Fostering Academic Excellence

APU is committed to fostering an atmosphere wherein academics is not simply taught, but lived. Professors, experts in their respective fields and passionate about the subjects they teach, challenge and stretch their students to reach their goals. Students are impelled to think critically and analyze thoroughly what they learn in the classroom.

The provost provides strategic academic vision for the university and oversees all academic matters, from hiring new faculty to working with faculty to develop new programs to setting academic policy.

News & Features

  • Focus on Writing Elevates Students’ Skills across Disciplines

    From additional writing courses in the new GE curriculum, to the Writing Center’s expanded scope, to the full participation of departments and programs on campus, APU students will have myriad opportunities to strengthen their writing skills.

  • The Science of Friendship

    Professor Jon Milhon Ph.D., reunites with alumni from the class of 2006, who took his Cell Biology and formed bonds that exist more than 10 years later.

  • APU Participates in Major Concussion Research

    APU’s participation in a $30 million Concussion Assessment Research and Education Consortium study will lead to more accurate diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of concussions for all.

  • The Economist Ranks APU Graduates Among Most Employable

    The Economist ranked APU in the 92nd percentile as no. 102 among its counterparts. The position points to actual earnings that significantly exceed expectations and reflect employers’ overwhelming recognition of APU graduates as highly employable.

  • Azusa Pacific Graduates Rank Among Most Employable

    The Economist endorsed APU with the release of its research regarding the employability of the nation’s graduates.The report ranks APU in the 92nd percentile as no. 102 among its counterparts.


  • Give thanks to the Lord, call on His name; make His deeds known among the nations... Isaiah 12:4 #HappyThanksgiving

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