The Office of Community Advancement Programs designs, implements, and manages all community-based Federal Work Study programs to serve community needs and fulfill the 7 percent federal minimum level of community-based Federal Work Study as required by the Department of Education.

APU currently partners with 11 programs and community partners: Azusa Reads/Writes/Counts and Azusa Calculates, A.V.I.D., Girls on the Move, Kids on the Move, Computer Lab Tutoring, BOKS, Our Neighborhood Homework House, and THINK Together.