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Christopher Trice
Christopher Trice
Sophomore/Social Work

“Because of Austin Peay’s smaller class sizes, I get a chance to have a better connection with my professors and classmates.”

Jessica Sheers
Jessica Sheers

“My hands-on internship experience was more than just shadowing someone; the real work I did solidified my desire to be a nurse.”

Colin Crist
Colin Crist

“Being a part of Austin Peay Army ROTC has shown me that, in order to become a leader, I have to first be a team player and learn to be a follower.”


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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
Nursing student in the lab at APSU
College of Behavioral and Health Sciences
College of business students
College of Business
Student teaching a class at a local grade school
Martha Dickerson Eriksson College of Education
Photo of APSU Maynard Math building
College of STEM
Masters degree students at graduation at APSU
College of Graduate Studies


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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Michael Smith
Educational Intelligence Visiting Lecture Series welcomes Michael R. Smith

The Educational Intelligence Visiting Lecture Series presented by the Department of Distance Education welcomes Michael R. Smith and his discussion, titled "Life NOW Learning" on Wednesday, Sept. 27, from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Morgan University Center Ballroom.

Garrett Coscolluela
Music major Coscolluela a part of world championship-winning drum corps

Garrett Coscolluela — a euphonium and trombone player — and his teammates on a national drum corp captured the Drum Corps International World Championship in August.

APSU wins big on Saturday
Govs win big during home opener

In front of a Fortera Stadium-record 8,152 fans, the Governors succeeded in going over, around and through Morehead State's defense for a 69-13 victory.

APSU vs. UT-Martin
Date: September 30, 2017
Time: Game Time 6 p.m.
Location: Fortera Stadium
Homecoming parade
Date: October 21, 2017
Time: Game Time 4 p.m.
Location: Fortera Stadium
Family Weekend
Date: September 29, 2017
Time: All day event
Location: N/A
Dr. Lisa Woylnec Faculty Recital
Date: September 21, 2017
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: MMC Mabry Concert Hall
College of Business Meet the Firms
Date: September 21, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: UC UC Ballroom