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With its liberal arts education and emphasis on critical thinking in its six schools, the American University in Cairo has been shaping scholars, world leaders and creative minds for nearly a century.

 

 

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Undergraduate Admission

AUC seeks students who have distinguished themselves in a meaningful way and who show considerable academic performance. The University also considers applicants’ personal achievements outside the classroom, as demonstrated by sustained participation, commitment and leadership in school and community activities.As a student at AUC, you may choose from 37 undergraduate programs.

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Graduate Admission

AUC  admits outstanding graduate students who demonstrate the ability to do creative and original work. A graduate applicant must have an acceptable bachelor’s degree, with a record at the required level, and perform well on any designated entrance examination.

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Financial Aid

The American University in Cairo continually seeks to provide access for students who demonstrate financial need to attract gifted students from diverse backgrounds.

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International Students

For almost 100 years, students from around the globe have chosen to study at the American University in Cairo. Currently, AUC has more than 60 countries represented on both campuses.

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NEWS@AUC

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AUC Gives 100

At AUC’s centennial launch, the Tahrir Cultural Center wasn’t the only new initiative the University unveiled. The historic February 9 celebration also marked the kickoff of the Give100 campaign. The Give100 Campaign is a University-led fundraiser that asks alumni worldwide to give 100 units of their country’s currency to the AUC Fund. “I never chose to be given a better life by AUC. Now, I lovingly choose to give back part of what I owe, but will never recompense,” explained Dina Fouad '93, who contributed over $1,000 toward the fund.

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A New Century of Impact: AUC Centennial Campaign Launches, Scholarship Students Reflect on AUC Experience

AUC launched the Centennial Campaign: A New Century of Impact, which has raised 70 percent of its $100 million target. At the launch, President Francis Ricciardone, Board of Trustees Chair Richard Bartlett and scholarship students spoke about AUC's legacy and future.

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A New Century of Impact: AUC Centennial Campaign Raises 70% of $100M Target

To expand AUC's legacy of excellence for a second century, the University publicly launched the AUC Centennial Campaign: A New Century of Impact, with the goal of raising $100 million. The campaign has currently raised 70 percent of its target. 

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AUC in Motion

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A New Century of Impact: AUC's Centennial Campaign

For a century, AUC has provided its diverse student body with a first-class, high-quality education, serving as Egypt's global University and a creative hub in the region. Learn about AUC's five-pillar campaign, and discover how you can help AUC carry on its legacy for the next 100 years. #AUC100

AUC Celebrates Its 100th Year!

On February 9, 2019, AUC turned 100. From alumni performances and speeches to the Tahrir Cultural Center inauguration, here are some highlights from our centennial celebration kick-off.

AUC100: Be the Future

We’ve captured a few out of the 40,000 AUC alumni success stories around the world. To the next 100!

Did You Know?

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Years Serving Egypt and the World

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Alumni in 128 Countries

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State-of-the-Art Campus

Check out the state-of-the-art facilities at our 260-acre, award-winning green campus.
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Visitor Information

Maybe you’ve seen pictures, but nothing compares to stepping foot onto our campuses. Get more information about experiencing the American University in Cairo first hand.

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Campus Maps

AUC’s 260-acre, state-of-the-art campus is technologically advanced and environmentally sensitive. Check out our interactive map, jogging and cycling map and our directional map.

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Campus Tours

AUC offers on-campus tours at select dates during the academic year and the summer. Interested high school students and their parents can email enrolauc@aucegypt.edu, to arrange a tour.

Trends for AUC's class of 2019 include a rise in applications and more selective admissions.

Undergraduate Readmission

AUC students who withdraw from the University can reapply for admission after an absence of one semester or more. Read more about requirements and deadlines in the links below:

 

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Graduate Readmission

AUC students who withdraw from the University in good standing and subsequently wish to return may apply for readmission. Read more about requirements and deadlines in the links below:

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Non-degree and Auditors

Nondegree students are not limited to a fixed set of undergraduate courses and are not affiliated with a study-abroad program.

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Applicants to all programs

Office of Enrollment, Admissions and Student Service Center

AUC Avenue, P.O. Box 74 New Cairo 11835, Egypt t: 20.2.2615.4040  enrolauc@aucegypt.edu 
Working Hours 
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Working Hours During Ramadan 
9:00 am - 2:00 pm 
For Feedback:
sscfeedback@aucegypt.edu

Applicants for the School of Continuing Education

School of Continuing Education, Enrollment Services
24 El Falaki Street Bab El Louk, P.O. Box 2511 Cairo 11511, Egypt 

t 20.2.2797.6853 
sce@aucegypt.edu

Campus Outline

AUC NEW CAIRO

AUC Avenue, P.O. Box 74
New Cairo 11835, Egypt
t 20.2.2615.1000

Campus Outline

AUC TAHRIR SQUARE

113 Kasr El Aini St., P.O. Box 2511
Cairo, 11511, Egypt
t 20.2.2615.1000

Skyscraper Outline

NEW YORK

200 Park Avenue - Suite 1700
New York, NY 10166
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