Student Life

Learn what it's like to be a student at AUC, including living in St. Maarten, opportunities for community involvement, and clubs and organizations.

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American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC), founded in 1978, is one of the oldest Caribbean medical schools. The Caribbean setting offers students the opportunity to learn in a unique environment featuring cultural diversity, beautiful scenery, and a vibrant local community. 

  • About St. Maarten

    Life on St. Maarten is much like AUC's academic experience—both connect you to a vibrant, friendly and intimate community.

  • Clubs and Organizations

    AUC students are exceptional inside and outside of the classroom. Explore the variety of ways you can get involved.

  • Spouses Organization and Families

    Relocating a family presents its own challenge when attending medical school. Get advice ahead of your move and support on adjusting to life on the island.