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Academic Success


Welcome to your student resource center for academic success! You can choose from over 30 different learning tools in a variety of formats including webinars, presentations, and PDFs.

Student Experience

Academic Advising: Who We Are & How We Can Help

MyGuide: Surviving the First Year of College

Navigating Sakai: The Online Classroom

Selecting the Academic Program that is Right For You

Understanding Program Holds

Program Deadline: Don't Let Your Program Expire

Academic Warning vs. Academic Probation

Course Materials: eBooks, Software & Hard Copies

Downloading Your Student Agreement or GoArmyEd Agreement

Networking and Building Community as an Online Student

Seminar Your Must Take as an Undergraduate Senior

My Transfer Credit has Been Established: What's Next?

Top 10 Tips for Success at APUS

Student Development

Achieving Academic Success

Is Online Learning Right For You?

Setting Personal Goals

Organization 101

Time Management Resources and Best Practices

Managing Time in a Virtual World

Maximize Your Time: Reading for Content in the Virtual Environment

GPA Calculator


Registration, Scheduling, and Faculty

Registration Basics: A Primer for Course Selection and Registration

Registering for Courses Not on Your Academic Plan

Pursuing Independent Study Courses

Registration Blocks and How To Avoid Them

Disenrolled Status and How To Be Readmitted

Placement Exams

Registration Considerations for Federal Student Aid

Full-Time Study vs. Course Overload

International Students

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Registration

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Registration

Babelfish & Google Translator (free translation tools)

Pronunciator (free pronunciation assistance)

International Student Organization (ISO)


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