General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Abbreviation LAU
Teachers 524
Students 8,127
Foreigners 19%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Green and white
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield
• Ministère de l'Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Liban
• Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
• New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC-CIHE)
• International Association of University Presidents (IAUP)
• Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U)
• American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
• Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

• American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
• Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAICU)
• Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC)
• Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB)
• World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE)
• Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
• Conseil National De Recherches Scientifiques (CNRS)
World ranking700
Country ranking3
Employer Reputation361
International Faculty216
International Students213
Cost of living in Beirut, USD/month
Accommodation 284 739
Food 175 356
Transportation 36 148
Communications and utilities 121 126
Clothing 33 121
Sports and leisure 37 122
Accommodation in Beirut, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre287
Shared room in city centre746
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre462
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,040
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking700
QS World University Rankings668
Webometrics Ranking2183
Alternative title
Arabic الجامعة اللبنانية الأمريكية

Location on map - Lebanese American University

Lebanese American University (LAU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Lebanon.

Lebanese American University - Description

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3791American University of Beirut19,000 USD1,000 USD
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Universities in this country

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3791American University of BeirutBeirut19,000 USD1,000 USD
6722Université Saint Joseph de BeyrouthBeirut
27664Université LibanaiseBeirut1,000 USD1,000 USD
34825University of BalamandTripoli12,500 USD12,500 USD
40346Université Saint Esprit de Kaslik5,000 USD5,000 USD

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