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News & Announcements

American University New Personnel Policies

Background Screening and Out of State Policies

December 18, 2019 - HR announces the Background Screening Policy and the Out-of-State Staffing Policy. 

Letter to American University Medicare-Eligible Retirees

September 13, 2019 - American University is proud to support the wellness of our retired faculty and staff and providing comprehensive health insurance to retirees is among our highest priorities. The university is taking steps to improve retiree benefits based on feedback that we received and we are pleased to announce changes that are responsive to the feedback and will provide our retirees with greater choices and more affordable options.

Upcoming Deadlines

January 17, 2020

Spring 2020 tuition remission application deadline
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tuition remission for faculty, staff and their spouses/domestic partners.

Upcoming Events

January 13, 2020

AhealthyU Fitness Classes Start

January 27, 2020

Healthy Weight Program Begins

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American University Tuition Remission for Full-Time Faculty & Staff

Spring 2020 Tuition Remission Applications due January 17

Applications are due each semester you plan to take classes.

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Be Active. AhealthyU Spring 2018 Fitness Classes. American University faculty and staff exercising.

AhealthyU Group Fitness Classes

Stay active and moving at work! Our group fitness classes, exclusively for faculty and staff.


20-Year Club


The 2018 20-Year Club inductees reflect upon their time at American University.