The American University Alumni Association serves more than 135,000 alumni worldwide through local, regional, and international programming.

We offer volunteer, networking, and mentoring opportunities as well as a suite of benefits and services.

Alumni Awards

Crystal Eagle Alumni Awards

Nominations for 2022 alumni awards are now open. The deadline to submit was extended to January 25. 

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Events Calendar

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Events for AU alumni are hosted annually on campus, in DC, across the country, and around the world, engaging graduates through prospective student recruitment activities, career networking and mentoring, and lifelong learning opportunities.

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Notable Alumni

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From heads of state to pillars of the community, AU has a surplus of notable alumni. AU graduates continue a legacy of transforming ideas into impact across the globe.


Alumni Leadership

Jonathan Mathis at Kogod School of Business

Jonathan Mathis represents more than 135,000 alumni worldwide as the Alumni Association's new president.

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American Magazine

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Something stinks in our food system, and it's not just the leftovers fermenting in the fridge. But a new $15 million grant will help AU researchers put a fork in wasted food.

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Alumni in the News

White House

At least four AU alumni and another familiar face from AU joined the White House under President Biden.

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More than 135,000 alumni around the world

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1,500+ alumni volunteers