The Office of Development at the American University of Beirut serves as the liaison between the University and alumni/ae, friends and organizations.
We encourage and assist individuals and organizations interested in furthering the work of the University, and seek to enhance support through
outright gifts, pledges, gifts to endowments, gifts in kind, and other forms of financial contribution.
The Office of Development is in close touch with the University's alumni/ae, parents and friends around the world to build on our tradition of loyalty and
open communication and to ensure that the AUB family prospers.
In 2007, AUB successfully completed the Campaign for Excellence, which started in 2002 and exceeded its target goal of $140 million by raising more than $171 million. Read more.
IFI’s new permanent home at AUB symbolizes vibrant and dynamic future
The Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at AUB inaugurated on May 29 its new permanent home, a landmark building designed by former AUB student and celebrated architect, Zaha Hadid.
Developed with the support of a generous donation by former Deputy Prime Minister Issam Fares, the striking 3000-square-meter building represents AUB’s ambitions into the 21st century. Read more.