News Archive for 2016


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 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.