Cornerstone Abroad is a spring semester study abroad opportunity offered exclusively to select first-year students. Cornerstone Abroad allows you to get a jump start on your international education—letting you experience international culture firsthand while supported by AU and international university partners.
Benefits of Cornerstone Abroad
- Nearly 70% of AU students study abroad during their four years. You’ll study abroad, under the mentorship of experienced AU and international partner faculty and administrators.
- Experience cities and cultural sites throughout the UK, aimed at showing you British life and culture.
- Earn credit toward your AU degree, satisfy AU Core required courses, and explore your field of interest through the partner university.
- Immerse yourself in British culture
- Experiential learning through guided excursions throughtout the United Kingdom
- Take courses that count towards your degree
- Mentorship from experienced faculty at host international institution
Experience Cornerstone Abroad from a student's point of view.