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Academic Policies

Academic Catalogs

Azusa Pacific University maintains academic policies and procedures in the university catalog to ensure that students are informed of their rights and responsibilities. APU’s academic catalog is posted in August for the following academic year. Each catalog contains general academic and administrative information including all academic policies, program information and descriptions of the courses of study offered. Visit to view the current catalog.


The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education. FERPA affords students certain privacy rights regarding their education records. Those rights and key definitions are summarized here; for more-detailed information about FERPA, visit

Questions about the student records privacy policy related to either undergraduate students or graduate and professional students may be directed to the Student Services Center at (626) 815-2020 or [email protected].