Students and faculty come from all over the world to be part of the American University in Cairo, and it’s a large part of what makes us a center for cultural exchange and innovative, new ideas. However, transitioning from your home country to your life in Egypt can be a challenge. That’s why AUC offers support for international students through the Office of International Student Life (ISL). They are dedicated to smoothing your transition to the American University in Cairo, and to helping you with any concerns. Below you will find practical information for international students, and what you can expect when you come to AUC.