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The Dartmouth College-American University of Kuwait Program
44 North College Street Street, Suite 6125
Hanover, NH
Phone: (603) 646-9671
Fax: (603) 646-9673

Congratulations on 11 years as Ruler of the State of Kuwait to Sheikh Sabah IV Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah GCB, the 15th Ruler and the 5th Emir of Kuwait and the commander of the Military of Kuwait.

Congratulations to the Government and people of Kuwait on the 56th anniversary of their independence and the 26th anniversary of liberation.

NEW! ** For-credit Academic Exchange Between Dartmouth and AUK

Beginning in Fall quarter 2019, two Dartmouth undergraduates annually may register for classes at the American University of Kuwait (AUK).  Beginning in the Summer quarter of 2019, two AUK students may register for classes at Dartmouth. Click here for more information on the Dartmouth program. Select "Find A Program" and we are the third in the list.  Click here for information on the AUK program.

Fall 2018 - Dartmouth Students at AUK

Hannah Lang AUK Fall InternThe two Dartmouth students in Kuwait this Fall are Hannah Lang '21 and Allyson Gaines '21. Before they went to Kuwait they were in Rabat, Morocco, for Language Study Abroad for the summer term. They will have some interesting contrasts and similarities they can discuss in their newsletters about these two very different MIddle East countries of Morocco and Kuwait.


Allyson GainesHannah Lang (left) is from Grantham, New Hampshire, a town not too far from Hanover, NH. She is considering a major in Quantitative Social Science with a concentration in Geography. She is pursuing a minor in Arabic as she has also become interested in Middle Eastern Studies. Allyson Gaines (right) is from a suburb of Atlanta, Georgia, called Milton. She is pursuing interests and studies in the Middle East and Government.

Dispatches from Kuwait - click here


Hannah and Ally with the NASA Space Apps Challenge volunteer group

NASA Space Apps Challenge

Hannah and co-worker, Asama, in the Tutoring Center

Hannah Lang AUK tutoring center 




 Spring 2019 - Dartmouth Students at AUK

Jason Wei Spring 2019 internJason Wei '20 is studying computer science and engineering sciences at Dartmouth. He is interested in machine learning and computer vision, and works with Professor Hassanpour on deep learning for medical image analysis.  He became interested in the Middle East after taking a class on the history of the modern Middle East, and is excited to intern at the American University of Kuwait. He is a fencer, on the Formula One Racing team, and VP of currencies at the Dartmouth Finance Society. Jason graduates in 2020.









Last Updated: 11/1/18