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Zoe Johnson
Zoe Johnson
Music Performance

“Austin Peay has helped push me to be better and push for bigger and better things. I think Austin Peay has a great music department for that.”

Deepesh Subedi
Deepesh Subedi
Nurse Practitioner

“For the people of my parents’ generation, when I go in with my nursing uniform and stethoscope around my neck, and I greet them in Nepali, they’re 10 percent better."

Katherine Alba
Katherine Alba
Business Management

“I feel very prepared to take on whatever I need to do next. Whenever my next duty position is going to be or wherever I go, I feel completely prepared that I'm going to be able to do well and excel wherever I go.”

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At Austin Peay, we are large enough to offer you a broad range of educational and social options, but small enough to treat you as an individual. That’s because we provide all of the resources of a big university, with a small college feel. We serve a large population of diverse students with several degree options at the associates, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels. Many of these degrees can be pursued on campus and online. Austin Peay also is working to support the region’s economic growth with several new programs that cater to the employment needs of local industries and the surrounding community.

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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.

As Tennessee's youngest city by median age, APSU is surrounded by a thriving community, named as 2019's #1 Best Place to Live in America by Money Magazine. 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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Dennis Sullivan creates the Richard and Anne Sullivan PELP Endowment for APSU students

To be eligible, students must have a cumulative collegiate GPA of at least 3.5. Applicants must also enroll in at least 12 credit hours each semester and complete all courses required by the PELP program.

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APSU celebrates 90 years of residence life - the heart of the college experience

Construction of Harned Hall, a former women's dorm and the oldest building on campus, was finished in 1931, making this the 90th anniversary of APSU's commitment to the benefits of living on campus.

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APSU retiree establishes the Inga and Joe Filippo Theatre Endowment

To qualify for the scholarship, students must have a major in Theatre Arts with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Who was Austin Peay? Learn more about what separates APSU from other schools in the area!

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R.O.W. - Govs Registration, Orientation, & Welcome
Date: July  , 2021
Time: through August
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Last Day of Summer Classes
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Housing Move-In
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First Day of Fall 2021 Semester
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First Football Game at Chattanooga
Date: September 2, 2021
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Chattanooga, Tenn.