Students who share a desire to understand and shape tomorrow’s world are attracted to American University because of its culture of engagement and service, and access and opportunity permeate the campus environment.
American University offers a broad and flexible choice of majors and minors. Students may double major, construct their own interdisciplinary major or have their major in one school and a minor in another. American University encourages students to transcend the boundaries of academic disciplines. The International Student and Scholar Services office meets the special needs of international students, providing visa and immigration support, orientation, leadership opportunities, and counselling.