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International Student & Scholar Services

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Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
202-885-3350
Fax: 202-885-3354
isss@american.edu
Butler Pavilion, Room 410

ISSS office walk-in advising hours: Mondays: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Bakar, Senem S
Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
410 Butler Pavilion
Washington, DC, USA 20016-8041

Airport Ground Transportation

There are several different ways to get from the airport to your final destination. You are encouraged to take a taxicab if you have a lot of luggage. Most locations in the District of Columbia are accessible by public transportation. 

Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Please see the Dulles Airport website for current information. 

TAXI
Taxi service from Dulles airport is provided exclusively by Washington Flyer Taxi.

SUPER SHUTTLE SHARED VAN
Group van service is provided by Super Shuttle "blue vans." Vans are shared and each person in the van is taken to their destination.

BUS TO METRO TRAIN
Washington Flyer Silver Line Express provides bus service from Dulles Airport to the Wiehle-Reston East metro station. From the Wiehle-Reston East station take the metro train to the Tenleytown-American University station, then take the American University shuttle from the metro station to campus.

Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI)

Please see the BWI Airport website for current information.

TAXI 
The BWI Airport taxi stand is located just outside the baggage claim area of the Lower Level Terminal.

SUPER SHUTTLE SHARED VAN
Group van service is provided by Super Shuttle "blue vans." Vans are shared and each person in the van is taken to their destination.

BUS TO METRO TRAIN
The BWI Express Metro Bus (metro bus B30) runs every 40 minutes from BWI airport to the Greenbelt metro station. From Greenbelt, take the metro train to the Tenleytown-American University station, then take the American University shuttle to campus.

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

Please see the Reagan National Airport website for current information.

TAXI
A variety of taxicab companies serve Reagan National Airport. There is a taxi dispatcher at each terminal to assist passengers. 

SUPER SHUTTLE SHARED VAN
Group van service is provided by Super Shuttle "blue vans." Vans are shared and each person in the van is taken to their destination.

METRO
The metro stops adjacent to Terminals B and C. Both the blue and the yellow lines stop au at Reagan National Airport. From the airport metro station, take the train to the Tenleytown-American University station, then take the American University shuttle to campus.