms. With a lawyer population of 1 in 12, Washington is a lawyer's city unlike any other.

      Hours
      Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm

      202-274-4101
      Phone

      202-274-4107
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      Admissions Office: Law (WCL)
      WCL, Room 507
      4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • American Studies
      • Mary Graydon, Room 327
      • 202-885-6761
    • The American Studies program offers unique opportunities for undergraduate study. Our courses bring together faculty and students from many academic fields — anthropology, art history, biology, environmental studies. history, literature, Jewish studies, North American studies, sociology and women's and gender studies.

      202-885-6761
      Phone

      202-885-1837
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      American Studies
      Mary Graydon, Room 327
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Army Corps Project (USACE)
      • 202-885-2020
    • As a result of U.S. Army operations in Northwest Washington during World War I and the discovery of materials left over from their research and testing, the American University campus has been one of many sites targeted for environmental testing by the Army Corps of Engineers. With assistance from the Environmental Protection Agency and the D.C. Department of Health, the Army Corps has been sampling and testing soil throughout the Spring Valley area.

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      • Art
      • Katzen Arts Center, Room 101
      • 202-885-1670
    • The Department of Art at American University encompasses the creative activities of the fine arts, painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, and multimedia; the artistic applications of design; and theoretical and historical concerns of art history. We offer degree programs in Art History, Graphic Design, and Studio Art, as well as a an array of elective courses.

      202-885-1670
      Phone

      202-885-1132
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      Art
      Katzen Arts Center, Room 101
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Art History
      • Katzen Arts Center, Room 101
      • 202-885-1670
    • Balanced between a sound disciplinary foundation and innovative methodological approaches, the program offers small classes with individual attention, a close-knit and supportive student cohort, and internships in major museums, local galleries, and government agencies.

      202-885-1670
      Phone

      202-885-1132
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      Art History
      Katzen Arts Center, Room 101
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Arts Management
      • Katzen Arts Center, Room 215
      • 202-885-3485
    • Since 1974, the program has trained students for careers in nonprofit performing and visual arts organizations, as well as government organizations: our students, who enjoy a nearly 100% job placement rate, become leaders in arts organizations nationally and internationally.

      202-885-3485
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      202-885-1092
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      Arts Management
      Katzen Arts Center, Room 215
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Athletics and Recreation
      • Sports Center, Room 230
      • 202-885-3043
    • The American University is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), whose governing body is committed to the student-athletes, their education and participation in sports while abiding by all rules and regulations. As a member of the Patriot League we ensure that our athletic programs promote and require the highest standards of sporting behavior and ethical conduct by all participants (student-athletes, coaches, staff and faculty).

      202-885-3043
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      202-885-3029
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      Athletics and Recreation
      Sports Center, Room 230
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • AU Abroad
      • Rockwood
      • 202-885-1320
    • Earn college credit, learn a foreign language, and gain international work experience and contacts--all while you explore a foreign region of the world!

      AU Abroad offers over 100 programs in more than 30 countries around the world. This year alone, almost 800 AU students will have an international experience, and over 60% of all AU students will have a study abroad experience before they graduate.

      202-885-1320
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      202-885-1370
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      AU Abroad
      Rockwood
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • AU Central
      • Asbury, Room 201
      • 202-885-8000
    • AU Central brings together in a centralized location the student services provided by the Offices of the Registrar, Financial Aid and Student Accounts.

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      AU Central
      Asbury, Room 201
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • AU MSOD
      • Watkins, Room 111
      • 202-885-6206
    • AU MSOD offers a rigorous theoretical and practical course of study that focuses on: the importance of the practitioner’s own presence or use of self; the pivotal role of groups and teams in creating and leading sustainable organization change; the action research and process consultation approaches to system change; and the importance of diversity, cultural competence, social justice and values in the ethical practice of transformational change.

      202-885-6206
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      202-885-1070
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      AU MSOD
      Watkins, Room 111
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Audio & Video Systems & Services
      • Anderson Hall Lower Level, Room B-43
      • 202-885-2296
    • Hours
      Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 11:00pm Sat and Sun: as requested

      202-885-2296
      Phone

      202-885-2260
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      Audio & Video Systems & Services
      Anderson Hall Lower Level, Room B-43
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Audio Technology
      • Kreeger T12
      • 202-885-2746
    • Named #1 in the nation by Education Portal, the Audio Technology Program offers bachelor's and master's degrees focused on both the art and the science of audio and music technology.

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      Audio Technology
      Kreeger T12
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Auxiliary Services
      • New Mexico, Room 265
      • 202-885-3990
    • Auxiliary Services is an administrative Office of the Vice President of Finance and Treasurer and is responsible for the fiscal and operational management of the Retail Shops and Vending Services at American University. Retail Services available on campus include bookstore, banking, copy and postal services, hair care, dining and vending.

      Hours
      9:00AM - 5:00PM

      202-885-3990
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      Auxiliary Services
      New Mexico, Room 265
      3201 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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  • B

      • Board of Trustees
      • President's Bldg First Floor Reception
      • 202-885-2145
    • Since its founding in 1893, American University has benefited greatly from the devotion, service, intellectual contributions, ethical behavior, and philanthropy of many thousands of faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends. In a very real sense, they also are "trustees" of the institutions by virtue of their dedication, affection, and generosity that help to ensure that the University will faithfully serve this and future generations.

      202-885-2145
      Phone

      202-885-3279
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      Board of Trustees
      President's Bldg First Floor Reception
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Bookstore
      • Butler Pavilion
      • 202-885-6300
    • From Apparel to Computer Products, Textbooks to General School Supplies, the American University Campus Store has it...

      202-885-6300
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      202- 885-6373
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      Bookstore
      Butler Pavilion
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Box Office: Greenberg Theatre
      • 202-885-ARTS
    • Find out what is happening at the Greenberg Theatre...

      To buy tickets online visit: american.tix.com

      Hours
      Tue–Sat, 3 pm to 6 pm

      202-885-ARTS
      Phone

      202-885-1120
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      Box Office: Greenberg Theatre
      4200 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Box Office: Katzen
      • Katzen Box Office
      • 202-885-ARTS
    • Home to AU Museum, the Departments of Art and Performing Arts, Abramson Family Recital Hall, and Studio Theatre

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      Box Office: Katzen
      Katzen Box Office
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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  • C

      • Capital One Bank
      • Butler Pavilion Tunnel
      • 202-537-2801
    • Includes: Walk-up ATM Change Express

      Hours
      Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 5:00PM

      202-537-2801
      Phone

      202-537-2814
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      Capital One Bank
      Butler Pavilion Tunnel
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Career Center
      • Butler Pavilion 5th Floor
      • 202-885-1804
    • The Career Center teaches undergraduates, graduate students and alumni how to develop educational and career goals, decision-making skills and job search strategies needed to manage their professional and academic pursuits.

      Hours
      Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm Wednesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

      202-885-1804
      Phone

      202-885-1861
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      Career Center
      Butler Pavilion 5th Floor
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016-8033
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      • CAS Dean's Office
      • Battelle Tompkins, Room 200
      • 202-885-2446
    • CAS Dean's Office

      202-885-2446
      Phone

      202-885-2429
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      CAS Dean's Office
      Battelle Tompkins, Room 200
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • CAS IRC Programs
      • Battelle Tompkins
    • The Initiative for Russian Culture (IRC) at American University promotes greater understanding of Russian culture's versatility and richness among all Consortium students in the Washington, DC, area. It builds lasting connections between Russians and Americans by reaching out to their hearts and minds.

      CAS IRC Programs
      Battelle Tompkins
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Center for Behavioral Neuroscience
      • 202-885-1717
    • Interdisciplinary research that promotes excellence in the study of brain function and its manifestation in behavior.

      202-885-1717
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      Center for Behavioral Neuroscience
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Center for Community Engagement and Service
      • Mary Graydon Center, Room 273
      • 202-885-7378
    • Our programs introduce students to the many facets of our capital city beyond the monuments and museums. We build bridges between AU and the diverse communities of the Washington, DC metropolitan area, working to strengthen AU's committee to be an engaged member of the city and a collaborator in addressing local concerns.

      Hours
      Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

      202-885-7378
      Phone

      202-885-1554
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      Center for Community Engagement and Service
      Mary Graydon Center, Room 273
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Center for Diversity and Inclusion
      • Mary Graydon Center 201 and 202
      • 202-885-3651
    • The Center for Diversity & Inclusion is dedicated to enhancing LGBTQ, Multicultural, First Generation, and Women's experiences on campus and to advance AU's commitment to respecting & valuing diversity by serving as a resource and liaison to students, staff, and faculty on issues of equity through education, outreach, and advocacy.

      Hours
      Monday-Friday, 9am - 5pm

      202-885-3651
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      202-885-1168
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      Center for Diversity and Inclusion
      Mary Graydon Center 201 and 202
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Center for Information Technology and the Global Economy (CITGE)
      • (202) 885-1991
    • (202) 885-1991
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      Center for Information Technology and the Global Economy (CITGE)
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Center on Health, Risk, & Society (CHRS)
      • Constitution, Room 210
      • 202-895-4973
    • Interdisciplinary community of scholars conducting research on the social dimensions of health and health-related risks, especially on their roots in social inequality, and on structural interventions aimed at addressing them.

      202-895-4973
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      202-885-2477
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      Center on Health, Risk, & Society (CHRS)
      Constitution, Room 210
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Chemistry
      • Beeghly, Room 104
      • 202-885-1750
    • Chemistry is the science that deals with the composition of  materials, their structures and properties, the transformations they undergo, and the energy changes that accompany these transformations. Areas of study  include general, organic, medicinal, physical, analytical, and inorganic chemistry, as well as biochemistry and earth science.

      202-885-1750
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      202-885-1752
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      Chemistry
      Beeghly, Room 104
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Child Development Center
      • Child Dev Center Main Campus
      • 202-885-3330
    • The Child Development Center serves the AU Community by providing an opportunity for the primary family caregiver to pursue a university education, supporting the family unit through child care for the university community, providing an educational experience for university students interested in young children and parenting, and offering an educational program for thirty children, ages 2 and a half to 6 years.

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      Child Development Center
      Child Dev Center Main Campus
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • CLALS
      • 4545 42nd Street, NW
      • 202-885-6178
    • The Center for Latin American and Latino Studies (CLALS) engages scholars and practitioners to promote cutting-edge research on compelling issues to enrich understanding of Latin America and of Latino communities in the U.S.

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      CLALS
      4545 42nd Street, NW
      Suite 308
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • CLEAR
      • Asbury North, B-36
      • 202-885-2396
    • The Center for Language Exploration, Acquisition and Research provides student and faculty support, including tutoring, computer work stations, video, audio, and international TV.

      202-885-2396
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      202-885-8425
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      CLEAR
      Asbury North, B-36
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Commencement
      • 202-885-2430
    • American University's commencement ceremonies occur each May. For more information about specific times and speakers, please visit our website.

      202-885-2430
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      202-885-3279
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      Commencement
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Communication, School of
      • McKinley
      • 202-885-2061
    • For more than 40 years, the School of Communication has delivered a strong professional education for undergraduate and graduate students, with a focus on public affairs and public service using the resources of Washington, DC.

      202-885-2061
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      202-885-2019
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      Communication, School of
      McKinley
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Counseling Center
      • Mary Graydon, Room 214
      • 202-885-3500
    • The Counseling Center offers counseling, self-help resources, referrals to private care, workshops, and discussion groups to help students gain the skills and insights they need to overcome adversity and thrive in their life and learning.

      Hours

      Mon and Thurs: 9am-6pm
      Tues, Wed, and Fri: 9am-5pm

      Summer hours: M-F 9am-5pm

      Closed Saturday and Sunday

      202-885-3500
      Phone

      202-885-1397
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      Counseling Center
      Mary Graydon, Room 214
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Ctr Teaching/Research/Learning
      • Hurst, Room 214
      • 202-885-2117
    • The Center for Teaching, Research & Learning (CTRL), which first opened its doors as the Center for Teaching Excellence in 1998, is one of American University's newest organizations. It institutionalizes a distinctive AU tradition: that superb teaching and engaged learning must be combined with world-class research and professional practice as complementary, mutually reinforcing pursuits.

      202-885-2117
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      202-885-1190
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      Ctr Teaching/Research/Learning
      Hurst, Room 214
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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  • D

      • Dance
      • Katzen Arts Center, Room 226
      • 202-885-3433
    • The dance program is grounded in the development of students as articulate movers, thinkers, writers, speakers and creators of dance, providing a balance between artistic expression, technical proficiency, and scholarly inquiry.

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      Dance
      Katzen Arts Center, Room 226
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Dean of Students
      • Butler Pavilion, Room 408
      • 202-885-3300
    • The office has many programs to help students learn outside the classroom and develop a sense of belonging to a diverse campus community. The programs bridge the academic and non-academic parts of student life.

      202-885-3300
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      202-885-1560
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      Dean of Students
      Butler Pavilion, Room 408
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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  • E

      • EagleBuck$
      • Anderson Hall First Floor
      • 202-885-3370
    • EagleBucks are a convenient, cashless way to pay for purchases at on-campus merchants and some of the area's most popular off-campus businesses. A pre-paid, stored value account that is part of your AU ID Card, EagleBucks has you covered with whatever you need, whenever you need it, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

      202-885-3370
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      202-885-1154
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      EagleBuck$
      Anderson Hall First Floor
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Eagle's Nest
      • Butler Pavilion Tunnel
      • 202-885-6318
    • AU's Convenience Store

      Hours
      Mon - Fri 7:00AM - 2:00PM
      Sat & Sun 10:00AM - 2:00PM

      202-885-6318
      Phone

      Eagle's Nest
      Butler Pavilion Tunnel
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Economics
      • Kreeger, Room 104
      • 202-885-3770
    • We believe that theoretical understanding, empirical investigation, and policy analysis are enriched by study of the evolution of economic ideas and economic institutions. We believe that thoughtful empirical work is essential for testing theoretical models and their policy implications. Our commitment to pluralism, empirical analysis, and policy relevance is evident in the research of our faculty and is reflected in our undergraduate and graduate programs.

      202-885-3770
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      202-885-3790
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      Economics
      Kreeger, Room 104
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Emergency Preparedness
      • New Mexico, Room 280
      • 202-885-2700
    • AU has a detailed emergency preparedness plan that provides notification instructions and operating procedures in the event of an emergency. This site provides a central location to access links to emergency alerts and procedures, as well as university resources and policies relating to emergency preparedness.

      Hours
      Monday - Friday 8:30AM - 5:30PM

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      Emergency Preparedness
      New Mexico, Room 280
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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