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Abroad at AU

Welcome to Abroad at AU! 

Every semester students from around the world choose American University (AU) in Washington, DC, as their study abroad destination. 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.

Application Checklist

Follow these steps to begin your journey to Washington, DC and American University.

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Student Spotlights!

Read the biography's and stories of Abroad at AU Alumni. Where will this semester take you?

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