Office of Information Technology

Cable Television Service


Cable television service is provided in all residence hall rooms on both the main and Tenley campuses, as well as in some office locations.

Please note: students must bring their own television and coaxial connection cable and the original remote control in order to program the television for cable service.

If there are problems, contact the IT Help Desk at 202-885-2550, helpdesk@american.edu, or or AskAmericanUHelp to arrange for an IT staff member to be dispatched. Available channels are listed below.

 

Cable Channel Lineup for Main and Tenley Campuses

2 ATV
3 NBC
4 MTVu
5 Food Network
6 FOX
7 Galavision
8 MPT
9 Local Origination (SOC)
10 WB
11 WHUT
12 UPN
13 WETA
14 Local Origination (Commencement)
15 Local Origination (ATV)
16 TV-1
17 ABC
18 CBS
19 A&E
20 MSNBC
21 BBC America
22 TV Land
23 CNBC
24 Bloomberg
25 Fox News
26 Headline News
28 CNN
29 ESPN Classic
30 ESPN
31 ESPN News
32 ESPN2
33 NBA
34 BET
35 Fuse
36 Deutche Welle
37 MTV
38 MTV2
39 CMT
40 VH1
41 Discovery
42 TLC
43 Animal Planet
44 Lifetime
45 ABC Family
46 TNT
49 Spike
50 Court TV
51 Language Lab
52 History
53 HBO1
54 HBO2
55 HBO3
56 AMC
57 Nickelodeon
58 Cartoon Network
59 Gameshow
60 Sci Fi
61 E!
62 Comedy Central
63 CSPAN
64 CSPAN2
65 Weather Channel
66 FX
67 HBO Family
68 OWN - Oprah Winfrey Network
69 Health Network
70 Univision
71 USA
72 TBS
73 NASA
75 Language Lab
76 Language Lab
77 Bravo
78 IFC
79 Discovery Science
80 ESPN-U
81 NFL Network
82 VH1 Classic
85 SOAP
89 Women's Entertainment
90 MHz1
91 Link TV
92 Current
93 National Geographic
94 Language Lab
95 Language Lab