2016 News Archive

  • October 28, 2016 by Abigail E. Peck
    Hosted on both campuses, chapel provides students a built in break allowing for spiritual rest amidst the rigor and demands of college life. With six chapels to choose from, students can find a chapel that resonates with them.
  • October 26, 2016 by Lucero Denisse Oceguera ’19
    When you are the first person in your family to attend a higher education institution, navigating the transition to college can at times feel overwhelming. See how APU is bridging the gap for its first-generation students.
  • September 29, 2016 by Tony Suleiman
    Keep these important deadlines in mind when applying for college!
  • August 26, 2016 by Gina Ender '16
    Upperclassmen share tips from their experiences as first-year students.
  • August 4, 2016 by Gina Ender
    Five frequently asked questions about FERPA asked by students and parents.
  • July 12, 2016
    Azusa Pacific University’s School of Nursing recently received three grants totaling more than $2 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).
  • July 11, 2016
    Forbes ranks Azusa Pacific University among the best schools in the nation for 2016. The 660 colleges listed represent the top 20 percent of all undergraduate institutions. APU ranks 391, up from last year’s 398.
  • June 27, 2016 by University Relations
    Hear from students about what it's like to live in one of APU’s four residence halls.
  • May 2, 2016 by Kayla Johnston ’16
    Six finalists competed in a mock job interview competition to learn valuable interview skills and promote professionalism on campus.
  • April 28, 2016 by Kayla Johnston ’16
    The new Metro Gold Line creates opportunities for the APU community to engage with the greater Los Angeles area.
  • April 25, 2016 by Allison Oster
    Still don't know what you want to major in? Here are 5 tips that can help you choose the major that is right for you.
  • April 25, 2016 by Lucero Denisse Oceguera
    With rising tuition rates, financing a college education can seem daunting for many individuals and families. That’s where scholarships can help. Here are a few tips for finding college scholarships.
  • February 29, 2016
    Azusa Pacific University and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes host the 32nd Annual Night of Champions.
  • February 29, 2016 by Lucero Denisse Oceguera '19
    When it comes to deciding where to go to college, every student wants to be sure of the choice they are making. Visiting college campuses is an important step in choosing the best school for your education journey.
  • February 26, 2016 by Rachel White
    Active duty may be behind him, but for Andrew Montes '15, a new chapter of service is just beginning, as he pursues a career to assist veterans in need.
  • February 24, 2016 by Kayla Johnston ’16
    There are benefits to both living on campus and commuting during college. Which is best for you?
  • February 19, 2016 by Logan Cain
    Students who graduate with a liberal arts education tend to possess leadership ability, morality, and life satisfaction. APU and its Honors College seeks to instill these three traits in its students-—molding brighter minds and better people.
  • February 16, 2016 by Rachel White
    Harmony Lantham '17 recently secured the title of Miss Rodeo USA. She will travel more than 100,000 miles this year, representing the International Professional Rodeo association across the nation.
  • February 10, 2016 by Cynndie Hoff
    USA Today named Azusa Pacific University among the 10 best U.S. colleges to earn a nursing degree for 2015-16.
  • 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.