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Bay Atlantic University

Check whether Bay Atlantic University is right for you as an international student.

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Study abroad at Bay Atlantic University

Bay Atlantic University (BAU) is a private, non-profit university based in Washington DC. Their campus offers a comfortable and peaceful study environment, just a short walk from the White House.

The University offers a range of programs at bachelor’s, master’s and certificate levels. Their programs focus on the areas of economics and finance, accounting, business administration and management, and international affairs. BAU’s undergraduate and graduate programs are taught by a first class faculty of scholar-practitioners, who are recognized leaders in their fields.

Bay Atlantic is part of the BAU Global Network, which has 9 campuses strategically spread throughout the world. These include Istanbul, Berlin, Cyprus, Batumi, Plymouth, Hanoi, Puebla and Xi’an.

Why study at Bay Atlantic?

  • Global network

    BAU is part of one of the largest educational networks offering many international opportunities

  • Great location

    Situated minutes from the White House, BAU has easy access to a variety of important institutions

Life as an international student

BAU has a large international student population, with most students coming from countries outside North America.

The University does not have its own on-campus accommodation, but it does have relationships with apartments in Washington, and can help you locate and obtain student housing.

BAU offers a number of clubs and societies you can join including photography club, student government association, club soccer and club rugby. They also have a range of student support services you can use during your time at BAU, who can help you with health, academic and career issues.

Student life & facilities

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Fees and funding

Bay Atlantic University believes in helping students plan for their financial futures. Therefore, they follow a Guaranteed Tuition policy–whatever the tuition is when you enroll for classes, they guarantee that your tuition rates will remain constant throughout your anticipated period of study (defined as two years for master’s students and four years for bachelor’s degree students).

These scholarships are earned by submitting a valid SAT, GMAT, GRE scores with your application. Ranges from 25% - 100% off tuition.

  • Undergraduate tuition

    $17,850 / year

  • Graduate tuition

    $20,250 / year

Huseyin Yucel Scholarship

  • Amount

    25% tuition reduction per year. Available for all 4 years Bachelor’s Degrees or 2 years Master’s Degrees

  • Requirements

    This is available to all international students. This scholarship is earned by submitting an additional essay with your application.

Merit-Based Scholarship

  • Amount

    It’s up to 100% tuition reduction

  • Requirements

    This is based on grades and scores (GMA, GRE, SAT, etc.)

Mentora Scholarship

This scholarship is for Mentora students to transfer to BAU.

  • Amount

    25% - 50% tuition reduction.

  • Requirements

    If a Mentora student wants to take advantage of the 50% tuition reduction, they have to apply for Summer 2021. So, they’ll have to start taking classes in the summer (even if it’s just one class). If they intend to start in September, they will only be able to receive 35% reduction in tuition.


Bay Atlantic University

1510 H St NW, Washington, DC 20005

When it comes to culture, Washington offers first class facilities, diverse dining and nightlife opportunities. The beautiful wildlife of the Shenandoah Valley and the Chesapeake Bay are only short trips from the city, perfect for students who want to sample the great outdoors.

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Visa requirements for Bay At University

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