The School of Public Affairs (SPA)is now hosting on-campus visits Monday-Friday.
SPA welcomes your visit to the beautiful American University campus, ideally positioned in the epicenter of the Public Affairs field--Washington, D.C.! Our campus visits are unparalleled experiences. We offer you the opportunity to meet with an admissions representative and to tour the campus with a member of our Graduate Student Ambassador team. The customized visit enables you to learn more about our the SPA degree programs; distinctive opportunities, including our wide range of research centers and institutes; application process; merit aid options; as well as student support services.
As you prepare for your campus visit, please be sure to review American University’s COVID-19 Visitor Protocol. As part of the registration process, you will be asked to affirm that you (and your guests) will adhere to the guidelines outlined while you are a visitor on our campus. In addition:
All guests/visitors must be fully vaccinated and will need to present proof of full COVID-19 vaccination at check-in, per our Covid-19 Health and Safety Protocols.
If guests are unvaccinated because of religious/medical reasons, they must present upon checking in for the campus visit a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours before the visit.
If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, regardless of vaccination status, please reschedule your visit: fever of 100.4 or above, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, chills, muscle aches, new loss of taste or smell.