Exterior of the School of Communication building, McKinley

Visit the School of Communication

Prospective graduate students may contact the Graduate Office at 202-885-2040 or by email at gradcomm@american.edu and can attend one of our recruitment events.

Campus Tours 

Join current student and SOC Graduate Ambassador, Taylor Ardrey for a campus tour. 

Observe a Class 

Join a class and learn about what it's like to be a student within the School of Communication. 

Open House

Join us in DC and meet with faculty and staff to learn more about our graduate programs, funding opportunities, and more.  

Upcoming Webinars

SOC master's programs overview 
Funding your Education at AU  
How to build a strong master's application link

Idealist Fairs  

An admissions representative will be traveling across the US participating in Idealist fairs and graduate/career fairs. Will we be in your area?  

To schedule a visit of the School of Communication, prospective undergraduate students and family may contact the SOC Office of Student & Academic Affairs at 202-885-2061 or by email at communication@american.edu and request an undergraduate prospective student appointment.