The following is a listing of information that American University is required to provide to current and prospective students, faculty, and staff for their review. The list provides links that disclose specific information that is in compliance with the Higher Education Opportunity Act, as well as the Code of Federal Regulations 668.41-48 and its implementing regulations.
Accreditation & Licensure
American University accreditation by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education:
- Letter of Accreditation
- Complaint Process*
- State Authorization Information
- Contact Information for State Complaint Process (PDF)
- Required State Disclosures
Campus Security Report
Annual Security Report
Annual Fire Safety Report
Athletic Program Participation and Financial Support
Equity in Athletics - Search "American University"
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Drug and Alcohol Prevention
Personnel Policy - See page 72
As of Fall 2017, 18.3% of degree-seeking undergraduates received Pell Award.
*For American University's academic policies and student grievance procedures, please see american.edu/academics/complaint-process.cfm.