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Learn about American University's Guaranteed Admissions Agreement



  • Students who earn an associate of arts or associate of science degree from MC will receive guaranteed acceptance into AU.
  • AU will waive the application fee for MC students who apply under this agreement.
  • Students who have a 3.5 GPA at the time of acceptance will be eligible to pre-register for courses.
  • AU offers a Transfer Transitions orientation program for new transfer students.
  • Students can use all support services offered by AU. 
  • Students with a GPA of at least 3.8 at time of application will qualify for upper-level honors courses at AU. These students will also be considered for competitive merit scholarships.
  • Students will be eligible for the combined bachelors/masters programs if such programs are available in their major.


  • Earn an associate of arts or associate of science degree from Montgomery College.
  • Have a cumulative 3.0 GPA at the time of admission.


  • Sign a Letter of Intent by October 1st for admission the following fall.
  • Submit a transfer application and all supplemental materials by February 1 prior to fall admission.


Megan Lintott, Manager of Special Undergraduate Programs



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