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AP Summer Institute

Tuition and Registration

Registation is now closed.


Through a special arrangement with Northwestern's School of Education and Social Policy, all participants have the option of receiving either one unit of graduate credit (equivalent to 4 quarter hours or 2 2/3 semester hours of credit) or 30 Continuing Professional Development Units (CPDUs) from the State of Illinois for completed sessions. Successful Graduate Credit candidates (those currently employed as a secondary education teacher) will be required to complete extra work during or after the class. Please talk to your consultant about their requirements. Tuition includes books and materials for the course and refreshments throughout the week.

  • Tuition for 30 Continuing Professional Development Units (CPDUs): $695
  • Tuition for one unit of Graduate Credit: $1,811 (We will not accept registration for graduate credit after Friday, June 9, 2017.)


APSI regular registration: April 10, 2017 through June 9, 2017

Regular registration fee applies through 5 p.m. on June 9, 2017. Registrations received after 5 p.m. on June 9 through 5 p.m. on June 16, 2017 will incur a $75 late fee.  No registration accepted after 5 p.m., June 16, 2017. All registrations placed after 5 p.m. on May 26, 2017 must be paid with credit card at time of registration. We will not accept registration for graduate credit after Friday June 9, 2017.

No new registrations or changes to existing registrations will be accepted after 5 p.m. on June 16, 2017 for CPDU registrations and 5 p.m. on June 9 for Graduate Credit registrations.

Note: School purchase orders will not be accepted. Participants will not be registered for a course until full payment has been received.


The website will be updated to indicate workshops that have filled or cancelled. If you wish to be added to a waitlist, please send an email to with your name, the course and dates, your email address and phone number. You will be notified if a spot opens up. 

Change of Registration

The Change of Registration Form (available April 10, 2017) must be completed for all course changes and/or drops and mailed or faxed to:

AP Summer Institute
Northwestern University
405 Church Street   
Evanston, IL 60208    
Fax: 847-491-3660 

Course Cancellation

In the event that we must cancel a workshop, registrants will be notified by email as soon as possible and a full refund will be issued if the registrant does not choose to attend an alternate session.

Refund Policy

Cancellations will only be accepted in writing and refunds will be granted on the following schedule:

  • Cancellations received prior to 5 p.m. on June 16, 2017: $75 processing fee will be deducted from your refund.
  • Cancellations received after 5 p.m. on June 16, 2017: no refund granted.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Email and the APSI webpage will be our main methods of communicating with you. Please be sure to include your correct email address (that you will monitor during the summer) on your registration form and please continue to check the APSI website for new or updated information until the start of the AP* sessions. Also include a telephone number where we can reach you during the summer.

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