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Jenny Hernandez
Jenny Hernandez
Senior, HHP

“When people ask me about Austin Peay, I tell them the truth: I love this campus and it’s the best choice I could have ever made.”

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."

Alexis Hill
Alexis Hill
Senior, Biology

“Austin Peay has treated me way better than I ever thought it could have, and if I had to do it all over again, I’d still choose to go to this University.”

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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 Behavioral and Health Sciences
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College of Business
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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 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.

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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Hanan Alghamdi
APSU's first Saudi master's student hopes to spread what she's learned in home country

Hanan Alghamdi's face brightened with a smile when she learned she was Austin Peay State University's first-ever master's degree recipient from Saudi Arabia. "I feel proud of what I am," said the Master of Arts in Teaching recipient.

APSU Governor's School Duct Tape Boat
Duct tape boat stays afloat at APSU Governor's School

The mentors at APSU Governor's School of Computational Physics floated an idea - use duct tape and PVC pipe to build a boat that could carry two people across a pool. And the Governor's School students succeeded.

A GIS drone
APSU Drone Club's machines zip, dip and dive for Governor's School students

The GIS Center and the University's Drone Club brought out the drones to give Governor's School for Computational Physics students a chance for hands-on learning.

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Jul
2
Graduation Gala
Date: July 2, 2018
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: Morgan University Center
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Jul
4
Independence Day - University Closed
Date: July 4, 2018
Time: University Closed
Location: All Campuses
Jul
12
Govs R.O.W.
Date: July 12, 2018
Time: 7:45 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Morgan University Center
Jul
14
Govs R.O.W.
Date: July 14, 2018
Time: 7:45 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Morgan University Center
Aug
2
Govs R.O.W.
Date: August 2, 2018
Time: 7:45 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Morgan University Center