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In a time of unprecedented challenges, the American University community steps up to take on issues and make an impact. At AU, we learn, research, and work to spark positive change in our neighborhood and world.

See Change in Action

Challenge Accepted

COVID-19 Operating Status

Welcome back! As we begin the fall semester, we remain committed to the health and safety of the AU community.

Resources and Guidance related to COVID-19

Where to Start

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Interested in getting a feel for our classes, campus, and community? Bring the AU experience to you with virtual events, tours, webinars, and more.

 

Experience AU  For Parents & Families

Talk to an AU Insider

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Connect with an AU Student Ambassador or someone from graduate admissions to get the inside scoop on majors, clubs, or the difference an AU degree makes.

 

Connect With Us

Our Commitments

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Washington, DC is our
  • laboratory.
  • classroom.
  • home.
  • community.
  • playground.
  • laboratory.
  • classroom.
  • home.
  • community.
  • playground.