American University/アメリカン大学

American

 

American

Number of students  1 ( including number of student spots slided from AY2020 : 0)*Updated August 18, 2020
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate program
Period of study August - May
Location 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20016
University profile 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 most undergraduate academic departments, limited potential to take Communication courses)
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students Some departmental course restrictions.
See: https://www.american.edu/abroadatau/academics.cfm
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) TOEFL iBT 80 with no section less than 18, or IELTS 6.5 with no section less than 6.5 *Updated September 18, 2020
Minimum language proficiency (G) N/A
Academic calendar
Fall Term
  Classes begin: Late August
  Exams end: Mid-December
 
Spring Term
  Classes begin: Mid-January
  Exams end: Early May
Important university website for exchange students www.american.edu/abroadatau/ 
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.