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University Conferences & Guest Services

Many colleges boast about having campuses near the Nation's Capital, but American University's campus is Washington, DC.

Each year, thousands of guests from across the globe travel to Washington, DC to host and attend professional conferences, complete academic internships, or enroll in summer session courses at American University. The University Conference & Guest Services Team works to provide comfortable accommodations, dining, and meeting space at a reasonable price to meet your needs.

In 2017, American University hosted more than 80 conferences and events and more than 650 summer interns on our campus!

We are located within a few miles of some of DC's most historic sites. Art, history, culture, shopping, entertainment, championship sports- it's all here. The galleries, restaurants, stores, and parks of DC are at your fingertips. Explore the National Mall, shop the many stores of Georgetown, or visit one of the many Smithsonian Museums in and around the DC Metro Area.

The dynamic and international District of Columbia can be your summer campus and your summer home. Come enjoy all that this city and American University have to offer!

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Interested in hosting your conference or event at American University? Email or call us with any inquiries!

Host a Conference at American University

Interested in hosting your next event at AU? Read our Guide to Hosting a Conference at AU.

Guide to Hosting a Conference

We're Hiring Students for Summer 2018!

Applications for Summer 2018 are due February 28 at 5pm. Click the Hiring Guide for access to the application and position descriptions. 

Hiring Guide