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Military Students

Welcome to Tennessee's No. 1 choice for military-affiliated students, serving more than all other state universities and colleges combined. Whether you’re an active duty military member, veteran, family member or civilian, Austin Peay is proud to help you earn your associate, bachelor’s or master’s degree at one of our three campuses or online. 

Tennessee's top choice for military-affiliated students

Austin Peay State University is proud to serve more active duty military, family members, veterans and affiliated civilians than all other state universities and colleges combined. Our flexibility, affordability, and supportive staff are here to help you achieve your education and career goals. 

The APSU Military Student Center and VetSuccess are designed with military families in mind. We also offer affordable childcare and family/non-traditional housing options at our main campus location. Military spouses are also given an out-of-state fee waiver with proof of orders to Fort Campbell.

Austin Peay accepts the Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) program. This spouse scholarship program offers up to $4,000 to certain military spouses who are pursuing degrees, certificates, training, licenses or credentials leading to employment in portable career fields. MyCAA scholarships are available for use at any APSU campus. 

Undergraduate Students
Bachelor's Degrees
Online Master's Courses
Low In-State Tuitions for Dependents
Degrees Offered at APFC
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With a satellite campus on post at Fort Campbell and a 160-acre main campus located just 10 miles away, we understand the needs of active duty military personnel, veterans and family members.

We offer numerous online programs and courses. Whether you’re reassigned to a post across the country or deployed to serve across the globe, you can continue pursuing your APSU degree.

Please explore the list of online programs.

We offer out-of-state fee waivers for active duty soldiers. That means no matter where you live, you will receive low, in-state tuition rates.

If you live in or near Clarksville, you can take advantage of our Child Learning Center and nontraditional student housing options on the main campus.

As part of a military community, our faculty and staff understand the challenges of military life. You will find they are happy to work with you to ensure you stay on track for graduation.
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Our helpful Admissions counselors are always available to walk you through the application process.