AUI Mourns the Loss of Omar El Fassi El Fihri (Class of 2018)



The entire Al Akhawayn University community is mourning the loss of one of its Alumni, Omar El Fassi El Fihri. Omar was a member of the graduating Class of 2018 at AUI with a Combined Bachelor’s and Master’s degree of Science.


Omar El Fassi El Fihri, 24, was an outstanding student and dear friend to countless members of the University’s community. He always maintained a well-respected reputation and had exceptional relationships with his professors. Since first enrolling at Al Akhawayn, Omar was always a serious, ambitious and hardworking student and member of the AUI Community.


Omar always strived to have a positive impact on the world and aspired to leave a lasting footprint that would help make it a better place for everyone in all fields; economically, socially and environmentally.


Omar’s passing will not only leave a void in the lives of his family, friends and teachers, but in the hearts of the entire AUI Community and everyone else who knew him.


The entire Al Akhawayn University community extends its deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences to Omar El Fassi El Fihri’s family and friends.