American University/アメリカン大学


American American
Number of students 1
Eligibility Completed at least one year of undergraduate study
Period of study August 2017 - May 2018
Location 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20016
University profile
The Abroad at AU program is open to international undergraduate students who plan to study in the capital of the United States for a semester or full year. With classes, campus activities, and experiences throughout DC, Abroad at AU offers a unique experience to all students wishing to spend time in the US. Our program helps create a truly global campus where hundreds of students from diverse cultures and societies interact with American students to learn from each other and enrich each other's experiences.
As a leading university in the United States, American University (AU) offers a classic U.S.-style comprehensive liberal arts curriculum based on a centralized, multi-purpose campus combined with unparalleled opportunities for students to put their learning into practice through internships and public service in the country's capital city of Washington, DC.
AU also has a well-deserved reputation as a global unviersity, with over 1,000 international students from 140 countries, many award-winning faculty members engaged in international scholarship and reserach, and a curriculum notable for its wide array of courses with international themes. A distinctive feature of AU's many programs is their close integration with Washington-based organizations and decision-makers as well as government entities. The university is committed to public service, diversity, and experiential and interdisciplinary learning.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Abroad at AU Program (access to all undergraduate academic departments)
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students Some departmental course restrictions. See:
Graduate programs open to exchange students N/A
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Minimum GPA (UG) 3.0
Minimum GPA (G) N/A
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) Official TOEFL 80 iBT (with at least 18 in each subsection); or IELTS 6.5
Minimum language proficiency (G) N/A
Academic calendar
Fall Term 2016
Classes begin: August 29
Classes end: December 9
Spring Term 2017
Classes begin: January 17
Classes end: May 1
Important university website for exchange students
Scholarship information N/A
Dormitory information The university has eight smoke-free student residence halls on AU's main campus. Students in university-managed housing will live in double or triple rooms with a bed, desk, dresser, and closet space for each resident, plus in-room wiring for computers, internet access and cable TV. Clean, modern bathrooms and laundry facilities are shared on each floor.