|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|
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.
|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|
Classes begin: Late August
Exams end: Mid-December
Classes begin: Mid-January
Exams end: Early May
|Important university website for exchange students||www.american.edu/abroadatau/|
|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.|