Events

May
1

Students who anticipate completing their degree in time for the August 2017 conferment must register for graduation with the AU Registrar's Office.

Sep
1

Students who anticipate completing their degree in time for the December 2017 commencement must register for graduation with the AU Registrar's Office.

Schedule of Courses

Upcoming Courses

Spring 2017

Summer 2017

Future Semesters

Fall 2017

Session 1: August 26th to October 20th

Session 2: October 21st to December 16th

Qualifying Exam: Friday, October 13th to Monday, October 30th

Spring 2018

Session 1: January 6th to February 24th

Session 2: March 3rd to April 28th

Qualifying Exam: Friday, March 9th to Monday, March 26th

Summer 2018 (tentative)

On-Campus Courses 1: June 24th to July 20th

Online Courses: May 7th to August 10th

Qualifying Exam: Friday, July 20th to Monday, August 6th

Previous Academic Years

Faculty Spotlight

Eric Sands
Faculty

Eric Sands is Associate Professor of Government at Berry College in Mount Berry, Georgia, where he received the SGA Outstanding Faculty Award in the Spring of 2009. Dr. Sands has published a book, American Public Philosophy and the Mystery of Lincolnism (University of Missouri Press, 2009) that examines the public philosophy of Abraham Lincoln and how the development of Lincoln’s ideas affected the politics of Reconstruction.  He has also published articles in Perspectives on Political SciencePS: Political Science & PoliticsThe Encyclopedia of U.S. Campaigns, Elections, and Electoral Behavior, and The Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court.  Dr. Sands has served as an Annual Fellow for the Jack Miller Center and is currently an Academic Partner for the Bill of Rights Institute. He earned his Ph.D. in Government from the University of Virginia.