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View the listing below to learn more about our Spring/Summer 2017 recruitment events. For more information and/or to meet us on the road, please contact spainfo@american.edu.

Spring/Summer 2017 Recruitment Events

Event Location
Date
MS in Organization Development Info Sessions American University February-April 2017
DMV Information Session
(RSVP to rwalker@american.edu)
Artifact Coffee 1500 Union Ave., Baltimore, MD March 29 | 5:30-6:30 PM
National Conference on Undergraduate Research University of Memphis April 6-7
Virtual Information Session: Financial Aid
Online (RSVP)
April 12 | Noon-1:00 PM
Virtual Information Session: International Students Online (RSVP)
April 26 |
9:00-10:00 AM
Virtual Information Session: Housing & Student Life Online May 10
National Conference for College Women Student Leaders College Park, MD June 2
PPIA 2017 Public Service Expo George Washington University July 14

Graduate Student Visit Days

Spring Engagement Day(s) for Admitted Students

School of Public Affairs: Spring Engagement Day (All Master's Programs)
Start: 3/10/2017 9:00 AM
End: 3/10/2017 5:00 PM
Registration Close Date: 3/6/2017

The School of Public Affairs (SPA) will host our Spring Engagement Day that will begin with optional activities on Thursday evening to be followed by a full day on campus on Friday, March 10, 2017; 10:00am-5:00pm (EST) with a reception to follow. SPA's Spring Engagement Day offers Fall 2017 admitted master's students an opportunity to explore academic fit, engage with faculty and their future peer network, as well as experience the beautiful American University (AU) campus and the excitement of Washington, D.C. The experience is sure to enable students the privilege to envision themselves as part of the vibrant AU and SPA community.

The SPA Spring Engagement agenda will begin with an optional class visit and dinner with current students on Thursday, March 9. The experience continues on Friday, March 10 with a robust agenda that will include faculty current issue talks, departmental meetings with Chairs and Program Directors, a career service professional outcomes and networking presentation, alumni panel, as well as a session devoted to financial/merit aid. The Engagment Day will culminate with an early evening reception in downtown D.C.

All Fall 2017 admitted graduate students in SPA are invited to attend. Make your travel plans now to join us! More details including a detailed itinerary will be offered to registered participants closer to the event.

Questions: spagrad@american.edu.

Prospective Ph.D. students only
Full day orientation. Learn about the program and meet current doctoral students on AU's campus with evening reception
Location TBD
9:00 am-5:30 pm | 6:00 pm reception
Details forthcoming

To RSVP and/or provide questions regarding this event, please email spa_gradevents@american.edu.

School of Public Affairs: Spring Engagement Day (MPA & MPP Programs Only)
Start: 3/31/2017 9:00 AM
End: 3/31/2017 5:00 PM
Registration Close Date: 3/27/2017

The School of Public Affairs (SPA) will host our Spring Engagement Day that will begin with optional activities on Thursday evening to be followed by a full day on campus on Friday, March 10, 2017; 10:00am-5:00pm (EST) and reception to follow. SPA's Spring Engagement Day offers Fall 2017 admitted master's students an opportunity to explore academic fit, engage with faculty and their future peer network, as well as experience the beautiful American University (AU) campus and the excitement of Washington, D.C. The experience is sure to enable students the privilege to envision themselves as part of the vibrant AU and SPA community.

The SPA Spring Engagement agenda will begin with an optional class visit and dinner with current students on Thursday, March 30. The experience continues on Friday, March 31 with a robust agenda that will include faculty current issue talks, departmental meetings with Chairs and Program Directors, a career service professional outcomes and networking presentation, alumni panel, as well as a session devoted to financial/merit aid. The Engagment Day will culminate with an early evening reception in downtown D.C.

All Fall 2017 admitted graduate students in the MPA and MPP programs in SPA are invited to attend. Make your travel plans now to join us! More details including a detailed itinerary will be offered to registered participants closer to the event.

Questions: spagrad@american.edu.