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Washington Mentorship Orientation

Washington Mentorship Program

Fall 2016 Arrival Information

We're excited to welcome you to Washington, DC for the fall 2016 semester!

Important Dates

August 19:

International students may move in to Leonard Hall

August 20-21:

  • Domestic students may move in to Leonard Hall
  • International Student Orientation

August 22:

Eagle Summit First-Year Fundamentals
This session is for students who did not attend a summer Eagle Summit session; families are invited to attend. Students who attended a summer Eagle Summit session have an open day to pick up AU IDs and take care of any outstanding items before the start of classes on Monday.

August 23:

Washington Mentorship Orientation and Eagle Summit First-Year Fundamentals
Orientation activities on this day are required for all Washington Mentorship students. A detailed schedule will be available to students during the summer.

August 24-26:

Welcome Week Activities

All Mentorship students are highly encouraged to sign up for the Welcome Week Activities. Registration will be available on June 6.

August 29:

Internship Fair and First Day of Class

More information about orientation will be posted in May. In the meantime, if you have any questions regarding your upcoming semester please do not hesitate to contact our office at 202-895-4936.

Quote from a Student

"I liked gaining valuable work experience so early on in my college career. I also loved living with people who were in the same program, it created a really nice tight knit community."

- Elissa Baum, WMP 2015

Visiting AU? Let Us know!

We would love to meet you while on campus and share more information about the Mentorship Program. Contact us at 202-895-4936 or You can also sign-up for an American University tour and information session.