Discover Historic American University in Washington, DC
As one of the country's most prestigious private colleges, American University is lauded for its innovative academic programs and highly-competitive disciplines with a strong emphasis on studies of international relations, business and political science. Established in 1893, the university offers seven schools and colleges to its 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students. Students enjoy a vibrant campus life, with exciting NCAA Division I sports teams, world-class arts and entertainment, a rich Greek life, and Washington, DC landmarks, museums and attractions just minutes away. American University boasts a notable list of alumni including US Senator Robert Byrd, actress Goldie Hawn, Director of the US National Economic Council Gary Cohn, and Bahraini Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa just to name a few.
Prices -Free to enter campus. Museum admission and special event ticket prices vary.
Hours -The campus is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- Eagle Summit
- All American Weekend
- Welcome Week
- Campus Tours & Info Sessions
- College Sports
- Lectures, Workshops & Conferences
- Live Theater & Dance Performances
- Museums & Library
- Concerts & Art Exhibits