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COVID-19 Health & Safety Resources

Remember to fill out your Personal Travel Notification form if you will be traveling this season.

If you are diagnosed with COVID-19, please self-report in the AU Forward portal. This connects you with leave and benefits information and helps AU partner with DC.

A Special Message from President Burwell


President Burwell kicks off Staff Appreciation Week with a special message.

Don't forget! President Burwell announced a day off for staff on Friday, June 11. Bi-weekly full-time and part-time staff should mark their Friday hours as "Administrative Leave" on your time sheet.

Check out the week's calendar!

2021 Staff Award Winners


It's time! We're excited to announce the 2021 Staff Award winners during Staff Appreciation Week. Stay tuned for a special recognition program you can use all year.

Years of Service Message from the President's Cabinet


From five years to forty years, American University's Cabinet members send a special “Thank You” message to staff reaching Years of Service milestones in 2021!

News & Announcements

Report COVID-19 Diagnosis

Faculty or Staff

If you or a family member have been diagnosed with COVID-19, or you are required to work on-site but are experiencing cold or flu symptoms, follow instructions to self-report and more on the AU Forward portal.

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Thanks for All You Do!


The continued dedication and of our staff and faculty at the University is appreciated!

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