The American University of Madaba’s Official Logo has important connotations and meaning in its details:

  • The American University of Madaba:AUM registered and accredited in Jordan and registered in New Hampshire – USA .
  • The Background Mosaic: Symbolizes the city of Madaba, a Biblical city known as the City of Mosaics. Dating back to the 6th century AD, the background is a section of the Holy City of Jerusalem from the mosaic floor of St. George's Greek Orthodox Church in Madaba.
  • The Two Hands: Represents the white hands of the people who have contributed to the construction of the university.
  • The light Coming out of the White Hands: Signifies the light of Christ that lights the way for us.
  • Sapientia et Scientia (Knowledge and Wisdom): Written in Latin, this is a quote from the Book of Wisdom, one of the books of the Bible, since this university is owned by the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem,which encapsulates the University's creed and identity.
  • Develop Capabilities and Talents: Embodies the university’s mission and goals.
  • Not-For-Profit-University: The AUM Status.