Inauguration of President Stephens

ICYMI- Read all about the inauguration ceremony of The American University of Paris' 13th President, Sonya Stephens.

New Summer Institute for Human Rights

AUP’s new Summer Institute for Human Rights launched this year as a capstone project for MADIL brought prominent speakers from the world of human rights into an intimate classroom discussion environment.

La Rentrée - Fall 2022

This Fall semester sees AUP’s largest-ever incoming class arrive in the City of Light. More than 610 undergraduate, graduate, partner and transfer students arrived in Paris last week in time for Orientation – many of them moving into AUP-owned housing.

Get to Know AUP’s 13th President

Sonya Stephens

Following a rigorous international search, Professor Sonya Stephens was appointed by the Board of Trustees and assumed the presidency on September 1, 2022.

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AUP NEWS & EVENTS

Alumni

AUP Community Weekend Unites Alumni, Parents and Friends

The four-day gathering, which coincided with the end of AUP’s 60th-anniversary...

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Speakers

Fashion Industry Talks: Pascal Morand on Promoting Paris Fashion

Morand, an economist – and former rock band member – discussed his experience of...

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AUP COMMUNITY

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

20000

Alumni

in 145

Countries

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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An Urban Campus in the Heart of Paris

Paris offers you incredible opportunities for academic, personal and artistic exploration.

Why Study in Paris?