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American University

Washington, DC
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Campus Life and Facilities

American Says...

On campus, a majority of undergraduates live in one of seven recently renovated residence halls, all with laundry and cooking facilities on each floor. Dining options include AU's Terrace Dining Room, Subway, Einstein Bros. Bagels, McDonalds and many others. AU's completely wireless campus means... More More

American Students Say...

“The greatest strength of AU is the activity level both politically and in the community,” students tell us, noting that during the most recent election the campus “was a proxy holy war…Whether it was signs in windows, talk in the class or in the hallways, t-shirts, or canvassing in... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

4400 Massachusetts Ave, NW

Washington, DC 20016-8001

United States

Phone: 202-885-6000

Fax: 202-885-1025

Website

Student Housing

All Undergraduates Living on Campus:
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:
Yes

Housing Options

Coed dorms Special housing for disabled student Theme Housing

Other Housing Options:

Housing for students with

Student Activities

GREEK LIFE: % OF STUDENT BODY WHO...

Student Activities

Academic Groups Chamber Orchestra Fraternities Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups Glee Club Improv comedy International Student Groups Literary Magazine Minority Student Groups Political Discussion Groups Radio Station Religious Groups Singing Groups Social Services Group Sororities Speakers Forum Student Film Society Student Union Team Managers Theater Program
Registered Student Organizations
230
Number of Honor Societies
15
Number of Social Sororities
12
Number of Religious Organizations
17

Sports

Athletic Division :Division I Men's Sports Team Name :Eagles Women's Sports Team Name :Eagles Team Mascot :Clawed Eagle
# of sports for women, varsity
10
# of sports for men, varsity
8

Women's Athletics List, Varsity

Basketball CrossCountry Diving FieldHockey Lacrosse Soccer Swimming TrackFieldOutdoor TrackFieldIndoor Volleyball

Men's Athletics list, Varsity

Basketball CrossCountry Diving Soccer Swimming TrackFieldOutdoor TrackFieldIndoor Wrestling

Student Services

Other Services
DayCare
Health
WomensCenter
LGBT Support Groups
Yes
Description
http://www.american.edu/ocl/glbta/index.cfm
Minority Support Groups
Yes
Description
http://www.american.edu/ocl/ma

Technology On Campus / Facilities

Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes Email and Web Access Available: Yes % of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 100% Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes Fee for Network Use: Yes Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes Student Web Pages Provided: No Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes Online Class Registration Available: Yes Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: No Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: Yes Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: Yes Special Facilities: Student-run Radio and TV Facilities Watkins Art Gallery Katzen Arts Center Experimental Theatre Greenberg Theatre Friedheim Journalism Center William I Jacobs Fitness Center Language Resource Center Multimedia Center Audiotechnology Lab UNIX and Oracle Labs Kay Spiritual Life Center(interdenominational)

Campus Safety

Quality of Life Rating
90
Fire Safety Rating
74

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.


Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety/

ROTC
Army ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Georgetown University
Air Force ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Howard University
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Campus Life & Facilities

  • Quality of Life Rating:
    90
  • Fire Safety Rating:
    74
  • Green Rating:
    99
  • Campus Environment:
    Metropolis
  • # of Organizations:
    230
  • # of Honor Societies:
    15
  • # of Social Sororities:
    12
  • # of Social Fraternities:
    16
  • Number of Religious
    Organizations:
    17