Graduate Newsletter Issue 33

Issue 33 May 5, 2015

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



Graduate Student 

Speech Submission

Hurry up and Apply on line Now !


You want to know how to Submit a Fellowship Renewal Request for Fall 2015?
We migrated to a new fellowship system! 


We kindly ask you to read the graduate fellowshipsinstructions manual before you start the process of submission of a fellowship application!


Thank you 



Quick Links               

Graduate Studies

Research and Conference Grants

Thesis preparation Guidelines

Important Dates & Schedules

Academic Integrity  

Student Code of Conduct

The Library

To Sign-up for Workshops  


Emergency Phone No.

AUC Online Directory

Scholarships for Ph.D students and Post-Doc scholars

  Important deadlines and links   The deadline to apply for financial aid for Fall 2015 is May 7, 2015   Final Exam Schedule   Online Forms for Graduates  
  Class of June 2015                                                       Congratulations!   Submit your graduation Speech by May 10 on   For information about the Graduation Ceremony


  Are you a University, Graduate Merit  or Laboratory Instruction fellowship  recipient in Spring 2015?   Students who have been awarded institutional fellowships in Spring 2015 such as University, Graduate Merit or Laboratory Instructions and wish to be considered for next Fall 2015 will need to submit a "Graduate Fellowship Application" available at: You will need to click on  Graduate Fellowships Instructions  for New and Enrolled Applicants to start the process
  Are you a TEFL or TAFL   fellowship recipient in Spring 2015?   Students awarded a TEFL or TAFL Fellowships in the current semester with a deadline that has already passed will be sent an email notification on April 15 to give them permission to submit a fellowship application to be considered for next Fall 2015.  


 Are you a recipient of a two years fellowship?  Does your fellowship award letter cover Fall 2015?               You do not need to submit a Graduate fellowship application   





                                          We migrated to a new fellowship system!    Fellowships eligibility requirements and upcoming deadlines  on May 1 for Fall 2015 can be checked at:


If you intend to apply for fellowships for Fall 2015,  please read the graduate fellowships instructions manual   before you start  the process of submission of a fellowship application!
  Thank you    For inquiries related to technical support  



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.


SPRING  2015 Important Deadlines for Enrolled Students
Tuesday, May 12 Deadline to Withdraw
Saturday, June 13 Graduation Ceremony






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