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Graduate Academic Regulations -ARCHIVED

Old Graduate Academic Regulations

An update of the Graduate Academic Regulations was approved by the American University Faculty Senate on May 13, 2015. These new regulations will govern all American University students enrolled in graduate degree programs, in graduate certificate programs, or as graduate non-degree students beginning Fall semester 2015. THE REGULATIONS LISTED BELOW ARE FOR REFERENCE ONLY. 

Click here for the new Graduate Academic Regulations.

A summary of the major changes between the regulations approved recently and the regulations approved in 2012 can be found here. This document only summarizes these changes and should not be construed as actual policy.

Graduate Academic Regulations - No longer effective as of August 31, 2015

Preamble

Admissions Policies

Evaluation of Academic Performance

Graduate Assistantships

Degree Requirements

Registration Policies