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 on the Front Lines

Five AU graduates were honored as Alumni on the Front Lines: a mayor leading through a pandemic and against systemic racism, two alumnae battling COVID-19 with compassion and science, a restauranteur taking care of the food insecure, and an activist fighting for racial equity.

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Events Calendar

Friedheim Quadrangle

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

Graduates' mortarboards

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

Illustration of Sarah McBride

American magazine features Delaware senator Sarah McBride, SPA/BA '13, who made history as the country's highest-elected transgender official.

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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