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Latest Research on AAU Campuses

The 62 AAU universities in the United States and Canada conduct research in an extraordinary array of disciplines. Their work has an unmistakable impact on global health and well-being, civic life, technological development, and economic competitiveness.

The 60 AAU universities in the United States received $23.5 billion in federal academic research funding in 2011, or nearly 58 percent of all federally funded research provided to colleges and universities. These institutions also spent $6 billion of their own institutional funds on academic research in 2011.

For the latest information on scientific discoveries at AAU universities, see the following links to the research sections of their websites.