ABOUT THIS UNIVERSITY
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ABOUT AMERICAN UNIVERSITY
This is our 12th season hosting our summer camps in the D.C. area and our 5th season at American University. Our popular American University summer day camps and overnight camps are among a handful of elite summer camps in Washington, D.C. We strike the right balance between off-computer activities (creative games, sports, life skills, etc.) and essential cutting-edge technology education to foster STEM skill development (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).
American University is one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. Located at the top of Embassy Row, American University’s 84-acre, tree-lined campus is located in one of the most attractive and safe residential areas of Washington, D.C.
Our computer camps at American University give students the opportunity to take in iD’s challenging program while enjoying a culturally rich, collegiate atmosphere. These popular Washington, D.C. summer day camps and overnight camps are a great option for kids and teens. Come check us out!
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY FACTS
Nickname: The Eagle
Schools at American University: College of Arts and Sciences, Kogod School of Business, School of Communication, School of International Service, School of Public Affairs, Washington College of Law.
Student Population: Over 6,000 undergraduates and over 3,900 postgraduates comprise the student body. American University enrolls about 1,500 freshmen each year, with an average GPA of 3.8 and SAT of 1266. The average class size is 23 and the student-faculty ratio is 14:1.
Rankings: Recently, American University was named the most politically active school in the nation in The Princeton Review’s annual survey of college students. The Fiske Guide to Colleges ranked AU as a “Best Buy” college for the quality of academic offerings in relation to the cost of attendance.
Athletics: A member of the Patriot League, AU is home to a wide variety of athletics, including men’s and women’s basketball, soccer, cross-country, swimming & diving, track, women’s volleyball, field hockey, lacrosse and men’s wrestling – not to mention several club sports.
Points of Interest: The Smithsonian, the National Monuments and Memorials, the Three Houses of Government, Georgetown, concerts at Wolftrap Farm Park, Mount Vernon, Old Town, Alexandria, the Air & Space Museum.