About Austin Peay State University
On Campus Housing
Austin Peay State University is a public university which was established back in the year 1927 and the university was named after the Governor of Tennessee of that time named ‘Austin Peay’. This accredited university stands on the site that is for the last 180 years or above has been used for educational purposes.
The university is located in Clarksville, Tennessee, and its campus is over 169 acres. The university provides various degree programs both on campus and on online platforms. It currently has around 10,344 students enrolled in various programs within the university.
The student-faculty ratio of the university is around 18:1.
The acceptance rate of the university is 89%, that means per 100 students, 89 students get admitted to the university.
The university offers various facilities and activities to entertain its students such as the polar plunge in the outdoor pool, tug-of-war, various organizations and clubs, athletic events, security, housing, and dining.
Online Education at Austin Peay State University
The online education provided by APSU offers various programs for the students. The programs offered are exclusively online and can be helpful in earning an accredited degree from anywhere around the world.
The university follows a flexible online curriculum and provides convenient credit transfer.
The online program consists of Associates, Bachelors, and Masters degree level programs.
The university is great and it offers one of the best on-campus experience while pursuing any degree.
The faculty is supportive and the university has an easily accessible staff.
- It is ranked 85th in ‘Regional Universities South’, 35th in ‘Best undergraduate training’, and 34th in ‘Top Public Schools’, according to the U.S News.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$52,473 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Acquiring education can be quite expensive for a lot of people. To help students avoid these obstacles, the Austin Peay financial aid programs are established to provide the students with much needed financial assistance in various forms which includes federal work-study, loans, grants, and scholarships.
The students looking for financial assistance must fill the FAFSA form to know the eligibility. The Austin Peay Scholarships federal school code is 003478.
The various Austin Peay Scholarships available for students are Academic Scholarships, APSU Scholarships, Tennessee Promise, and Tennessee Lottery Programs.
The Federal Aid includes Pell Grant, TEACH Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, and many more.
The State Aid includes Dual Enrollment Grant, The Helping Heroes Grant, TN Reconnect Grant, TN Hope Foster Child Tuition Grant, and many more.
The Institutional Aid includes Presidents Emerging Leaders Program (PELP), Presidential Scholarship, and Dean's Scholarship.
The Military Aid includes Post 9/11 GI Bill and Tuition Assistance.