Navigate through the website that showcases people and pivotal moments marking AUB history from 1866 to 2016
Our 150th anniversary slogan is We Make History; we honor AUB History Makers through the ages

Anis K. Makdisi

Anis K. Makdisi was a prominent scholar of Arabic literature…


Al-Zahra'a Majed '15 & Ameen Jaber

Despite our differences and opposite personalities, we chose…

President's 150 Message

In 2016, AUB is commemorating the 150th anniversary of its founding in 1866. AUB’s story is one of strength, transformative impact, and institutional resilience.