AUP Giving

  • AUP's Ziad Majed becomes the third

    Professor of Promise

    He will hold the title of Elliott E. Burdette Professor of Middle Eastern Studies for the next five years

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  • Announcing

    The Quai d'Orsay Society

    The Quai d’Orsay Society honors those who have made legacy pledges to support the University and provides opportunities to connect with AUP and its community.

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  • A lifetime of impact

    Olivia de Havilland

    From our first female trustee to namesake for AUP's first theater

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Advancing the American University of Paris

MEET THE MONTTESSUY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

The American University of Paris is thrilled to announce the opening of a new home for the arts on campus, the Monttessuy Center for the Arts. Once the University's library at 9 rue Monttessuy, this space has undergone a remarkable transformation, thanks to community-wide donor support from AUP alumni, parents and friends.

The new center now includes two classrooms, two art studios, a lithography lab, faculty offices and the University’s first-ever auditorium, the Olivia de Havilland Theater. 

The Monttessuy Center for the Arts officially opened its doors to students, staff and faculty, who have brought the center to life through a myriad of creative projects, and plans for many more in the future.