Welcome to the American University of Armenia and welcome to Yerevan!
The American University of Armenia (AUA) is a private institution of higher learning offering a global education in Armenia. Affiliated with the University of California, AUA is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Founded in 1991, AUA provides high-quality graduate and undergraduate education that encourages civic engagement and promotes democratic values, fostering scholarship in a setting that values and develops academic excellence, free inquiry, integrity, scholarship, leadership, and service to society. The University offers a total of 18 programs giving students the foundation and skills to become specialists and well-rounded individuals who think critically and creatively, learn independently, work collaboratively, and communicate effectively.
The Office of Admissions is here to support you throughout the admissions process. Contact us via phone or email with any questions you may have. For short bios about our staff and all of our contact information, click on the photo to the right.
OUR MISSION: Working closely with the academic programs and support units, the Office of Admissions achieves the university’s enrollment goals by providing high-quality services and programs to recruit, admit and enroll an increasingly selective and diverse student body prepared to succeed academically and become active members of the AUA community. Learn more about our admissions policies at policies.aua.am.