Your Personalized AU E-mail Address
You are assigned a unique user name and password. Be sure to memorize this information.
As a student, you have a user name based on your first and last initials, plus the last four digits of your AU ID number and the letter "a". For example, a student named Jane Doe, with an AU ID of 1234567, would be assigned a user name of jd4567a. If two students have the same initials and last four ID digits, one will be jd4567a and the other will be jd4567b.
AU student e-mail addresses use the form:
In this example, Jane Doe's student e-mail address would be:
IMPORTANT: All electronic correspondence from the university will be sent to your "student.american.edu" e-mail address.