American University

Contact Information

American University
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, districtofcolumbia 20016
General Information: (202) 885 - 1000
Financial Aid Office: (202) 885 - 6100
Admissions Office: (202) 885 - 6000

School Information

Type of Institution:
Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Federal Aid:
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees Offered:
Doctor's, Master's, Bachelor's, Associate's
Certifications Offered:
Less-than-1-year, Postbaccalaureate
Doctoral/Research Universities (Extensive) - These institutions typically offer a wide range of baccalaureate programs, and they are committed to graduate education through the doctorate. They award 50 or more doctoral degrees per year across at least 15 disciplines.
Undergraduate Enrollment 7,712
Total Enrollment 13,515
Application Fee:

Cost Information

Academic year prices for new, full-time undergraduates.

Tuition and Fees
Books and Supplies
Room and Board
On Campus$13,920.00$13,648.00$13,468.00
Off Campus$13,920.00$13,648.00$13,468.00
Other Expenses
On Campus$1,134.00$1,134.00$1,300.00
Off Campus$1,134.00$1,134.00$1,300.00
Off Campus Family Expenses$1,834.00$1,834.00$2,000.00

Some data provided by IPEDS (Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System).