Undergraduate Education


Justin Williams Assistant Director, Undergraduate Recruitment & Retention SPA - Student Services Office/Research Centers

Justin is the Assistant Director of Undergraduate Recruitment & Retention for the School of Public Affairs. In this role he meets with any prospective and admitted students interested in any of the un

  jwilliam@american.edu

  (202) 885-6200

Any new First-Year students starting at AU in Fall 2018 with questions and inquiries should email FYadvising@american.edu.


Nathan Williamson Director, Undergraduate Advising SPA - School of Public Affairs

Nathan Williamson is the Director of the SPA Undergraduate Advising Team. He works with students whose last name begins with A - D, all students admitted to the Politics, Policy and Law (PPL) program,

  nwillia@american.edu

  (202) 885-6142

Any new Transfer students starting at AU in Fall 2018 with questions and inquiries should email aupublicaffairs@american.edu.


Olivia Ivey Associate Librarian University Library

As the public affairs librarian, Olivia supports the research needs of SPA students and faculty through research assistance and collection development in the fields of law, criminal justice, public af

  olivia.ivey@american.edu

  (202) 885-3236

Justin Harris Career Advisor Career Center

Justin Harris is the Career Advisor for the School of Public Affairs. He advises undergraduate SPA students on all career related topics, as well as pre-law students seeking advice on attending law sc

  justinh@american.edu

  (202) 885-1828