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Welcome AU Parents and Families

We know that parents and families are important partners on a student's academic journey. We're dedicated to keeping you informed and helping you find the answers and guidance you're looking for from your student's acceptance to their graduation and everything in between. 

To help you on this journey, we provide a single point of contact for parents and families. If you need assistance navigating AU's many offices, please reach out to our Parent and Family Engagement team at auparent@american.edu

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All-American Welcome

All-American Welcome is a multi-week celebration that welcomes new and returning students to campus. New events are added daily - check the schedule!

ALL-AMERICAN WELCOME

Family Week is September 29 through October 6

Family Week

Whether you are joining us in person or logging in from around the world, we invite you to connect with your students, our campus and Washington, DC!

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