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AUC is a leading English-language, American-accredited institution of higher education and center of intellectual, social and cultural life of the Arab world. 

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Francis J. Ricciardone will be inaugurated as AUC's 12th President.


Francis J. Ricciardone, AUC’s president, is leading AUC’s mission to be Egypt's global University.

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Hill House


AUC is making history every day. Learn about landmarks in AUC’s history, since its founding in 1919 until today.

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Strategy Management and Institutional Effectiveness

The Office of Strategy Management and Institutional Effectiveness comprises different functions that work together to advance AUC’s mission and promote effective decision making.

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Neighborhood initiative

Neighborhood Initiative

The establishment of a Neighborhood Initiative on AUC's Tahrir and New Cairo campuses presents an opportunity for AUC to reflect on place-based strategies that combine elements of civic engagement and anchor strategies relevant to the region.



Out of 523 institutions worldwide that are accredited by MSCHE, only 17 — including AUC — are outside of the United States, with four in the Middle East. AUC is the only University in Egypt that holds this accreditation –– a global hallmark of quality.

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State-of-the-Art Campus

Check out the state-of-the-art facilities at our 260-acre, award-winning green campus.

AUC New Cairo

Designed to accommodate 5,500 full-time students and 1,500 faculty and staff, AUC’s $400 million, 260-acre campus is technologically advanced and environmentally sensitive. 

Campus Map

Campus Maps

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.