At AUC, we have a wide-range of facilities and resources to support your success. AUC tailors its facilities to meet the needs of its students, faculty, staff, and visitors.


The AUC New Cairo CIB branch currently has three automated teller machines (ATM) available on the University premises. The rst one is situated on the garden level of the Administration Building. The second is located in front of the Center for the Arts, and the third one is inside the Campus Center’s main cafeteria. The National Bank of Egypt also has one ATM located on the garden level of the Administration Building.


A branch of the Commercial International Bank (CIB) is located on the plaza level of the Administration Building. CIB’s office hours are from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Sunday through Thursday.


Textbook, cookbook, picture book; whatever book you're looking for, you'll find it at the AUC Bookstore.  At our five bookstore locations, you can browse more than 20,000 titles covering both English language academic texts and general interest books, as well as Arabic literature in translation.  At the AUC New Cairo bookstore, you can also find AUC gear, sportswear, and gifts.  The AUC Bookstores are owned and operated by the AUC Press, the leading English-language publishing house in the Middle East.  Contact us at bookstore@aucegypt.edu

For more information about the AUC bookstore, click here.


AUC’s main cashier is located in the Administration Building on the ground floor in room G027. Working hours: 9 am – 2 pm


AUC's main library boasts nearly 500,000 print volumes, 130 electronic journal subscriptions, 340 PCs and laptops, and the view of our garden isn't bad either.  Home to the largest English-language collection in Egypt, the AUC New Cairo library is the hub of study, research and investigation on campus.  The library is home to the Learning Commons, your go-to spot for research and technology help. Expert research librarians are always available to assist you in hunting down information, whether in a book, online, or in a document in another library across the world.

Tahrir Square Library

AUC’s Tahrir Square library gives you all of the resources of AUC's libraries, without leaving downtown Cairo.

Rare Books

The Rare Books and Special Collections Library has a remarkable archive of documents from the arts, culture, and society of Egypt and the Middle East.  You can explore not just books and periodicals, but also manuscripts, photographs and slides, maps, architectural drawing, memorabilia and artifacts, and audio-visual media.  The library also houses the University archives.

For External Users

The following can apply for membership at AUC libraries:

Researchers in Egypt

Visiting international researchers (faculty and graduate students)


For more information about the AUC libraries, click here.

Prayer and Meditation Areas

Prayer Locations:
AUC Center for the Arts, First Floor Roof 
Dr. Hamza AlKholi Information Center, Second Floor Roof 
Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud Hall, Second Floor Roof 
Administration Building, Second Floor Roof 
School of Sciences and Engineering, Roof
Abdul Latif Jameel Hall, Roof
Hatem and Janet Mostafa Core Academic Center, Roof
University Residences, Garden (male side) 
University Residences, Garden (female side)
Sports Center, First Floor Roof 
Physical Plant Compound, Garden  

Meditation Location:
Campus Center, Second Floor Roof