APU Terms and Acronyms

The following is a list of commonly used university terms and acronyms:

ALCI American Language and Culture Institute
ASB Associated Student Body
BAS School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
CLAS College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The Clause University newspaper for students
Cougar Dome Student Union
CRIS Center for Research in Science
Event Center Richard and Vivian Felix Event Center
FDR Faculty Dining Room
GPC Graduate and Professional Center
GPESS Graduate and Professional Enrollment and Student Services
GPSSS Graduate and Professional Student Support Services
HOME home.apu.edu (University Portal)
HR Human Resources
IC International Center
IMT Information and Media Technology
IOM Institute of Outreach Ministries
ISS Office of International Student Services
LAPC Los Angeles Pacific College Banquet Room
LEC Learning Enrichment Center
LTCC Lower Turner Campus Center
MAS Ministry and Service
PDR President's Dining Room
RES LIFE Student Housing
Sakai sakai.apu.edu (online learning platform)
SBM School of Business and Management
SFS Student Financial Services
theUB University Bookstore
UTCC Upper Turner Campus Center (primary location for chapel)