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  • Locations: Washington, D.C., United States;
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Program Homepage: Click here
  • Restrictions: Grinnell applicants only
Grinnell Approval Deadlines/Program Dates:
Grinnell Approval Deadlines/Program Dates:
Term Year Grinnell Approval Deadline Grinnell Decision Date Program Start Date Program End Date
Fall 2019 12/05/2018 02/18/2019 TBA TBA
Spring 2020 12/05/2018 02/18/2019 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Program by Theme: Global Economics & Regional Development, Global Health, Politics & International Relations, University Programs in English Campus Program Advisor: Jonathan Larson
OCS Contact: Jonathan Larson Housing: Apartment, Dorm
Program Description:
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 An Unsurpassed Experience

When you join the Washington Semester Program at American University, you will be connected with an accredited top-ranked university with 70 years of experience providing college students from around the U.S. and the world with internships and seminars that align professional development with academic coursework.

Join us and immerse yourself in a global environment while pursuing academic coursework and an internship in your field of interest.


You will learn from professors who are experts in their fields and who know Washington, DC. They will introduce you to new concepts, challenge your perspectives, and give you the opportunity to learn from respected experts. You also will visit international organizations and be a part of history as it unfolds.


No matter what your career interests or college major, your internship will fit your goals. You will expand your network and acquire valuable experience that distinguishes you from other students - at your home college - and in future internships and jobs.