Directory of Offices & Services

Office/Service

Phone

Location

  • M

      • Math & Stats Lab
      • Hurst Hall, Room 210
      • 202-885-3120
    • Hours
      This lab is open for classes and by appointment only.

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      Math & Stats Lab
      Hurst Hall, Room 210
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Music
      • Katzen Arts Center, Room 137
      • 202-885-3872
    • Music at American University goes beyond the studio, rehearsal hall, stage, or classroom: students choose a focus in performance, music history and literature, composition, theory, arts management, or a self-designed concentration.

      202-885-3872
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      202-885-1092
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      Music
      Katzen Arts Center, Room 137
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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  • N

      • Nat Center for Hlth / Fitness
    • The National Center for Health Fitness (NCHF), a leader in the field of health promotion and wellness, was established in 1980. At the time of its charter, the central purpose of NCHF was to provide leadership for the nation in the area of health risk identification, and lifestyle improvement.

      Nat Center for Hlth / Fitness
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • New Media Center
      • Hurst, Room 212
      • 202-885-2560
    • Hours
      Monday-Thursday: 10:00am-11:00pm Friday: 10:00am-6:00pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: 11:00am-11:00pm

      202-885-2560
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      New Media Center
      Hurst, Room 212
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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  • O

      • Office of Enrollment
      • Letts LL3
      • 202-885-6000
    • Office of Enrollment

      202-885-6000
      Phone

      202-885-1025
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      Office of Enrollment
      Letts LL3
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Office of Finance / Treasurer
      • New Mexico, Room 280
      • 202-885-2700
    • The Office of Finance and Treasurer is responsible for the financial stewardship of the university. It also aims to deliver the best services possible to support the academic mission of the university.

      Hours
      8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

      202-885-2700
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      Office of Finance / Treasurer
      New Mexico, Room 280
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Office of Graduate Studies
      • Wisconsin (4200) Suite 201
      • 202-885-3753
    • 202-885-3753
      Phone

      202-885-1034
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      Office of Graduate Studies
      Wisconsin (4200) Suite 201
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Office of Information Technology
      • Wisconsin (4620) 2nd Floor
      • 202-885-2550
    • The Office of Information Technology is the staff administrative function for American University, providing the central information technology and communications services and management to the AU community.

      202-885-2550
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      Office of Information Technology
      Wisconsin (4620) 2nd Floor
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Office of Merit Awards
      • Letts Lower Level, Room 6
      • 202-885-1854
    • The Career Center’s Office of Merit Awards prepares AU students and alumni to apply for nationally competitive, merit-based scholarships that fund study abroad, undergraduate research, and graduate education.

      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

      202-885-1854
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      Office of Merit Awards
      Letts Lower Level, Room 6
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Office of Sponsored Programs
      • Wisconsin (4200) Suite 300
      • 202-885-3440
    • The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) assists American University faculty and staff with all aspects of funding research, proposal submissions and awards

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      Office of Sponsored Programs
      Wisconsin (4200) Suite 300
      4200 Wisconsin Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Office of Sustainability
      • New Mexico Suite 265
      • 202-885-6262
    • American University is committed to acting on our values through social responsibility, service, and an active pursuit of sustainability. Our work in the Office of Sustainability honors the university's history of practical idealism, commitment to public service, and global outlook. Working together, we are greening the American dream.

      202-885-6262
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      Office of Sustainability
      New Mexico Suite 265
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Office of the General Counsel
      • 3201 New Mexico Ave
      • 202-885-3285
    • The Office of General Counsel represents American University and may not represent individual students, faculty, or staff except when these individuals are named as defendants in litigation as a result of actions or omissions within the course and scope of their employment or institutional representation. For personal legal advice, employees and students should consult a private attorney.

      202-885-3285
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      202-885-3273
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      Office of the General Counsel
      3201 New Mexico Ave
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Office of the Provost
      • Leonard Lower Level
      • 202-885-2127
    • The provost is the chief academic officer at American University and is responsible for the guiding vision and leadership of the university's academic affairs.

      202-885-2127
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      202-885-2173
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      Office of the Provost
      Leonard Lower Level
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Office of University Architect
      • Wisconsin (4620) 3rd Floor
      • 202-885-1369
    • Office of University Architect is a group of design professionals managing the design and construction of the Campus. We consist of architects, planners, construction managers, construction coordinators, intern architects, landscape architects, interior designers, and space managers.

      202-885-1369
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      202-885-1056
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      Office of University Architect
      Wisconsin (4620) 3rd Floor
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Online Learning
      • Leonard 1st Floor
      • 202-885-2150
    • Online learning simply means learning through remote methods outside the traditional "bricks and mortar" classroom. Technological advances and the Internet have enabled teachers to create virtual classrooms, which offer the same high quality learning experience and even some advantages over the traditional campus. 

      202-885-2150
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      202-885-2173
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      Online Learning
      Leonard 1st Floor
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Orientation, Transition & Retention
      • Butler Pavilion Room 407
      • 202-885-3303
    • Your decision to attend AU is one of the most important ones that you'll ever make. The staff of the Office of the Dean of Students is here to make sure all of AU's new students-first year, transfer, and graduate-start the academic year off right. The people you meet and the activities you participate in during orientation programs and Welcome Weeks activities will help to shape your AU experience. We hope that you'll look, listen, discover, and ask questions. Staff members from our office as well as other members of the university community, will do everything possible to help you on your journey towards success.

      202-885-3303
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      202-885-1560
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      Orientation, Transition & Retention
      Butler Pavilion Room 407
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
      • 202-895-4860
    • The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute is an association of, by, and for people who wish to continue to study and learn. OLLI is dedicated to the proposition that learning is a lifelong process, and curiosity never retires.

      202-895-4860
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      202-895-4865
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      Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Parking and Traffic
      • Letts Lower Level, Suite 1
      • 202-885-3111
    • Departmental Complimentary Guest Parking Permits are provided to the University departments for distribution to the department’s guests. We ask that requests be submitted to Transportation Services 48 hours in advance at transportation@american.edu.

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      Parking and Traffic
      Letts Lower Level, Suite 1
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Philosophy / Religion
      • Battelle Tompkins, Room 120
      • 202-885-2925
    • The Department of philosophy and religion explores the nature of the real world, the basis of human values, and foundations of reason. Students approach these issues through study of both historical literature and contemporary developments.

      202-885-2925
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      202-885-1094
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      Philosophy / Religion
      Battelle Tompkins, Room 120
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Prospective Student Financial Aid
      • Financial Aid Building
      • 202-885-6500
    • The Financial Aid office for American University. Our FAFSA School Identification number is #001434.

      Hours
      Mon.-Fri: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wed.: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

      202-885-6500
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      202-885-1025
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      Prospective Student Financial Aid
      Financial Aid Building
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016-8001
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      • Psychology
      • Asbury, Room 321
      • 202-885-1710
    • The Department of Psychology offers a BA, Minor, BA/MA, MA, and PhD. Courses are offered in clinical, social, personality, development, behavioral neuroscience, and experimental psychology.  Students may design programs that approach psychology as a social science, a natural science, or a combination of both.

      202-885-1710
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      202-885-1023
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      Psychology
      Asbury, Room 321
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Public Health
      • Mary Graydon Center, Room 328
      • 202-885-3971
    • Public health is a highly interdisciplinary; degrees include courses from all schools and colleges at AU with more than 70 faculty members across campus.

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      Public Health
      Mary Graydon Center, Room 328
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Public Safety
      • Public Safety Bldg
      • 202-885-2527
    • The Public Safety plays a key role at AU. Our website give the user important phone numbers and educates students on the training, credentials, and authority of Public Safety officers, on campus and in surrounding neighborhoods. The site also includes descriptions of Public Safety’s role in the campus emergency plan.

      Hours
      The Office of the Chief can only respond to your e-mail inquiries between 9 AM and 5 PM, Monday - Friday. For emergencies, please call 202.885.3636.

      202-885-2527
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      202-885-1867
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      Public Safety
      Public Safety Bldg
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Public Service Work Study Prg.
      • Butler Pavilion 5th floor
      • 202-885-1807
    • 202-885-1807
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      202-885-1861
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      Public Service Work Study Prg.
      Butler Pavilion 5th floor
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Residence Hall Association
      • Leonard Hall
      • 202-885-1RHA
    • The American University Residence Hall Association is committed to its residents. Through excellent programming and outreach, we strive to make your time in the residence halls feel like home. As a student run organization, we provide leadership opportunities, ranging from hall council to executive board positions. We are here to make your living environment what you want it to be.

      202-885-1RHA
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      202-885-1154
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      Residence Hall Association
      Leonard Hall
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Risk Management and Environmental Health and Safety
    • 3301 New Mexico Avenue Suite 352 rmo@american.edu

      Hours
      3301 New Mexico Avenue Suite 352 rmo@american.edu

      Risk Management and Environmental Health and Safety
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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      • Risk Mgmt / Safety Services
      • New Mexico Suite 352
      • 202-885-2706
    • The Risk Management and Safety Services Office partners with the AU community to protect university assets and reduce financial, operational, technological, and reputational risks. The office administers insurance, environmental, health, and safety needs; and assists departments in monitoring compliance with federal and local laws and regulations.

      Hours
      9:00AM - 5:00PM

      202-885-2706
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      202-885-3278
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      Risk Mgmt / Safety Services
      New Mexico Suite 352
      4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
      Washington, DC 20016
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