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As your child enters The American University of Paris, you too become a vital member of the AUP community. At AUP, we understand family members are an essential part of their student's journey, even after they have ventured far from home. As your on-campus partner, our Parent Relations Office serves as your connection to our campus in the 7th arrondissement. We foster this partnership through a variety of communications and international events and always look forward to welcoming you to our little corner of Paris.

Stay informed by signing up to receive regular parent communications, including our newsletter for parents and families, the Parent Compass, as well as important updates from campus and invitations to community events around the world.

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Parent Orientation Fall 2020

Parent Orientation plays an important role in welcoming you and your student into the AUP Community. Every semester we invite all parents and families of incoming AUP students to join us for information sessions, campus tours, and a cocktail reception.

This fall, Parent Orientation will take place during the week of August 30, 2020. Further details including specific dates, times and locations will be announced in the coming months. To attend Fall 2020 Parent Orientation, please register by clicking the link below. If you have any questions, please reach out to Dana Callaghan P'22 at .

Register for Parent Orientation – Fall 2020


Support AUP

AUP students deserve the very best. With your participation in the AUP Parents Fund, you will help provide the resources for an unparalleled educational experience in and beyond the classroom. You can make your contribution to the AUP Parents Fund on our Network for Good site.

The American University of Paris welcomes the financial support of our alumni and former students, parents of current and former AUP students, faculty and staff, and current and former trustees.

Big or small, your gift will make an impact on the quality of education at The American University of Paris. Find out how parents and families can support The American University of Paris today. 

Accommodation in Paris

Next time you are heading to Paris we are pleased to inform you that AUP has established partnerships with 4 star hotels in Paris from the INWOOD hotel chain.

These corporate rates will be valid all year long, depending on availability. Be sure to use the reservation code "AUP2020" for a 10% discount and two free breakfasts.

All of these establishments have been completely renovated and include all amenities (WIFI, elevator, room services). Our partnership with INWOOD includes the following 4-Star hotels:


Hotel Le Derby Alma

Hotel Le Derby Alma

8 Avenue Rapp, 75007, Paris
+33 (0)1 44 18 77 77


Hotel Le Tourville

Hotel Le Tourville

16 Avenue de Tourville, 75007, Paris
+33 (0)1 47 05 62 62


Hotel Le Walt

Hotel Le Walt

37 Avenue de la Motte Picquet, 75007, Paris
+33 (0)1 43 06 31 50


Hotel Le Marquis

Hotel Le Marquis

15 rue Dupleix, 75007, Paris
+33 (0)1 43 06 31 50


Hotel de la bourdonnais

Hotel de la Bourdonais

111 - 113 Avenue de la Bourdonnais, 75007, Paris
+33 (0)1 47 05 45 42


There are some other accommodation options that you may wish to explore including using to search for a hotel or for an apartment in Paris.

We would advise that you pay attention to location as you will undoubtedly wish to be in close proximity to AUP's campus in the 7th arrondissement.