Find the official American University website at American.edu. The website has information about admissions, academics, research, university life and alumni. The university also has an active presence on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and Instagram. For more information, click AU Social Media Directory on the website.
American University is a private, coeducational, liberal arts university associated with the Methodist Church. It has programs in international service, public policy, international law and human rights. Many students at the university participate in internships, community service and the Peace Corps. As of 2015, the university has over 800 full-time faculty members.