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See the Best of Preview Day!


See what makes Preview Day the best way to experience AU's campus!

Preview Day is your chance to experience the best of AU.

Preview Day is American University's premier open house for prospective undergraduate students and their families. You'll have a chance to tour campus and learn about the admissions process. Schools and colleges will host academic overviews and showcases, and many student groups will be present at the Student Life Fair. You'll also have a chance to meet the Admissions team, in addition to many staff and faculty who can't wait to show you the best of AU.

Winter Preview Day 2022 Schedule

Winter Preview Day—February 21, 2022

Important Notice: COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols

For your safety as well as the safety of the AU community, all guests/visitors must be fully vaccinated and will need to present proof of full COVID-19 vaccination at this event, with a preference of using the digital vaccine card via the CLEAR app (iOS or Android) if you are 18 years of age or older. You can also present your paper CDC card and a driver’s license or other government-issued ID with photo or a digital copy of your CDC Card and a driver’s license or other government-issued ID with photo.

If guests are unvaccinated because of religious/medical reasons, they must present at the visit a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours before this event and a driver’s license or other government-issued ID with photo.

All attendees will be required to wear an N95, KN95, or KF94 mask at all times while on campus for this event. 

All visitors to American University's campus are required to abide by American University Health and Safety Directives and the District of Columbia public health and safety requirements. In registering for a campus visit, you and your guests are agreeing to these requirements and understand that the safety of everyone on campus depends on adherence to these rules; and acknowledge that guests/visitors to the University may be restricted from accessing University premises for noncompliance.


You can register for Preview Day via your Future Eagle Portal or by calling us at 202-885-6000 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. (ET).

To request accommodations for persons with disabilities, please call 202-885-6060 at least two weeks in advance of the event date.