Admissions Events

Front of Battelle Tompkins building in spring time.

The College of Arts and Sciences offers visitors a number of ways to connect with us and explore all that we have to offer. New on-campus, online, and regional events are added throughout the year, so please check back.

Scroll down for a full list of in-person and virtual events, or use the links below to jump to a section. Events marked with an asterisk (*) offer an application fee waiver for attendees.


In-person events may have limited availability. AU cannot provide travel funds, accommodations, or VISAs to attend these events. As an alternative, please scroll down for virtual events and webinars.


Join College of Arts & Sciences representatives for virtual presentations and events over the Zoom platform. All virtual events are held on Eastern Standard Time.

CAS Graduate Open House 

Join the College of Arts & Sciences for an exploration of graduate school. Our Graduate Open Houses give prospective students an opportunity to meet with faculty and university representatives to learn more about our programs and what it's like to be an American University graduate student.

All Open House attendees will receive an application fee waiver

  • Fall 2023 CAS Graduate Open House (On-Campus): October 27, 2023
  • Fall 2023 CAS Graduate Open House (Virtual): November 3, 2023 

Registration will open in October.

Connect with Us

Schedule a Virtual Meeting with an Admissions Representative for the College of Arts & Sciences — all meetings on Zoom:
Virtual Meeting Virtual Visits

Use the 24/7 Chatbot for basic questions/issues:

Chat with CAS