The American University of Rome

Rome, IT

The American University of Rome, founded in 1969, is the oldest degree-granting American university in Rome, Italy. The campus is located on top of the Janiculum, Rome's highest hill, offering a spectacular view of the city.

Tuition & Fees

$25,860

$25,860

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Not Reported

undergraduateRatios

39%

male

61%

female

1

teacher

14

students

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Very Selective

25%

acceptance rate

Accepted 85
Declined + 255
Total Received 340
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Private (nonprofit)

227

undergraduate students

46

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. International Relations
  2. Business Administration
  3. Film/digital Media
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Codes

SAT 0262
ACT 5392

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Location

School Facts

The American University of Rome, founded in 1969, is the oldest degree-granting American university in Rome, Italy. The campus is located on top of the Janiculum, Rome's highest hill, offering a spectacular view of the city.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 273
Established in 1969
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)

Rome, IT

Urban campus in Rome, Italy (population: 2,868,782[). Served by air, bus, and train.

The American University of Rome
Via Pietro Roselli, 4
Rome, IT 00153

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
52%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
13%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
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Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
(50 Euros)
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline January 1 for fall; September 1 for spring (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted

Very Selective

25%

acceptance rate

Accepted 85
Declined + 255
Total Received 340

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Interview
Recommendations
Secondary school record

Important

Extracurricular activities
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Class rank
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Jessica York
Associate Director of Admissions
P: 888 791-8327 (U.S.)
F: +39 06 58330992
admissions@aur.edu

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

Tuition $25,200
Room $9,700
Board $3,000
Additional fees $660
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $39,560

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $185,823
Other external
Total $185,823

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $283,540
Other external
Total $283,540
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Institution's own financial aid form

Financial Aid Office

P: +39 06 58330919
F: +39 06 58330992
financialaid@aur.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Zoe Johnson
Associate Director of Financial Aid
financialaid@aur.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
basketball
gymnastics
soccer
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

basketball, soccer, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

soccer, volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

pilates, yoga

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Athletic Directors

Stefano Cristalli (men's)
Athletics Coordinator
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Roman Universities Soccer League, Roman Universities Volleyball League, Roman Universities Basketball League
Mascot
Wolfie
School colors
green and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Applied Arts in International Business
Archaeology/Classics
Art History
Business Administration
Communication
English Writing/Literature/Publishing
Film/Digital Media
Fine Arts
Food Studies
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Relations/Global Politics
Italian Studies
Liberal Studies
Peace Studies
Sustainable Cultural Heritage
Travel/Tourism Management
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Most Popular Majors

  1. International Relations
  2. Business Administration
  3. Film/digital Media

Programs Offered

  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships

273

total students

0%

in-state

100%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

83%

227
students

Female
61%
138

Male
39%
89

17%

46
students

Female
76%
35

Male
24%
11

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

%

227
students

Female
61%
138

Male
39%
89

Not reported

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Transfer Admissions

39%

Transfer applicants accepted

59%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 3.00
College GPA: 3.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Required of All
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

75

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

45

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Tape recorders
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 38
Countries most often represented Canada
Egypt
Ethiopia
Italy
Russia
Syria
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
International student center
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Jessica York
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
+39 06 58330919
admissions@aur.edu

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