Key details
Type of institution
Foundation Provider
Total students
14,318
About
American University is a student-centered research institution located in Washington, DC, with highly-ranked schools and colleges, internationally-renowned faculty, and a reputation for creating meaningful change in the world. Our students distinguish themselves for their service, leadership, and ability to rethink global and domestic challenges and opportunities.
At AU passion becomes action; students actively engage in the world around them; and the leaders of today train the leaders of tomorrow. globe icon Visit Website
Accreditations
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Campuses

Main Campus - American University

4400 Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, 20016

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Main Campus - American University - Shorelight

4400 Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, 20016

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