In response to COVID-19, the School of Education staff will be working remotely for the foreseeable future. Fall 2020 application review remains open and ongoing. We are available to help you complete your application. If you have any questions, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Graduate program applications are handled through the School of Education. The undergraduate admissions process at American University is handled separately by the Office of Admissions.
Step 2: Pay Fee
Pay the application fee of $55. During checkout be sure to indicate if you have attended an event at AU. You may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Step 3: Upload Required Materials
Submit your supplemental materials as early as possible to allow time for them to be received before the application deadline. After admittance, you will be required to mail all official transcripts.
Below are the Graduate Admissions Deadlines for Summer 2020 and Fall 2020.
|Cohort Start Date||Priority Deadline||Final Complete||Decision Date||Deposit Deadline||Start of Classes|
|Summer 2020||March 6||April 3||April 10||April 24||May 11|
|Fall 2020||June 12||July 10||July 17||July 31||August 24|
Education Policy & Leadership (EdD) Admissions Deadlines
Online EdD applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until the cohort has been filled. Early submission by the priority deadline is encouraged to ensure consideration for the upcoming start date.
|Cohort Start Date||Priority Deadlines||Final Complete||Start of Classes|
|Fall 2020||March 1 & May 10||June 14||August 24|
The School of Education encourages admitted students to virtually join us on March 27 for Admitted Students Day!
We invite admitted students to:
- Meet cohort colleagues, faculty members, and program directors,
- Talk with current students and alumni, and
- Meet with financial aid.
A registration link will be emailed to all admitted students. If you have any questions or concerns, please email email@example.com.