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Admissions Events

The College of Arts and Sciences offers visitors a number of ways to connect with us and explore all that we have to offer. Whether it's an on-campus visit for an open house, online information session, or one of our graduate school fairs across the country, the CAS graduate admissions team has you covered. New online, on-campus, and regional events are added throughout the year, so be sure to check for updates.

Graduate Open Houses & On Campus events

Join the College of Arts & Sciences for an exploration of graduate school. Our Graduate Open Houses give prospective students an opportunity to visit campus, meet with university representatives to learn more about our programs and what it's like to be a student in the College.

  • Spring Graduate Open House
    Thursday, January 23.
    Registration Opens in January 2020

Off-campus Graduate EVENTS & Receptions

Can't make it to campus? Join Graduate Admissions representatives and alumni for a meet-and-greet near you.

Online Events

Join College of Arts & Sciences representatives for virtual presentations.

  • Webinar: MA Public Anthropology Program
    Wednesday, January 15, 2020. 12:00pm-1:00pm (EST)
    Register for January 15

Campus Visits

Front of Battelle Tompkins building in spring time.

CAS offers prospective applicants and newly admitted students the opportunity to meet with a CAS Graduate Admissions Representative. 

Campus visits include a meeting with Admissions Staff and optional campus tour. Faculty meetings can be requested, but are dependent on department availability. *For Summer, Faculty visits are not guaranteed.

To schedule a campus visit, please e-mail casgrad@american.edu with your intended visit date and timeframe. Please give us at least one week's advance notice to schedule your visit.

The PhD Clinical Psychology and Behavior, Cognition & Neuroscience programs do not participate in campus visits. Please contact those departments directly for more information.