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Registration is now open for 1-credit courses offered through the AU High School Summer Scholars program! Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA (B Average) are eligible to apply. Students may enroll in up to three 1-credit courses over the summer. These courses are offered as self-paced instruction between established start and end dates allowing students to enroll in up to 3 courses with overlapping dates. Before applying, students should understand that each course will require a minimum of 5 hours per week, inclusive of watching pre-recorded lectures and assigned videos, participation in online discussion boards, and completing course readings and written assignments. 

Each one credit hour course is $875, a significant discount from the standard tuition rate. Upon successful completion of each course you will receive 1 credit hour of college credit.

Please follow the steps below to enroll.

  1. Complete the Online Application.
  2. You will receive an email with next steps in the registration process within 7-10 business days of completing your application.

Important information to review after you submit your application to enroll

Registration for courses is subject to space availability and confirmation of eligibility.

If you need to change your schedule for any reason, please contact Page Hogan at AU Central at hsss@american.edu. Failure to participate in the course or pay your invoice does not automatically withdraw you from course. Your tuition will be refunded based on the Non-Standard Sections Refund Schedule found on the summer calendar.

For course information, please email Page Hogan at hsss@american.edu. For billing inquiries, please email Alicia Marsh at amarsh@american.edu.