The Path to a Degree Isn't Always a Straight Line

Re-enroll at American Public University today!

We get it—life can sometimes get in the way of education. So no matter why you had to temporarily stop pursuing your degree, American Public University makes it as easy as possible for you to apply for readmission and pick up right where you left off. On your terms. Your schedule. Your budget. Your way.

Books and Materials

Ebooks and/or books are provided to all credit-seeking undergraduate students at no cost. Ebooks may be in the classroom or online library. Some programs will have additional course material costs not covered by this grant. Simply select the course in your Academic Plan to review the required materials.

Courses Start Monthly

Next Courses Start Jul 1


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Update Contact Information

We’re thrilled to have you back and we’re here to support you! Log into the ecampus, select the down arrow beside your name in the page header,  and click Edit Profile to review and confirm your personal information is still correct.

Submit Readmission Application
Complete and submit the Readmission Application form located within the Academic Plan & Forms tab of your ecampus under All Forms. Depending on your status, you may be directed to take further action before submitting this form. If you wish to pursue a different program than your current one, or if your program is no longer offered, you will need to complete the Degree Change Form before submitting the Readmission Application.
Check and Complete Document Log
Also located within the Academic Plan & Forms tab, click on Document Log to check for any items listed as “Required” or “Student Action Needed.” These items will need to be submitted before you can be readmitted. 
Send Transcripts
Please have official transcripts mailed to:

APUS - Attn: Student Records
303 W 3rd Ave.
Ranson, WV 25438


Submit Additional Documentation
All other documents such as certificates and military records should be sent to [email protected] or faxed to 304-724-3788.
Transfer Credit
Your previous courses and evaluated transferred credit will automatically be re- evaluated once your readmission has been approved. This process can take up to 2-3 weeks. If you have new transfer credit since you were last with us that you would like evaluated, please contact [email protected].
Explore Payment Options

We accept several forms of payment such as Federal Student Aid, Military Tuition Assistance, Veterans Benefits, Self-Payment, and more. Details can be found within your ecampus and are also located on our website

Register for Classes
Click Register Now within the page banner of the ecampus and follow the prompts until you receive a confirmation number or the course shows as registered in your Academic Plan. 
Review Books/Course Materials
Ebooks and/or textbooks are provided to all credit-seeking undergraduate students at no cost – thanks to the University’s undergraduate book grant. Ebooks may be in the classroom or online library. Some programs will have additional course material costs not covered by this grant. The materials needed can be viewed within the Academic Plan. Simply click on the course title and select the Course Materials block under the course’s description to see what materials are needed.
Enter Classroom
The classroom opens at midnight ET. You must log into each classroom at least once the first week and complete the first week’s introductory forum post. This post must contain at least 250 words and be submitted by 11:59 p.m., ET on Sunday. If you do not complete this requirement during week one by the noted specifications, you will be automatically dropped from the course.