Summer School

Take Classes at APU this Summer

Summer courses give you an opportunity to wrap up a few general education requirements or major courses so you can graduate on time—or even early! To help your wallet, summer tuition is discounted on approximately 200 classes. Make this a productive summer.

  • Deeply discounted tuition for Summer 2018 is only $615 per unit.[1]
  • Take advantage of the option to use major credit cards to pay for Summer 2018 tuition, fees, and housing. Credit card payments are subject to a 2.75% service fee.
  • Three short, intensive 5-week terms and a traditional 15-week term.
  • Classes offered throughout the day.
  • Summer housing is available for APU students. Stay all summer and receive a 50 percent discount.
  • Registration opens March 12, 2018, and is first come, first served.

Classes

For a complete list of open classes, please visit the online class schedule.

Term Dates

Summer I: May 14–June 15
Summer II: June 18–July 20
Summer III: July 17–August 18
Summer IV (15-week term): May 14–August 24

View the academic calendar for term specific dates and deadlines.

Registration

Current APU Students

  1. Register for summer courses through your One Stop tab on home.apu.edu, just like fall and spring registration. Summer registration begins March 12, 2018.
  2. Once you have registered, pay for your classes through CASHNet, just like you do during the school year. All students are enrolled in a two-month payment plan due on May 1 and June 1. Full Summer 2018 balance is due by June 1 or at time of registration if registering on or after June 1. Please note, students enrolling in Summer 2018 will be charged a one-time $100 university service fee.

Non-APU Students (including freshmen and transfer students starting at APU in Fall 2018)

  1. Apply for summer courses as a non-degree seeking student using the Summer 2018 Online Application. Keep in mind that enrollment in a summer term does not constitute acceptance into an APU degree program.
  2. Wait for an email confirmation that your application has been approved. This may take up to two business days. The email will include instructions on how to register for courses and pay your bill.
  3. A second email will follow with your home.apu.edu login information. Use that to log in to the One Stop tab to register for summer courses beginning March 12, 2018.
  4. Once you have registered, pay for your classes through CASHNet (available in your Student Center). All students are enrolled in a two-month payment plan due on May 1 and June 1. Full Summer 2018 balance is due by June 1 or at time of registration if registering on or after June 1. Please note, students enrolling in Summer 2018 will be charged a one-time $100 university service fee.

Summer Housing

APU students have the option of living on campus for all or part of the summer. For more information on how to obtain summer housing, view Summer Housing Options (PDF).

Additional Information

  • For more information about summer school, please contact One Stop at (626) 815-2020.
  • For more information about enrolling in summer term(s) as a non-degree seeking student, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at (800) 825-5278.

Footnotes

  1. Traditional undergraduate students only. A one-time $100 university service fee will be applied to your student account. APU scholarships are not available during summer terms. Please contact One Stop to discuss financial options available to you.

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