This site is designed as a resource for you to use when assisting your students. The following links provide you with tools, tips, PDFs of our major handouts, and useful links to use when assisting your students. Please feel free to share the information you find here with students, parents, and your colleagues.
Best wishes from the International Admissions team at American University in Washington, D.C.
Learn more about American University from the international perspective: who we are, what we’re looking for, and how to start the application process!
- 2023 International Admissions Virtual Visit Presentation
- AU 2023 Letter for Counselors Outside the U.S.
- 2021 AU-Shorelight Partnership Counselor Announcement
- International/U.S. Global Nomad Inquiry Card
- Poster Announcing AU Visits
- Tips for a Good Informational Interview
International Undergraduate Admissions Brochures and Flyers
- New! 2023-2024 Rankings & International/U.S. Global Nomad Student Success Flyer
- International/U.S. Global Nomad 2023-2024 First-Year Students Brochure
- 2023-2024 International First-Year Flyer
- No SAT/ACT Flyer
- International/U.S. Global Nomad 2023-2024 Transfer Application Flyer
AU Online Summer Programs for High School Students
- Discover the World of Communication Summer Programs
- School of International Service Community of Scholars Summer Program
- Pre-college Summer Courses
For Counselors of International Students inside U.S. High Schools
- Presentation for U.S. High School Counselors with Students on F, J, & Diplomatic Visas - August 2023 Update
- Interview with International Admissions Director, NACAC Conference - Boston, September 2017
- 2023 Letter for Counselors in the U.S.
- 2023 Application Instructions for International Student and U.S. Global Nomad First-Year Applicants
- AU advanced standing policies for AP, IB, CAPE Unit Two, OIB, and A- Level Exams
- 2023 AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship - AU EGLS
- Financial planning resources for prospective students (June 2023 Update)
- Financial planning resources for admitted students (June 2023 Update)
- New! Why Choose AU? Hear our AU Diplomats share their thoughts! - 2023
- 2019 Edition: #YouAreWelcomeHere
- AU and the Sciences! (2019 PPT)
- New! AU video "Summer Internships for International Students" (2019)
- We Know Success - Find Where An AU Degree Can Take You
- #YouAreWelcomeHere (2017 edition)
AU's Commitment to Transition and Success: New initiatives
- U.S. State Department affiliated worldwide advising centers for application and pre-departure information
- Welcome to AU, from AU's International Student & Scholar Services
State Department webinar on long-term fiscal planning for U.S. Study, 2014
- Internships and Post-Graduation Employment