The American University in Cairo

New Cairo, EG

The American University in Cairo

New Cairo, EG

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Tuition & Fees

$17,990

$22,550

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
3
25th
21
75th
10
25th
35

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

45%

male

55%

female

10

students

1

faculty

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Selective

53%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,564
Declined 1,369
Total Received 2,933
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Private

5,655

undergraduate students

1,014

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

The American University in Cairo was founded in 1919. Its curriculum is based on U.S. educational principles and English is the language of instruction. It has relocated to the suburb of New Cairo. Its campus is 260-acres.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 6,669
Established in 1919
Coeducational Coeducational

260-acre, suburban campus in New Cairo (population: 200,000). Served by bus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

The American University in Cairo
AUC Avenue
New Cairo, EG
11835

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
9%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
3
25th
21
75th
10
25th
35

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $85
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Neither
Application deadline (priority deadline) March 1
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline May 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Reasoning only Required of some ACT only Considered if submitted SAT Subject Tests Required of some

Selective

53%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,564
Declined 1,369
Total Received 2,933

Admissions Factors

Not Reported

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Other
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders

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Financial Aid

$3,711

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $17,490
Additional fees $500
Books & supplies $750
Total $18,740
Average Financial Aid - $3,711
Total with Avg. Aid $15,029

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Financial Aid Office


P: 202 2615-1486
finaid@aucegypt.edu

6,669

total students

NA%

in-state

NA%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

85%

5,655
students

Female
55%
3,097

Male
45%
2,558

15%

1,014
students

Female
64%
645

Male
36%
369

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

86%

4,881
students

Female
55%
2,668

Male
45%
2,213

14%

774
students

Female
55%
429

Male
45%
345

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Transfer Enrollment

75

Transfer applicants enrolled

Not Reported

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Not Required/Recommended
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

75

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

45

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 26
Countries most often represented Libya
Palestine
Saudi Arabia
Syria
Yemen
The United States
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
International student center
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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