Azusa Pacific University

Azusa, CA

Azusa Pacific University

Azusa, CA

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Join a community of difference makers

At Azusa Pacific University, you’ll find a transformational education and a community of scholars who are passionate about being a light in the world. When you attend APU, you’ll be equipped to pursue excellence—and Christ—in all you do, and you’ll graduate ready to make an impact in whatever field you choose. 

Visit us: Get a glimpse of what campus life is like at APU by scheduling a tour or signing up for an admission event at apu.edu/visit.

Faculty mentors
Faculty at Azusa Pacific are experts in their fields, but more than that, they’re passionate teachers and mentors ready to inspire and engage with you. Students frequently seek the advice of their professors by discussing class assignments, brainstorming research opportunities, and exploring their dreams and goals. With an 11:1 student-faculty ratio, our professors get to know you—and they can’t wait to see you succeed. 

Watch: Get to know our faculty, their passions and work, and what they hope to share with students by checking out our Meet the Faculty video series at apu.edu/faculty.

Meaningful learning
At Azusa Pacific, learning doesn’t just take place in the classroom. Opportunities for involvement abound whether you’re on or off campus. Each one not only helps you prepare for what you’re going to do after you graduate but also supports you in what you can do now: research with faculty, serve in a leadership role, study abroad, volunteer in the community, go on a mission trip, play intramural sports, join a club, learn valuable skills, and work on campus. 

And whether you’ve known what you want to major in for years or you look forward to exploring new opportunities in college, APU has options. Discover which path is right for you at apu.edu/uga.

ACCOLADES

 

Ranked among “America’s Best Colleges” | U.S. News & World Report, 2020

 

Ranked among the top national schools for “First-Year Experience,” “Service Learning,” “Campus Ethnic Diversity,” and “Social Mobility” | U.S. News & World Report

 

Ranked among the “Best Western Colleges” | The Princeton Review, 2019

 

Ranked among the top 25 schools in the country based on alumni ratings | Forbes, 2020

Facts & Figures

● Established in 1899
● Motto: God First
● Accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
● 4,400 undergraduates from all 50 states and 63 countries
● 100% of incoming undergraduates receiving financial aid
● 60+ undergraduate majors
● 50+ ministry and service opportunities
● 20+ study abroad and off-campus learning options
● 19 NCAA Division II athletic teams

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “I love my major, and I’ve been so blessed to have professors who’ve been very nurturing. They’ve not only poured into me as an individual, but they also prepared me for what comes after school.”

    • Hannah Sy ’20
      Allied Health
  • “After opening up a discussion on Dante, my professor looked directly at me and said, ‘Jasmine, you’re a piece of art,’ and I was completely caught off guard. It reminded me how transformative the role of a teacher is in the lives of each and every one of their students. That’s what set me on the road to becoming a teacher.”

    • Jasmine Kolano ’18
      Communication Studies and Honors Humanities
  • “The chance for me to go to Africa and practice my Computer Science degree really enabled me to learn and make a difference in the world—not just a difference in my own life.”

    • Matthew Perera ’20
      Computer Science