Located in Ras Beirut, AUB's main campus has a total of 64 buildings. The 60.9 acre (246,459 square meter) campus overlooking the Mediterranean Sea includes athletic fields, private beach, bird sanctuary, and a repository of native and non-native trees and shrubs.
BOLDLY AUB: The Campaign to Lead, Innovate, and Serve, was officially launched at the American University of Beirut's Hostler Center on Jan. 16, 2017, at a spectacular gala attended by regional dignitaries, business leaders, AUB leadership, and friends of the University. More: http://www.aub.edu.lb/Applications/BOLDLYAUBCAMPAIGN/inde...
The AUB4Refugees Initiative was launched in September 2016 as a University-wide initiative to bring together AUB faculty and units working on addressing the impacts of the Syrian refugee crisis. It aims at nurturing cooperation and building partnerships on campus and beyond to deal with the repercussions and effects of the refugee crisis. The Initiative will strive for impactful research, community-based teaching and engaged practice.