Graduate Newsletter Issue 24

Issue 24 December 16, 2014

The e-newsletter for graduate students at The American University in Cairo 





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The deadline to apply for financial aid for Spring 2015 is December 31, 2014    FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE   ONLINE FORMS FOR GRADUATES  
Spring 2015 Financial Aid Applications for Already Enrolled Graduate Students Deadlines to apply for financial aid for the Spring 2015 semester are as follows: 

Continuing Graduate Students, Group A: Graduate students who never applied for financial aid and wish to apply for the first time must submit financial aid applications with the required certifying documents to the Student Service Center located at Dr. Hamza AlKholi Information Center no later than December 31, 2014. 

Applications received after this date will be processed for the Fall 2015 semester.  Group B: Graduate students who receive financial aid and wish to renew their awards must log on to the student portal using their AUC email username and password, select "Graduate" from the "Online Forms" menu (use "Add Content" to add the menu, if not available), fill in the Financial Aid Renewal Form for Graduates and click submit. The deadline for the Spring 2015 is December 31, 2014. The form will be de-activated after the deadline. 

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Need help with your writing? Check out the Mohamed Taymour Writing 
Center's services

The writing center aims to help graduate and undergraduate students improve their writing skills and communication abilities.
To schedule a tutoring appointment,  click here.
Graduate student papers may also be submitted electronically to the Online Writing Lab. Feedback is provided to students within three working days.
Sciences and engineering students who need help with their theses should send an email to

·Working hours can be viewed when scheduling an online appointment. Late afternoon and evening working hours are available, especially for graduate students.    The writing center is open to students during exams week. 

The writing center is located in the AUC Library and room P112 of Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud Hall (HUSS).


Need help with your research? Make use of the Social Research Center (SRC) clinic services For social sciences students who need help to conduct practical fieldwork and /or are looking for research and thesis support To sign up for consultation sessions, click here. For more information, click here.



Learn more about the Institutional Review Board Listen to the October 18 recorded session Learn more about R workshop View the October 18 presentation slides Computing Statistical Package Learn more about the research proposals, literature reviews and abstracts session View the the October 18 recorded session


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