News Archive for 2016


February 8, 2016
USA Today named Azusa Pacific University among the 10 best U.S. colleges to earn a nursing degree for 2015-16. APU ranks No. 8, joining other prominent schools including Johns Hopkins University, George Washington University, and New York University.
January 28, 2016 by Rachel White
Melanie Tierce's '17 heartfelt “American Idol” audition of Andra Day’s “Rise Up,” earned Tierce a golden ticket and these impressive words from Connick Jr.,“Best audition I’ve heard in three years as a judge.”
January 25, 2016 by Christopher Flannery
Christopher Flannery, Ph.D., discusses the great works curriculum that forms the foundation of APU’s Honors College.
January 22, 2016 by Rachel White
When Jennifer Lopez reached across the “American Idol” judges’ table and handed APU senior Jessica Cabral a golden ticket, she felt like everything in her life had led her to that moment.
January 15, 2016 by Rachel White
Among the more than 1,700 private, nonprofit colleges and universities nationwide, Azusa Pacific University standouts out as exceptional value and a smart investment.
January 8, 2016
Two APU students begin their "American Idol" journey.
January 4, 2016 by Kayla Johnston '15
Each year, students and parents dive into the college search process, comparing schools and costs, loans and scholarships, questioning, is a college degree worth the cost? Yes, it is.