APU Terms and Acronyms

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

APU Terms and Acronyms
ADM Graduate and Professional Admissions
ALCI American Language and Culture Institute
ASB Associated Student Body
ASC Academic Success Center
BAS School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
Canvas canvas.apu.edu (online learning platform)
CLAS College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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
GPSSS Graduate and Professional Student Support Services
GPR Graduate and Professional Registrar
HOME home.apu.edu (University Portal)
HR Human Resources
IC International Center
IMT Information and Media Technology
LAPC Los Angeles Pacific College Board Room
LTCC Lower Turner Campus Center
PDR President’s Dining Room
RES LIFE Student Housing
SBM School of Business and Management
SFS Student Financial Services
theUB University Bookstore
UTCC Upper Turner Campus Center (primary location for chapel)