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Graduate Schools of American University

If you want to check out all of the schools at AU, click here for degree options and forms to request more information.

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Internal Funding Resources

We provides competitive intramural awards to faculty and students to support their research, scholarship, and creative activities. 

Internal Funding Opportunities

Dissertation Council Form and Instructions

Looking for the forms you'll need to get your Dissertation Committee approved? Click here to access the forms.


Graduate Program Director (GPD) online guide

Our Graduate Program Director (GPD) online guide is intended to be a resource for new and continuing faculty in charge of graduate programs. Click here for more detailed information.

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Panopto Video Series: Graduate Academic Regulations

We are putting together short videos for faculty, administrators and students on the new Graduate Academic Regulations. We have added two new videos that will help students, faculty, and staff understand the regulations. Click on the flag to go directly to the videos. Enjoy!