APA Style, 6th Edition

Document Formatting in APA Style

Below is a pre-formatted template and guides you can use for assignments that require APA formatting.

  • Download the file and follow the instructions in the "APA Formatting Guides" to fill-in the template. 
  • Read your assignment directions carefully: they will tell you if you require headings or not. If you are not sure, ask your instructor. 
  • For in-person support using the template and guides, go to the Computer Support desk on the 2nd floor of the library, Monday-Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Example Paper/Guides for APA Formatting

Below are examples of assignments properly formatted in APA style. NOTE: most assignments do not require headings. Read the assignment instructions closely; your instructor will tell you if headings are needed.