Office of University Advancement Browning Building, Room 216 P. O. Box 4417 Clarksville, TN 37044 931-221-7127
About Austin Peay State University
  • Year of Foundation 1927
  • Size of Campus 210 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor's , Master's, Post-Bachelor's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 8,216
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 61%, 39%, 10%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,584 in-state ,$16,512 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $6,120
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $15
  • Enrollment No. 9,084
Austin Peay State University is a comprehensive university committed to raising the educational attainment of the citizenry, developing programs and services that address regional needs, and providing collaborative opportunities that connect university expertise with private and public resources. Collectively, these endeavors contribute significantly to the intellectual, economic, social, physical, and cultural development of the region. APSU prepares students to be engaged and productive citizens, while recognizing that society and the marketplace require global awareness and continuous learning. This mission will be accomplished by: Offering undergraduate, graduate, and student support programs designed to promote critical thinking, communication skills, creativity, and leadership; Expanding access opportunities and services to traditional and nontraditional students, including the use of multiple delivery systems, flexible scheduling, and satellite locations; Promoting equal access, diversity, an appreciation of all cultures, and respect for all persons; Serving the military community at Fort Campbell through complete academic programs.APSU’s vision is to create a collaborative, integrative learning community, instilling in students habits of critical inquiry as they gain knowledge, skills, and values for life and work in a global society.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus International Student Night, Men's Basketball, Fraternity & Sorority recruitments, NPHC Step Show, Pig Pickin Spring Fest, Homecoming Comedy Show.
  • Number of students in fraternities 8
  • Percent students who are frat members 7%
  • Number of honor societies Honor Societies: Alpha Lambda Delta, Gamma Beta Phi, Laurel Wreath, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Phi Alpha Theta - history, Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Kappa Lambda, Pi Sigma Alpha, Psi Chi - psychology, Sigma Delta Pi - Pi Nu - Hispanic culture, Sigma Theta
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 7
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Religious Groups: Baptist Collegiate Ministries, AP Church of Christ Center, APSU Navigators, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Lutheran Campus Ministry, Victory Campus Ministries, Voices of Triumph, Wesley Foundation, Wome
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 5%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Special Interest Groups: African American Student Association, Black Men Emerging, International Student Organization, SANKOFA Committee, S. I. S. T. E. R. S. U. N. I. T. E. D.
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 8
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Clarksville, TN (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Nashville, TN (57), Nashville, TN (57)
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (64%), women's dorms (20%), men's dorms (8%), sorority housing (0%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (6%), special housing for disabled students (0%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 18%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 12
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 57%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 8%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 25%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Number of students using college housing 16%
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,000
  • Number Of Books in Library 345,000
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of e-books 50,400
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,240
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, birth control, religious, other
  • Museums Art Galleries
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities Computer Lab/ Classroom, Tennessee Archives
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Microforms 667,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 5,100
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village