Jens Brockmeier awarded 2021 Ernst E. Boesch Prize

AUP is honored to announce that Professor of Psychology, Health and Gender, Jens Brockmeier, has been awarded the Ernst E. Boesch Prize 2021 as recognition for his lifetime achievements.

AUP Proudly Supports US Armed Force Veterans and Their Families.

AUP was named the Top Overseas School for US Veterans Tuition Support in 2020

Technology and the Human Future

To celebrate AUP's 60th anniversary, the Office of the President is hosting a series of lectures looking at how academia can engage with ethical questions surrounding humans' use of technology.

Brian Schiff named Professor of Promise

AUP is pleased to announce that Professor Brian Schiff, Chair of the Department of Psychology, Health and Gender and Director of the George and Irina Schaeffer Center for the Study of Genocide, Human Rights and Conflict Prevention, has been named Esmond Nissim Professor of Psychology.

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60 Years of AUP

Visit our 60th-anniversary website to join us on a journey through AUP’s past, present and future in celebration of six decades of liberal arts learning in Paris.

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Students

1000+

Students

101

Nationalities

63

Languages & Dialects

63%

Speak 2+ Languages

You will learn to break out of your comfort zone, step beyond the bounds of general knowledge and discover your passions. Students and faculty bring their diverse cultural backgrounds, languages and perspectives into the classroom. You’ll learn to be a cultural translator with the capacity to analyze, adapt and thrive in any environment. All you need to be a global explorer is the courage to live and learn in an international environment.

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Faculty

148

Professors

54%

Women

69%

Speak 3+ Languages

27

Nationalities

Our professors act as both mentors and collaborators, pushing you to question ideas and reflect on varied topics. Coming from renowned universities all over the world, faculty members work to expose you to multiple disciplines, professions and institutions. AUP’s small community means greater faculty-student interaction, and professors are excited to welcome you to campus, to hear your ideas and to help you decide on your future path.

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Alumni

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9/10

speak 2+ languages

93%

job within 1 year

We measure the success of our mission by the impact our graduates have on the world. Many alumni take on leadership roles in international organizations. An exposure to multidisciplinary and multicultural perspectives coupled with a deep-dive into a particular field of expertise means graduates are able to apply their classroom learning successfully in a variety of careers. What you can achieve at AUP is just a preview of what you can achieve after graduation.  

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