About the Office

The Office of University Advancement has the challenging and rewarding responsibility of building relationships between the university and its community, including donors, alumni, parents, and other friends, as well as the task of seeking funding to support building projects, endowed chairs, and scholarships.

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News & Features

  • Cougars Pack the New Den

    Smith Hall resident advisors camped out to be first in line for the grand reopening of the Cougars' Den. “Camping outside the den started as a joke, but we realized that we had to see the transformation before anyone else,” said Sam Carleton.

  • Faculty Member Selected as Emerging Scholar

    Azusa Pacific’s Anupama Jacob, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Social Work, named as the next emerging scholar for the Self-Sufficiency Research Clearinghouse (SSRC).

  • Cougar InterView—Michael-David Morales ’00

    From comforting soldiers to coaching swimmers, Michael-David “Mo” Morales ’00, seeks to strengthen spirituality in others and train up young leaders for faith-based and secular environments.

  • Right on Track

    “APU has made me more confident, and I don’t know where I’d be or what I’d be doing had I not found this place. Track and field is something I do, but it’s not who I am.”

  • Love the Lord with All Your Mind

    In 2014, Waks, recipient of the 2013 APU Servant Leadership Award and a student in the Master of Divinity program at PTS, saw the potential of a new journal featuring the work of leading theologians to impact today’s Church.