The American University of Rome

(Associate Member)
Via Pietro Roselli, 4
00153 Rome
Telephone:  +39 06.5833.0919
Fax: +39 06.5833.0992
Web site:

The American University of Rome (AUR) is an American-style private institution of higher education offering undergraduate liberal arts and professional programs to degree-seeking and study abroad students from around the world.

Since its founding in 1969, AUR has created programs of study that capitalize on engaged learning inside the classroom and active exploration of historical, cultural and archeological sites in Rome and beyond. It awards Bachelor’s Degrees in Archeology and Classics, Art History, Communication, Film and Digital Media, Interdisciplinary Studies, International Relations and Global Politics, Italian Studies, and Business Administration, an Associate of Applied Arts Degree in Liberal Studies and an Associate of Applied Arts Degree in International Business. AUR also offers a wide choice of minors, including Finance, Fine Arts, Marketing, Social Science and many more, to enable students to enhance and enrich their academic profiles. The University hosts students from the US who are studying in Rome for a semester or year, and has cooperative agreements with many prestigious universities across the US. Individual students interested in studying abroad at AUR may apply directly to the university through AUR’s web site or by contacting

Central to AUR’s mission is the preparation of students to live and work across cultures, whether they stay for a semester or for several years. AUR is small, selective in admission and internationally recognized for the quality of its degree programs. The American University of Rome is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) and licensed by the State of Delaware Department of Education.

Toll free to Rome from the US: +1 877 592 1287
Toll free in the US: +1 888 791 8327
Toll free fax in the US:  +1 866 287 2025