Undergraduate Studies

  • Honors Program
  • AU Abroad
  • Merit Awards
  • University College
  • Frederick Douglass Scholars


Please be sure to peruse the Undergraduate Studies website to find about our unique General Education program for all American University undergraduates. Explore innovative and challenging living and learning programs in our AU Honors Program, Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars Program, Community-Based Research Scholars Program, AU Scholars Program, and in first-year communities in University College. Discover opportunities for international educational experiences in over 130 programs through AU Abroad. Learn how to develop career goals, decision-making skills, and internship and job search strategies at the Career Center. Be sure to explore the resources offered by the Office of Merit Awards to identify competitive scholarship opportunities. And seek out faculty and resources that will help you reach your intellectual potential as you pursue undergraduate research, scholarship and creative activity.