American University creates meaningful change in the world. With highly ranked schools and colleges and internationally recognized faculty, AU offers a balance between class time and career-advancing experience in Washington, D.C., and beyond. Its students distinguish themselves for their service, leadership, and ability to rethink global and domestic challenges and opportunities.
American University believes that applicants who demonstrate academic excellence should be rewarded for their effort and ability. There is no separate application needed to apply for most scholarships at AU. Learn More
American University offers several special academic programs to enhance your undergraduate experience. Separate applications are required for special academic programs. Learn More.
We offer a number of ways for you to experience and learn more about American University in Washington, D.C. Whether, you visit us on campus, attend a regional information session or download the interactive Tour AU app from the App Store or Google Play, we make it possible for you to experience AU anywhere you are in the world.