Office of the Provost


  • Office of the Provost
    Fax: 202-885-2173
    Leonard, Room Lower Level

    Bass, Scott A.

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Welcome to the Office of the Provost. 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. This Web page is intended to be a resource for students and faculty as well as those interested in learning more about American University. A complete list of units that report to the provost is available on the Provost Office Organizational Chart.

AU 2030

AU 2030

AU 2030 is a strategic planning initiative that looks to the institution's future and identifies groundbreaking areas for which AU can be nationally and internationally recognized as the very best.

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AU Reach

Cheria Funches, SPA/BA ’14, leading an elementary school class in New Orleans.

American University has always been known for its commitment to providing students with a variety of opportunities to engage with issues through academics, research, investigation and personal experiences. 

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