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Commencement at American University

Commencement celebrates all that students have brought to the university during their time at AU.

All ceremonies will be live-streamed on the Commencement website.

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Commencement Details

  • Schedule
  • Know Before You Go


American University students recess after commencement

Graduate Information

  • Eligibility
  • Registration & Regalia

  • Student Speaker Competition


American University student speaks at commencement

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