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Jonathan Bunton
Jonathan Bunton
Physics/Junior – Earned summer internship with Tesla Inc.

“I’ve come to appreciate that, after just my freshman year, I already knew all of the physics faculty at Austin Peay."

Brittney Washington
Brittney Washington
Freshman/Nursing

“Austin Peay is small enough that I can meet people, but it is big enough to offer plenty of opportunities on campus.”

Dominic Critchlow
Dominic Critchlow
Physics/Senior – Exploring new methods for high altitude balloon launches.

“Sending a camera to space is kind of the next best thing to actually going there yourself.”

 

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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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Nursing student in the lab at APSU
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Martha Dickerson Eriksson College of Education
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Masters degree students at graduation at APSU
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Small Campus. 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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Steven Sherrill
Fiction, poetry and film on display during Zone 3 Fall 2017 Reading Series

Zone 3, the Austin Peay State University Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts’ literary journal, welcomes a diverse group for its Fall 2017 Zone 3 Reading Series.

APSU award Komen grant
APSU earns record amount of external grants

Last year, APSU faculty and staff aggressively pursued outside funding to support research, resulting in a 76-percent increase in external grants over the previous year.

University of Burgos
Austin Peay signs student exchange agreement with Spanish university

Austin Peay State University recently entered into a formal exchange agreement with University of Burgos, one of the top Spanish public universities of its size.

Eclipse
Aug
21
Total Eclipse
Date: August 21, 2017
Time: Activities begin at 8:00 a.m.
Location: Dunn Center/Fortera Stadium
The green man sculpture at APSU
Aug
28
Classes Start
Date: August 28, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Location: All Campuses
Aug
29
Jamey Grimes: Eclipse
Date: August 29, 2017
Time: All day event: The New Gallery, with support from the Austin Peay State University Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts (CECA) and the APSU Department of Art + Design, will present Jamey Grimes: Eclipse, to kick off the department’s 201
Location: 18 exhibition season. The New Gallery is the new exhibition space in the University’s new Art + Design Building.
Aug
29
Last day to add a class - Fall I FC
Date: August 29, 2017
Time: All day event
Location: N/A
Aug
29
Late registration - Fall I FC
Date: August 29, 2017
Time: All day event
Location: N/A