Understanding Financial Aid

An Azusa Pacific education is within your reach! When it comes to paying for college, most students do not pay the full tuition cost thanks to the 支持 of financial aid such as scholarships, 奖助金, 贷款. In fact, at APU, 100% of new students receive some form of financial aid.

Several financial aid options are available to you as an APU student, including academic scholarships, non-academic or participatory scholarships, 奖助金, 贷款. We invite you to explore the following resources to learn more about how an APU degree sets you up for success as you pursue your calling. You can also estimate your true college cost by using the net price calculator.

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APU offers several academic scholarship opportunities, renewable for up to four years. All new admitted students will receive some level of scholarship to 支持 their education at Azusa Pacific.

Academic 奖学金
类站 提高
Trustees’ Scholarship 全额学费 Incoming Freshman Up to four years
President’s Scholarship $22,000 per year Incoming Freshman or Transfer Up to four years
Provost’s Scholarship $19,000 per year Incoming Freshman or Transfer Up to four years
Deans’ Scholarship $18,000 per year Incoming Freshman or Transfer Up to four years
Directors’ Scholarship $15,000 per year Incoming Freshman or Transfer Up to four years
玛丽希尔奖 $11,000 per year Incoming Freshman or Transfer Up to four years

Preparing Successful 研究生s

平均, a college graduate earns $24,000 more a year than a high school graduate, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. And more students graduate within four or five years at Azusa Pacific in comparison to public universities, lowering the overall cost of a degree and allowing them to begin careers sooner. 最重要的是, employers actively seek APU graduates for their competence, 字符, 和创造力. 事实上,75年.8% of graduates reported securing employment upon graduation, according to APU’s 2018 destination survey.

2,000 on-campus job opportunities 为学生
70% of students participate in internships (many of which are paid)
$100,000 cost savings of graduating from a private institution within four years in California, rather than a public institution that may take longer, according to the AICCU
$51,100 average early-career salary for APU graduates 1


Many students graduate college with some loan debt and that’s ok! With increased employability, statistics show that APU alumni find jobs and start paying back student 贷款 sooner. This increased employability also leads to a significantly lower loan default rate for APU students as compared to graduates of other universities, according to the U.S. Department of 教育.

$23,092 average loan debt of APU graduates
$32,300 average debt of students attending a nonprofit, private institution 2


It’s never too early to begin the process and learn about your available financial aid opportunities. Our admissions representatives are ready to help you navigate the process.

  1. 参观校园 to learn more about APU.
  2. 应用 to Azusa Pacific!
  3. 应用 early for financial aid. 完成你的 FAFSA starting as early as October 1. (APU’s FAFSA Code: 001117)
  4. 联系你的 admissions representatives with any questions.
  5. Watch for a financial aid offer to arrive as early as December! Accepted students who have completed the FAFSA will receive a financial aid offer to help as they make their college decision.


  1. 来源: College Scorecard, 2019
  2. 来源: Student Loan Hero, 2019