Student Government Announces the 2019 Founders Day Ball

Student Government, Student Media Board, Club Council, the Residence Hall Association, and the Graduate Leadership Council are excited to announce that the 2019 Founders Day Ball will be held at the National Air and Space Museum Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia on Saturday, February 23, 2019!

Learn more on the Founders site

AUSG Statement on the Passing of Sabrina Ho

AUSG sent the following email to students after the AU community learned on Wednesday of the death of student Sabrina Ho.

Remarks at Convocation by AUSG President Valentina Fernández

On August 24, 2018, AUSG President Valentina Fernandez delivered the following remarks to the Class of 2022 at their Convocation ceremony held in Bender Arena. 

AUSG Statement on the Anniversary of the Loss of Kevin Sutherland

As we celebrate the Fourth of July, the AUSG Executive Board marks the third anniversary of the loss of Kevin Sutherland. 

AUSG Statement on University Update Re: May 2017 Hate Crime

This morning, American University President Sylvia Burwell announced that after a yearlong investigation into the May 1, 2017 hate crime by the FBI, US Attorney for the District of Columbia, and AUPD, there has not been a suspect identified. While we are disappointed, we are not discouraged.

AUSG on the Passing of Kenneth Clarke

AUSG sent the following email to students after the campus community learned on Friday morning of the death of AU first-year student Kenneth Clarke.

Installation of Student Rights Cards Officially Underway

On Monday, April 2, the American University Student Government's CASE announced that its signature policy achievement of the 2017-18 academic year, the Student Rights Cards, are being installed across campus.

AUSG Statement on DACA Deadline

The AUSG Executive Board released this statement on March 5, 2018, as the deadline imposed by the executive branch for DACA expires. AUSG stands by undocumented students, and urges Congress to protect Dreamers.

AUSG Spring 2018 Election Timeline

AUSG will hold its regular election cycle for executive and class/school council positions, as well as referenda. Information sessions begin this week; election results will be announced on April 6, 2018.

AUSG 2018 Special Election Timeline

The American University Student Government will hold a special election in February 2018 to fill the vacancy of AUSG President.