Schedule a Virtual Visit

Thank you for your interest in the College of Arts and Sciences. We are excited to connect with you. 

To schedule your virtual visit with our office, please pick below from the following options. While it is best to speak directly with the admissions staff member that works with your intended program, any staff member can assist you with all questions that you may have regarding graduate programs within American University's College of Arts & Sciences.

All visits are scheduled on Eastern Standard Time. 

Don’t see your program listed? Please email CASGRAD@american.edu and we can get you in touch with your appropriate school.

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Abigail Seaver Caraveo

Admissions Associate
Meet with Abigail

Alumna of the MA Public History program, and can assist with:

  • General application questions for programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, including requirements, deadlines, and supplemental materials
  • Questions about the student experience
  • Living and working in Washington, DC

Jonathan Harper

Asst. Director, Graduate Recruitment
Meet with Jonathan

He is an alumnus of the MFA Creative Writing program and handles admissions for:

  • Art History
  • Arts Management
  • Asian Studies Certificate
  • Audio Technology
  • Behavior, Cognition & Neuroscience
  • Creative Writing
  • Ethics, Peace, and Human Rights
  • History and Public History
  • Literature, Culture, and Technology
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology (PhD Clinical Psychology and Master's)
  • Studio Art

Laurel Semple

Asst. Director, GEM and Recruitment
Meet with Laurel

She handles all international student visas, as well as admissions for:

  • Anthropology and Public Anthropology
  • Biology and Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Environmental Science
  • Health Promotion Management
  • Statistics
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Data Science
  • Sociology
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
  • Postbaccalaureate Pre-medical Certificate
  • Translation Certificate