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Parents of AUC students are an important part of our University community. Browse the links below to help you learn more about the resources and services at AUC and know more about the campus environment and academic life.

Parents Association

The mission of the Parents Association (PA) of The American University in Cairo is to be the voice of all AUC parents and family members, to help build a sense of community among the entire AUC community, and to support AUC in achieving its educational goals.

For Arabic version, click here.

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Safety on Campus

At AUC, we recognize that a university campus serves as the center of a student’s academic and cultural experience, and our Office of Safety and Security is committed to providing a safe, secure and welcoming campus environment for our global community of students from more than 50 countries.

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Visitor Information

Maybe you’ve seen pictures, but nothing compares to stepping foot onto our campuses. Get more information about experiencing the American University in Cairo first hand.

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Transportation

Don’t want to bother with the stress and cost of driving? AUC maintains an extensive bus service available to all members of the AUC community. Our buses cover 13 routes that travel between the AUC New Cairo and AUC Tahrir Campuses and through neighborhoods all over the city.

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International Students

Cairo Our City

Learn about AUC's biggest classroom — Cairo. A vibrant, historical city in the heart of the Middle East.

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NEWS@AUC

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Nanotechnology PhD Student Uses Silkworms to Store, Transmit Energy in Fabrics

When Basant Ali, a PhD candidate in AUC's nanotechnology program, proposed an unusual research idea, her friends and professors told her she was crazy. However, a few months after her proposition, Ali’s “crazy” idea turned into a months-long research project and was soon published in Scientific Reports, a branch of the world’s leading multidisciplinary scientific journal, Nature. 

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AUC Takes Initiative to Transfer Antiquities Collection to Egyptian Government

AUC has recently taken the initiative to transfer nearly 5,000 Islamic, Coptic, Pharaonic, Greek and Roman antiquities to the protection of the Egyptian government. AUC has been in legal possession of these antiquities since the 1960s, ensuring their preservation. 

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Opening of AUC Tahrir Cafeteria

The newly renovated Tahrir Cultural Center celebrated the opening of the new cafeteria last night with a reception and concert. 

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HAPPENING@AUC

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