American Univesity of Beirut


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to AUB and to Lebanon!

Now that you are here, it is important for you to note that if you are staying in Lebanon for longer than the duration of your visa, you must apply for a one-year student residence permit after your arrival and before your visa expires in order to maintain your legal status in Lebanon. 

See below for more information about how to apply for a residence permit.​​​​

General Security Contact

General Security Opening Hours

Mon Tue Thurs: 8:00 am-3:30 pm

Wed: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Fri: 8:00 am-3:00 pm

​Call 1717 for assistance
Visit the General Security Website

OIP Visa & Residence Permit Support

The Office of International Programs

Tuesdays and Thursdays

West Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 322

Tel:+961-1-​374374 ext. 3186


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