About American University of Cairo
Located in the heart
of the Middle East, The American University in Cairo (AUC) is a
state-of-the-art, US-accredited, English-language University. Established 100
years ago, AUC is one of the oldest liberal arts institutions in the region.
Located in the most populous and one of the most vibrant cities in the Arab
world, AUC is an ideal place to explore your academic interests while you
become immersed in a new culture. AUC is Egypt’s global university, allowing
study abroad students to build relationships with a diverse student body and
gain important global perspectives.
University of Cairo
Parcel 8 74 S Teseen,
Tel: +20 2 26151000
International Engagement, North America
University of Cairo Academics
The fall semester runs from September to December; the spring semester runs from February to May.
Link to Courses taught in English
Please note that students are expected to take the equivalent of 15 UNF credits while abroad for fall or spring semesters.
American University of Cairo Application Process
Submit the following items directly to the Global Engagement Office (Building 10, Room 2125) not to the exchange partner or other UNF offices:
- Exchange Semester Study Abroad Application Form
- Copy of valid passport
- Updated resume
DEADLINE: March 15 for fall semester and September 15 for spring semester
University of Cairo Housing & Cost
AUC on-campus residences consist of 12 genders separated residential units designed to maximize the engagement among residents and feeds to the purpose of creating residential communities. Living at the on-campus residences is a great option for students looking for a convenient and vibrant living space. Each residential unit includes a common lounge that serves as a public space for cooking, studying and/or socializing. Add to that an outdoor plaza area that serves as a venue for residential life programs and events, plus a study room that is accessible 24/7
UNF students participating in a semester exchange program will pay UNF tuition. Students will be responsible for all other expenses (i.e. flight, meals, housing, etc.).
Please view our Study Abroad Funding page for information about scholarships other funding opportunities.