Visiting AAC&U

The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) is located in the Washington DC Dupont Circle neighborhood. Our street address is:

1818 R Street , NW
Washington, DC 20009

Telephone: (202) 387-3760
Business hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday

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Directions to the Association of American Colleges and Universities

Metro:

  • Take the red line to Dupont Circle.
  • Take the Dupont Circle North exit (the Q Street exit).
  • At the top of the escalator, turn right onto Q street, then cross Connecticut Avenue and continue another half block to 19th Street.
  • Turn left on 19th Street and walk two blocks.
  • Turn right on R Street
  • AAC&U will be on your right, at 1818 R Street.

Driving Directions:

From Rockville, Md., and Points North

  • Take Connecticut Avenue south.
  • Right after Florida Avenue, move into the left lane and make a left-hand turn onto S Street. Proceed for two blocks.
  • Make a right onto 18th Street. Proceed for two blocks.
  • Make a right onto R Street.
  • AAC&U will be on your left, at 1818 R Street.

From Fairfax, Va., and Points West

  • Take Route 66 east to the Roosevelt Bridge.
  • Once you cross the bridge, the road will become Constitution Avenue.
  • Turn left on 18th Street.
  • Follow 18th Street through the city (crossing Connecticut Avenue and Masschusetts Avenue) to R Street.
  • Turn left onto R Street.
  • AAC&U will be on your left, at 1818 R Street.

From Northern Virginia and Points South

  • Take the Washington Beltway (Interstate 495) to Route 395 north.
  • Exit onto Route 1, 14th Street.
  • Continue north on 14th Street through the city, and around Thomas Circle, to R Street.
  • Turn left onto R Street.  Proceed about six blocks.
  • AAC&U will be on your left, at 1818 R Street.

Public Parking

We advise taking the Metro to AAC&U. For visitors who are driving, garage parking is available at several locations nearby and metered parking is available on the streets.