Type of School
Student Body Gender
Scholarships For International Student
Business, Public Affair, International Business
Accreditation and Certification
Type of Housing
Residence Hall, Apartment
Why study at just any American university when you can study at the American University? See for yourself why so many international students choose this program in the U.S. capital city.
This diverse city on the eastern coast of the U.S. is a hotspot for politics, activism, international culture, and more. Plus, it’s easy to visit New York City and other exciting cities, too.
More than 93% of recent AU graduates are employed or getting an additional degree within six months of graduating. Your time at American is an important first step in a long, successful career.
At AU, you don’t even need to leave campus to find amazing art, live performances, and political activism. Of course, explore DC and you’ll find a global city ready to inspire, entertain, and educate.
FAMOUS AU ALUMNI
Graduates of American University include Princess Iman of Jordan, Shawn Wang (Chief Financial Officer at Baidu), Liliana Ayalde (U.S. Ambassador to Brazil), and Ayman Mohyeldin (news correspondent for Al Jazeera English).
Adjusting to college life in the U.S. can be challenging. To make your transition as easy and productive as possible, the Undergraduate Accelerator at American University is a one-year program that sets you up for success with:
Choose from two Undergraduate Accelerator options for just the right amount of support. And in the U.S., you can customize your education and change which degree you study.
Make your transition easy with academic, tutoring, career, and personal support from trained advisors. We’ll even pick you up when you arrive at the airport.
Small Class Sizes
Receive more individual attention and customized support with fewer students in your classes. Some of your courses are exclusively for international students like you.
American Cultural Experiences
Get to know your new city by going to fun events with the Undergraduate Accelerator group. For instance, going to an American Eagles basketball game or getting a custom tour of the U.S. Capitol.
Live, Learn, Grow
Gain the knowledge you need for daily life at AU and the learning skills required in U.S. classrooms, with this core Undergraduate Accelerator course.
Save time and avoid stress thanks to advisors ready to help you and your family. We’re there every step of the way, from applying to the program, to getting your visa, to registering your mobile.
From sports stadiums and theaters to beautiful parks, Washington, DC, has everything you need. Located on the mid-Atlantic coast of the United States, Washington, DC, is a short trip away from many other major cities, which are quickly accessible from any of the region’s three airports. The District of Columbia enjoys four seasons, including cherry tree blossoms in the spring, warm summers, beautiful foliage in the fall, and mild winters.