Start college by joining a circle of students, faculty and mentors who share your goals and passions.
Explore a topic outside the classroom and inside.
Students choose between linked courses that examine issues from different perspectives, or single classes that offer community-based research and learning opportunities. Join when you register for your first-year courses.Learn more
A place to call home.
This groundbreaking program combines seminar work with a residential setting and exciting opportunities for supervised learning activities in Washington, D.C. Reserve your place when you are admitted to AU.Learn more
Who Will You Meet in First Year Programs?
First Year Programs News
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9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Conference on Lobbying Reform in the U.S. and EU
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Bradley Chriss: INTA EHT FUUTER
9:15 am – 5:00 pm
New Staff Orientation
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Student Activities Group Photos
11:00 am – 2:00 pm