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Harvard Partners with AUC's Department of Egyptology

After years of remote study and intermittent contact, AUC successfully signed an agreement with Harvard University to establish long-term relations and increased cooperation, especially between Harvard and AUC's Department of Egyptology. As part of this new partnership, AUC will be hosting a Harvard PhD student in Spring 2019.

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Deena Boraie

Reshaping Cocurricular Education: A Spotlight on Deena Boraie

Deena Boraie ‘78, ‘82, ‘88 is taking on the reinstated position, vice president for student life, with the goal of reshaping cocurricular education at AUC. With over 30 years of service to the University in administration and teaching, Boraie knows AUC well and has a unique plan to transform students’ experiences outside of the classroom.

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King's College Collaboration

King's College Collaboration

AUC has recently signed a three-year agreement with King’s College London, ranked among the top 25 universities worldwide, for a student summer exchange program as well as academic and research collaboration. “King’s College is one of the most prominent universities worldwide,” said Ahmed Tolba ’97, ’01, associate provost for strategic enrollment management.” King’s College is very selective with its partnerships, so this agreement is a reinforcement of AUC’s image as a top-quality University.”

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AUC's Accreditation Reaffirmed

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) has reaffirmed its accreditation of AUC through the 2026-2027 academic year.

Funding Change: The Bartlett Fund for Critical Challenges

What problems do you want to solve? The new Bartlett Fund for Critical Challenges will fund targeted research, enabling AUC students to address regional challenges and develop policy solutions. Learn more about the fund and what it aims to accomplish from Richard Bartlett and President Francis Ricciardone.

Provost Ehab Abdel-Rahman in Yahdoth fe Masr

Provost Ehab Abdel-Rahman is featured in MBC Masr's Yahdoth fe Masr (Happening in Egypt), highlighting the University's recent agreement with Harvard, its community outreach and international impact.

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AUC’s 260-acre, state-of-the-art campus is technologically advanced and environmentally sensitive. Check out our interactive map, jogging and cycling map and our directional map.

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Campus Tours

AUC offers on-campus tours at select dates during the academic year and the summer. Interested high school students and their parents can email, to arrange a tour.


Rana el Kaliouby '98, '00, AUC trustee and CEO of Affectiva, is featured inFortune's 40 Under 40, recognizing "the most influential young people in business." El Kaliouby co-founded Affectiva in 2009 as a spinoff of the MIT Media Lab. The company is now the global leader in emotion recognition software and analytics. 

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AUC's Student Government was the only representative from the region at the American Student Government Association's international conference in Washington, D.C. The 12 AUC students also went on an exchange visit to Columbia University. 


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Yasmine el ayat

A computer science graduate, Yasmin Elayat '04 (YAB '02) converges technology and storytelling through her Emmy Award-winning documentary, Zero Days VR, tackling the new frontier of immersive media.


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