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Garrett Coscolluela
Garrett Coscolluela
Senior/Music Education, Performance

"I’m thankful to have spent two years with the Governors’ Own Marching Band and to have been a part of the most visible extension of Austin Peay’s Department of Music."

Sarah Eskildson
Sarah Eskildson ('17)
Sociology, Journalism

“My communication degree will equip me to spread the awareness about human trafficking and advocate to end the injustice.”

Joshua Rees
Joshua Rees
Foreign Languages (specialization in Spanish)

"My professors at Austin Peay have always asked me to think about how I can take what I’m already good at and use that to help a bigger group of people than I have before."

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At APSU, we are large enough to offer you a broad range of educational and social options, but small enough to treat you as an individual. We offer all of the resources of a large university, with a small college feel. We serve a large population of diverse students with many bachelor’s and master’s degree options that can be pursued on campus, online, and abroad.

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College of Arts and Letters
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College of Behavioral and Health Sciences
College of business students
College of Business
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Martha Dickerson Eriksson College of Education
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College of STEM
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College of Graduate Studies


Small Campus Feel. Big Opportunities.

Austin Peay offers the resources of a major university, with a small college feel. You'll get to know people quickly —- including your professors. That one-on-one communication is just part of the friendliness that makes Austin Peay a comfortable place to be.

Clarksville, Tennessee

APSU is surrounded by a thriving community, rich in history and tradition. Set against the Cumberland River, Clarksville offers outdoor activities, great restaurants, and local theatre. Not to mention, we're just 45 minutes from Nashville.

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APSU Achievers and Scholars Initiative members
APSU "Achievers and Scholars" attend Knoxville conference

Fourteen members of the Achievers and Scholars Initiative went to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, for the 13th Annual Black Issues Conference.

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APSU's new website earns major award at regional conference

During the annual Council for Advancement and Support of Education District III conference in Atlanta, Georgia, Austin Peay received an Award of Excellence for Website Redesign.

Splendor and Fault
The New Gallery Presents Yvette Cummings: Splendor & Fault

Cummings is using her art to open dialogue and have sometimes-difficult conversations regarding child abuse, adolescence and maternal struggles.

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The Taming of the Shrew
Date: February 22-25, 2018
Time: 7:30 p.m..
Location: Trahern Theatre
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Men's and Women's Basketball vs. Murray State
Date: February 25, 2018
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Dunn Center
Yvette Cummings: Splendor & Fault
Date: February 19, 2018
Time: through March 23, 2018
Location: The New Gallery
The Vagina Monologues
Date: February 20, 2018
Time: and Feb. 23, 7 p.m.
Location: Clement Auditorium
Baseball vs. Toledo
Date: February 23, 2018
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Hand Park