Student Services

Live Chapel Services


Amridge University Chapel services are provided to fulfill the University’s mission to prepare men and women, through a commitment to academic excellence and spiritual vitality.

Live Chapel is held

Students are extended an open invitation to participate via online technologies for worship and spiritual growth. This service is provided to lift your spirits as you pursue your daily walk with Christ.

Join us each Wednesday mornings at 8:30 a.m CST. The live chapel session is presented through live streamed video.

Prayer Requests
Do you have a special prayer request for those that are sick, bereaved, or have special needs?

Email: Prayer Requests

Student Rights

Online resources are invaluable to your academic career here at Amridge. Your courses are delivered online and you will need to access resources through our available technologies. These resources will help you understand how to access the services available to you. It is important for you to know what your Student Rights & Responsibilities are while you complete your degree. It is important that you stay aware of policies and procedures that affect you while you are a student at Amridge.

Student Services

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Student Affairs supports student success by creating inclusive environments that address the social, spiritual, professional and academic needs of students to increase retention, academic progress, and graduation rates. 

Student Affairs supports student success by creating inclusive environments that address the social, spiritual, professional and academic needs of students to increase retention, academic progress, and graduation rates. 

We are committed to enhancing the factors that lead to academic success while mitigating the obstacles that may impede progress.  In collaboration with other members of the Amridge community, the division provides educational opportunities, resources, and support to help each student reach his or her academic and personal goals. Student Affairs encompasses all the essential support services that enhance the classroom experience.

Amridge is committed to providing its students with learning tools that give them access to coursework and assignments from any location. As part of our commitment to embracing technology for education, the University has a Chromebook program for teaching and learning that we believe benefits our students.

All students are given the opportunity to purchase Chromebook to use as a resource for accessing your courses on Canvas, completing assignments, and utilizing Amridge’s FREE Office 365 student software.

Amridge University Campus Crime Report, Safety Manual, and Emergency Response Plan – 2020-2021 Academic Year

The Campus Crime Report, Safety Manual, and Emergency Response Plan provides crime and safety information, policies, and procedures to Amridge University prospective and current students, faculty, and staff in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act or “the Clery Act” and amendments made by the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (VAWA). This report is intended to aid in providing a safe environment for all that come to the campus for any legitimate reason. It also provides for the security of the physical plant.

Sexual Assault Education and Prevention Resources

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provide information on Sexual Violence Education and Prevention. http://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/rpe/

Sex Offender Registry 

Federal and state authorities maintain a database of registered sex offenders. To access the federal database, access the following link: http://www.nsopw.gov/Core/Portal.aspx

To access the database of registered sex offenders in or near Montgomery, Alabama, access the following link: http://www.city-data.com/so/so-Montgomery-Alabama.html

Resources for Victims of Sexual Assault 

The Alabama Coalition Against Sexual Violence provides information and resources for victims of sexual violence. They can be reached at 1-800-656-4673 or www.acar.org.

The Alabama Crime Victims Compensation Commission / Sexual Assault Victimization provides education and additional resources at the state and national levels regarding sexual assaults.


Drug Abuse Education

Employees and students of Amridge University who have a substance abuse problem are invited to use the services of a competent therapist and treatment facility. As a starting point, the following websites may be useful in locating someone to provide the necessary help:  American Association of Pastoral Counselors: http://www.aapc.org/

Distance Learning Complaint Process for Out-of-State Students

Amridge University students who desire to resolve an Appeals/Grievance with the University will need to fill out a formal Appeals/Grievance through the University’s Student Grievance Process.

If an issue cannot be resolved internally, a complaint may be filed with Amridge University’s accrediting agency or the appropriate state agency for handling complaints in a student’s state.

Amridge University Accreditation

Amridge University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts, Master of Science, Master of Divinity, Doctor of Ministry, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees.

Contact the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC), 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, at 404.679.4500, or visit http://www.sacscoc.org for questions concerning the accredited university. Information regarding SACS’ complaint process can be found on the SACS website under Complaint Procedures.

Complaint Resolution Contacts by State

If you have a complaint and would like to contact the appropriate agency in the state where you reside, click on your state for the contact form.


District of Columbia
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Puerto Rico

Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
West Virginia

Amridge University has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to provide enrollment and degree verifications.  The National Student Clearinghouse can be contact at: 2300 Dulles Station Boulevard, Suite 300 | Herndon, VA 20171 or  www.degreeverify.org

The 1998 Higher Education Act requires Amridge to advise and assist students in obtaining voter registration forms. Students who wish to obtain such forms from the State of Alabama may do so by clicking here and downloading the voter registration form, or by requesting such form directly from the University at  admissions@amridgeuniversity.edu.

Other students should contact the Secretary of State in the state of their residence to obtain a voter registration form. Another option is to register to vote via RegisterToVote.org.

Electronic Campus is for Adult and e-learners seeking e-learning courses or programs and information to start or resume their college education or to satisfy a job requirement. Here is your one-stop access to opportunities and services designed to meet your needs.

Electronic Campus:  http://www.ElectronicCampus.org

Online Student Forms


Amridge University provides access to online forms through the MyAmridge portal. Forms for transient students and requests for FERPA inspection and opt out forms are located here.

Transient Student Form

Transient student approval form for students who taking credit courses for transfer into Amridge University.


Student Request to Inspect and Review Education Records

If you have a need to review or inspect your education record at Amridge University. Please fill out this form and email it to registrar@amridgeuniversity.edu

FERPA Opt-Out Form

If you have specific requests regarding your educational record or communications, please fill ou this form and email it to registrar@amridgeuniversity.edu

Laina Costanza, MS
Laina Costanza, MS Vice President of Student Affairs and Technology
It is the goal of the Amridge University Student Affairs Division to provide effective student support programs, services, and activities for distance learning students. This effort fulfills the institutional mission to “commitment to academic excellence, distance education, and spiritual vitality, – to prepare men and women for a lifetime of learning, leadership, and service to their professions, society, church, and family.”

Student Affairs Team Members

Starr Fain
Starr Fain, Financial Aid Director
Elaine Tarence, Registrar
Elaine Tarence, Registrar
Brooks Housley Amridge University
Brooks Housley, Enrollment and Admission Coordinator
Jack Temple, Network Operations System Administrator
Jack Temple, Network Operations System Administrator
Patsy Moretz
Patsy Moretz, Career Services Coordinator
Louise Hicks
Louise Hicks, Financial Aid Officer
Margaret Newett
Margaret Newett, Records Assistant
Kristy Cantrell Amridge University
Kristy Cantrell, Admissions
Thomas Patterson, Network Operations Technician
Thomas Patterson, Network Operations Technician
Diann Lazenby, Executive Administrative Assistant
Diann Lazenby, Executive Administrative Assistant
Erica Davis
Erica Davis, Financial Aid Officer
Steve Redding,
Steve Redding, ADA Coordinator
Dr. Robert Holland, Graduate Academic Evaluator
Dr. Robert Holland, Graduate Academic Evaluator
Christ Stabler, Network Operations Technician
Christ Stabler, Network Operations Technician
Trey Temple, Network Operations Technician
Patty Terry, Undergraduate Academic Evaluator
Patty Terry, Undergraduate Academic Evaluator
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