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02/10/17 Preliminary Court Approval of Proposed Settlement In Guinan V. Apollo
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02/01/17Investor Consortium Completes Acquisition of Apollo Education Group, Inc.
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 1, 2017-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. today announced the completion of its acquisition by a consortium of investors including The Vistria Group, LLC and funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC. Under the terms of the merger agreement, Apollo Education Group shareholders will receive $10.00 per share in cash for both Class A and Class B shares. The closing of the transaction follows the approval of the acquisit... 
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01/09/17Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 9, 2017-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2016, with first quarter revenue of $484.5 million and diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.04, or $0.14 excluding special items. “We continue to make steady progress on our transformational plan at University of Phoenix with improvem... 
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01/03/17Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2017-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2017 first quarter results after market on Monday, January 9, 2017. On February 7, 2016, the Company entered into a merger agreement with AP VIII Queso Holdings, L.P., an affiliate of Apollo Management VIII, L.P., which is a fund managed by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management, LLC, none of which is affili... 
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10/20/16Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 20, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2016, with fourth quarter revenue of $492.5 million and diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.20, or $0.21 excluding special items. “We operate in a challenging and competitive market, but we continue to execute on our s... 
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10/18/16Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter and year-end results after market on Thursday, October 20, 2016. On February 7, 2016, the Company entered into a merger agreement with AP VIII Queso Holdings, L.P., an affiliate of Apollo Management VIII, L.P., which is a fund managed by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management, LLC, none ... 
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07/07/16Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 7, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2016, with third quarter revenue of $558.0 million and diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.19, or $0.37 excluding special items. “We remain committed to our transformational plan at University of Phoenix, which we believe will re... 
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07/01/16Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 1, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2016 third quarter results after market on Thursday, July 7, 2016. In light of the pending merger with AP VIII Queso Holdings, L.P., an affiliate of Apollo Management VIII, L.P., which is a fund managed by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management, LLC, the Company will not be hosting an investor conference cal... 
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06/28/16Apollo Education Group Named One of the Most Community-Minded Companies in the Nation
The Civic 50 and Points of Light honors Apollo Education Group PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 28, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL), has been recognized as one of the nation’s most community-minded companies as part of the Civic 50, an initiative of Points of Light, the largest organization in the world dedicated to volunteer service. The award celebrates those who set the standard for corporate civic engagement and seek to be... 
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06/08/16Center for Creative Leadership and Apollo Education Group Launch Program to Strengthen Frontline Managers’ Skills
Six-week digital program tackles challenges faced by first-level managers PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 8, 2016-- The Center for Creative Leadership and Apollo Education Group (NASDAQ: APOL) launched in late May 2016 an online training program, Frontline Leader Impact, designed to meet the leadership development needs of first-level managers. Fifty-nine percent of first-time managers say adjusting to managing people and display... 
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06/01/16Western International University and National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors Announce Partnership for Next Generation Leadership Program
Leading-edge program advancing leadership development within the wholesale distribution industryPHOENIX, June 1, 2016 — Western International University (West) and National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) have partnered to develop the Next Generation Leadership program to support leadership development within the wholesale distribution industry. Leveraging more than 70 years of combined experience in education and wholesale distribution, West and NAW have created Next Generat... 
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05/19/16Apollo Education Group to Eliminate Mandatory Arbitration Clauses
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that effective July 1, 2016, University of Phoenix and Western International University, two of its U.S.-based universities, will eliminate the use of mandatory arbitration clauses in its students’ enrollment agreements. This will be consistent with its current practice at two of Apollo’s other institutions, College for Financial Planning and The Iron Yar... 
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05/16/16Earning and Learning, the Hot Ticket to Higher Wages. Manpower Introduces MyPath Program which Includes No Cost College Degree Courses from Western International University for Associates with Ambitions to Move On and Move Up
- Manpower brings world of work expertise to education in response to employer demand for skills AND experience - Manpower’s new MyPath program includes a Full College Tuition Coverage Program, the latest in its suite of tools offering associates the opportunity to learn while they earn - The program has been designed to help people achieve educational qualifications, move up the career ladder and earn more – without clocking up thousands of dollars of student debt MILWAUKEE (May 16... 
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05/06/16Apollo Education Group Shareholders Approve Merger Agreement to be Acquired by Consortium of Investors
PHOENIX & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that its shareholders have approved the merger agreement for the proposed acquisition by a consortium of investors, including The Vistria Group, LLC, funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE: APO) and the Najafi Companies. More than 63 percent of the Class A shares voted at Apollo Education Group’s Special Mee... 
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05/01/16Apollo Education Group Receives Revised $1.14 Billion Offer from Consortium of Investors
Cash Offer Increased to $10.00 per Share Increased Price Represents Best and Final Offer Amended Merger Agreement Approved by Board of Directors Special Meeting of Shareholders Adjourned to May 6, 2016 PHOENIX & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it has received a revised offer from a consortium of investors including The Vistria Group, LLC, fund... 
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04/28/16Apollo Education Group Announces Adjournment of Special Meeting of Shareholders to May 6, 2016
PHOENIX & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 28, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced that the Special Meeting of Shareholders scheduled for today to vote on proposals regarding the proposed acquisition by a consortium of investors including The Vistria Group, LLC, funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC and the Najafi Companies has been adjourned to May 6, 2016 at 1:00 PM Phoenix time at 4025 South Riverpoint Parkway... 
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04/26/16Apollo Education Group to Address How Learning Strengthens Workforce Culture at Global STEM Talent Summit 2016
Global education leader to serve as strategic partner in STEMconnector’s three-year plan PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 26, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced it will join with STEMconnector to participate in the third annual Global STEM Talent Summit at Gallup World Headquarters in Washington, D.C., on April 28, 2016. This year’s event kicks off STEMconnector’s new three-year strategic plan that activate... 
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04/15/16Apollo Education Group Receives Recommendation from Glass Lewis that Shareholders Vote “FOR” the Proposed Acquisition by a Consortium of Investors
PHOENIX & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 15, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that Glass, Lewis & Co. (“Glass Lewis”), a leading independent proxy advisory firm, recommends that Apollo Education Group shareholders vote “FOR” the merger agreement related to the proposed acquisition by a consortium of investors including The Vistria Group, LLC, funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC and the Najafi Com... 
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04/06/16Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 6, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three and six months ended February 29, 2016, with second quarter revenue of $465.3 million and a $0.56 diluted loss per share from continuing operations, or a $0.31 loss per share excluding special items. “While we are facing significant industry and regulatory headwinds that have result... 
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03/28/16Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 28, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2016 second quarter results after market on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. On February 7, 2016, the Company entered into a merger agreement with AP VIII Queso Holdings, L.P., an affiliate of Apollo Management VIII, L.P., which is a fund managed by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management, LLC, none of which is aff... 
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02/08/16Apollo Education Group, Inc. to Be Taken Private in $1.1 Billion Transaction
Cash offer of $9.50 per share All equity transaction supported by well-capitalized consortium Will continue to invest in strategic transformation, enhancing student outcomes and career relevant education for working adults PHOENIX & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 8, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by a consor... 
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01/11/16Genesis Rehab Services and Apollo Education Group to Accelerate Health Care Workforce Training in China
National rehabilitation provider continues expansion into the world’s second largest health care market; addresses demand for trained workforce KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., and PHOENIX, Jan. 11, 2016 — Genesis Rehab Services (GRS), one of the nation’s largest providers of rehabilitation services and a division of Genesis HealthCare (NYSE:GEN), today announced it has joined forces with Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) to develop scalable rehabilitation therapy training programs in China... 
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01/11/16Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 11, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2015, with first quarter revenue of $586.0 million and a $0.53 diluted loss per share from continuing operations, or $0.29 earnings per share excluding special items. “Apollo is taking the necessary steps to enhance long-term shareholder value through a se... 
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01/11/16Apollo Education Group, Inc. Explores Strategic Alternatives
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 11, 2016-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) announced today that the Board of Directors has made the determination to explore strategic alternatives while the Company continues to execute its ongoing business transformation. The Board is currently in discussions that could potentially lead to a change of control of the Company. The Board believes that these actions will support and accelerate Apollo’s stra... 
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12/30/15Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2016 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 30, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2016 first quarter results before market on Monday, January 11, 2016. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 6:30 a.m. MT (8:30 a.m. ET) the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 13724699 Please dial ... 
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12/11/15Apollo Global Acquires Career Partner GmbH
Leading German Education Provider Further Expands Apollo Education Group Network PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 11, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced its wholly-owned subsidiary Apollo Global, Inc. acquired Career Partner GmbH (CPG), a leading full service provider of human resource development and private higher education in Germany, on December 10, 2015. Apollo Global, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, has acquire... 
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11/17/15Ingram Micro Expands Professional Services with Higher Education Program for Channel Partners
Strategic Alliance with Apollo Education Group and University of Phoenix Introduces New Resources and Expands Reach for Channel Partners and Vendors in the U.S. #ONEIngram IRVINE, Calif., — November 17, 2015 — Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) today announced a strategic alliance with Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) and its subsidiary, University of Phoenix, to offer channel partners training and degree programs focused on growing critical business skills within their organization... 
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10/22/15Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2015, with fourth quarter revenue of $600.3 million and a $0.09 diluted loss per share from continuing operations, or $0.17 earnings per share excluding special items. “Despite the difficult environment, we are executing on the dramatic steps we announced last quarter f... 
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10/09/15Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2015 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 9, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2015 fourth quarter and year-end results pre-market on Thursday, October 22, 2015. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 5:30 a.m. AZ time (8:30 a.m. ET) the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 44015514 ... 
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10/05/15Apollo Education Group Announces New CFO
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 5, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the promotion of Gregory Iverson to serve as the company’s chief financial officer, effective October 26, 2015. Mr. Iverson succeeds Joseph D’Amico, who has been serving as interim CFO since May, and will report directly to Apollo Education Group Chief Executive Officer Gregory Cappelli. “I am pleased to welcome Greg into his new role at Ap... 
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09/03/15Apollo Education Group to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 15th Annual Back to School Education Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 3, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the Company will present at the BMO Capital Markets 15th Annual Back to School Education Conference. The conference will be held September 10, 2015, at the Grand Hyatt New York. Apollo Education Group’s presentation is scheduled for 11:45 a.m. ET and will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relations section of the Company’s websit... 
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06/29/15Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 29, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2015, with third quarter revenue of $681.5 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.44, or $0.53 excluding special items. “At Apollo Education Group, we are building a diversified global network committed to academic excellence and strong student support, as we work to change... 
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06/02/15Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2015 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 2, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2015 third quarter results after market on Monday, June 29, 2015. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. AZ time (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 59341014 Please dial ... 
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05/04/15Apollo Education Group, University of Phoenix and EMC to Address IT Talent Shortage in Data Storage Industry
Collaboration to result in new University certificate program for aspiring professionals, focus on veterans PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 4, 2015-- EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), Apollo Education Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL), and University of Phoenix are teaming up to develop a pipeline of talent from the armed services to address one of the most significant challenges in the information technology industry – a lack of professionals traine... 
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04/28/15Apollo Education Group Announces CFO Departure; Joseph D’Amico Named as Interim CFO
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 28, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that Brian Swartz, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, has resigned from his position with the company effective May 15, 2015. Joseph D’Amico has been appointed to serve as interim CFO effective upon Mr. Swartz’s departure, while the company conducts a comprehensive search, considering both internal and external candidates. ... 
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03/25/15Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 25, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three and six months ended February 28, 2015, with second quarter revenue of $578.6 million and a $0.31 diluted loss per share, or $0.10 loss per share, excluding special items. “While we faced challenges in the second quarter, we believe Apollo Education Group has the right long-term strategy in place,” said Greg ... 
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02/25/15Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 25, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2015 second quarter results before market on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 5:30 a.m. Arizona time (8:30 a.m. ET) the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 863... 
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01/08/15Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2015-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2014, with first quarter revenue of $719.1 million and diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.31 per share, or $0.44 per share excluding special items. “Apollo Education Group is committed to leading the positive transformation of higher education to more effectiv... 
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12/10/14Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 10, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2015 first quarter results before market on Thursday, January 8, 2015. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 6:30 a.m. MT (8:30 a.m. ET) the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 36402608 ... 
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12/08/14Apollo Education Group Recognized for Commitment to Community by Bloomberg LP and Points of Light
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 8, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) was recognized today as one of America’s most community-minded companies in The Civic 50, an annual initiative that identifies and recognizes companies for their commitment to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business. Points of Light, the largest organization in the world dedicated to volunteer service, conducted the survey in partners... 
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12/05/14Apollo Global Enters Brazil with FAEL Acquisition
Brazilian education provider expands Apollo Education Group network PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced its wholly-owned subsidiary Apollo Global, Inc. closed on the acquisition of a majority interest in Sociedade Técnica Educacional da Lapa S.A., which offers educational programs under the name Faculdade da Educacional da Lapa (“FAEL”). Apollo Global, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, has a... 
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12/04/14Apollo Education Group Develops Platform to Invest in Innovative Products, Services and Technologies
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 4, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the formation of Apollo Education Ventures, LLC, a new platform created to support entrepreneurial ventures and emerging companies that are developing the latest innovations in higher education, professional development and human capital management. “Apollo Education Ventures provides a tremendous opportunity for Apollo Education Group to p... 
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11/20/14Hilton Worldwide, Goodwill Industries International and Apollo Education Group Connect Veterans with Careers in Hospitality
Certificate program, paid internship and veteran services are linked to encourage long-term career success PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2014-- Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT), Goodwill Industries International and Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq: APOL), parent company of University of Phoenix, today announced the launch of the Hilton Military Internship Program. This collaboration between higher education, business and nonprofi... 
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11/18/14Apollo Education Group and Roadtrip Nation Join Social Innovation Summit 2014
Apollo and Roadtrip Nation executives will present strategies for businesses to engage millennials to help drive social impact SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 18, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) and Roadtrip Nation will join some of today’s most inspiring leaders, thinkers and practitioners at the Social Innovation Summit 2014 on Nov. 19 in Redwood City, Calif. Pat Gottfried, vice president of Corporate Social Re... 
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10/30/14Apollo Education Group to Present at the JP Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the Company will present at the JP Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference. The conference will be held November 12, 2014, at the Westin Grand Central Hotel in New York. Apollo Education Group’s presentation is scheduled for 8:15 a.m. ET and will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website a... 
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10/21/14Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 21, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2014, with fourth quarter revenue of $709.7 million and diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.29 per share, or $0.34 per share excluding special items. “In 2014, we made significant progress on our ambitious plans to differentiate the University of... 
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09/25/14Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 25, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2014 fourth quarter and year-end results before market on Tuesday, October 21, 2014. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 5:30 a.m. PT (8:30 a.m. ET) the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 95220674 ... 
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09/04/14Apollo Education Group to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 2014 Back to School Education Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 4, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the Company will present at the BMO Capital Markets 2014 Back to School Education Conference. The conference will be held September 18, 2014, at the Grand Hyatt New York. Apollo Education Group’s presentation is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. ET and will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website at www... 
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08/24/14Statement by Peter Sperling, Chairman, and Greg Cappelli, Chief Executive Officer, on the Passing of John G. Sperling, Ph.D., Founder, Apollo Education Group and University of Phoenix
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 24, 2014-- “We are saddened to announce that our founder, Dr. John Sperling, passed away on Friday, August 22, 2014. Dr. Sperling’s vision, pioneering spirit and boundless resolve to improve the world through accessible higher education for working adult students provided a roadmap for families, nations and economies to evolve, advance, grow and prosper. Dr. Sperling’s indomitable ideas and life’s work served as a catalyst ... 
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07/16/14Apollo Education Group Joins Jobs for America’s Graduates National Training Seminar to Discuss Career Success
Apollo executive will present on strategies for pursuing and keeping a successful career ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 16, 2014-- Finding a successful career tied to one’s skills and passions can be a job unto itself. Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) executive, Tammy Fernandez, today will join this week’s Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) 31st Annual National Training Seminar to provide strategies and techniques designed to ... 
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06/25/14Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2014, with third quarter revenue of $799.9 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.59, or $0.76 excluding special items. “We have made meaningful progress on our strategy to differentiate University of Phoenix and all of our institutions, diversify Apollo Education Group, an... 
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06/17/14Employers Can Create America’s Learning Future: Business Leaders Must Act Now on Workforce Development
Apollo Education Group CEO Greg Cappelli Makes Case for Business Learning Solutions PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 17, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc., (NASDAQ:APOL) today released the latest installment of a written series on the American skills and workforce shortage by CEO Greg Cappelli. The release of the report – “Creating the Future American Workforce; Investments and Innovation in Human Capital” – coincides with Cappelli participati... 
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06/13/14Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2014 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 13, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2014 third quarter results before market on Wednesday, June 25, 2014. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 5:30 a.m. PT / 8:30 a.m. ET the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 35042411 Please dial ... 
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05/20/14Apollo Global Enters Africa with Milpark Education Acquisition
Leading South African education provider expands Apollo Education Group network PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced its wholly-owned subsidiary Apollo Global, Inc. closed on the acquisition of an 81% consolidated interest in Milpark Education (Pty) Ltd. (“Milpark Education”), one of South Africa's leading private tertiary education providers, for approximately ZAR 265 million (USD 25.6... 
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05/19/14Apollo Education Group Joins Annual CECP Summit to Discuss Driving More Successful Community Investment Programs
Apollo executive will join session exploring the importance of employee involvement to drive more effective community investment for businesses PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2014-- Today’s younger generation of millennial workers are passionate about their involvement in their communities and improving society, making them a critical factor in companies’ decisions to expand community investment. Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ... 
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04/01/14Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 1, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three and six months ended February 28, 2014, with second quarter revenue of $679.1 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.13, or $0.28 excluding special items. “At Apollo Education Group we are continuing to make progress on our long-term strategic plan which includes providing our students with a differentia... 
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03/21/14Apollo Education Group Appoints Dana Born to Board of Directors
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 21, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that Retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Dana Born, Ph.D., has been appointed to the company’s board of directors. Dr. Born will serve as an independent director of the company, and will serve on the audit and compensation committees of the board of directors. “We are pleased Dr. Born has agreed to join our board," said Peter Sperling, chairman o... 
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03/10/14Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter Earnings Release and 2014 Investor & Analyst Meeting
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 10, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today the timing of its Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter Earnings Release and 2014 Investor & Analyst Meeting. 2014 Second Quarter Earnings Apollo Education Group announced it will report its fiscal 2014 second quarter results after market on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. The company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more det... 
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03/04/14The New Path from Education to Employment: Apollo Lightspeed Launches Balloon to Connect Revolutionary Online Learning Skills and Courses with In-Demand, Career-Relevant Skills
Microsoft, EMC, Adobe, Amazon Web Services and other major employers join global leader in higher education to connect tech career seekers with employers' needs PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 4, 2014-- To address and solve the growing skills gap between individuals seeking careers and employers seeking a well-trained workforce, Apollo Lightspeed LLC™, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL), today launched Ball... 
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03/03/14Apollo Education Group to Present at the 16th Annual Credit Suisse Global Services Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 3, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the Company will present at the 16th Annual Credit Suisse Global Services Conference. The conference will be held March 9-11, 2014, at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Ariz. Apollo Education Group’s presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. PT (6:00 p.m. ET). The presentation will be webcast live and archived on the I... 
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02/11/14Apollo Education Group to Present at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2014 Business Solutions Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 11, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the Company will participate at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2014 Business Solutions Conference. The conference will be held February 25-26, 2014, at The Pierre Hotel in New York, N.Y. Apollo Education Group’s presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, February 25, 2013, at 10:55 a.m. ET. The presentation will be webcast live and archived on ... 
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02/03/14Innovator’s Accelerator Unveils Expanded Product Suite for Leadership Development
Groundbreaking learning experience that promotes business innovation now available in two formats to meet needs of today’s busy executives and business leaders PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 3, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced the expansion of its critically acclaimed Innovator’s Accelerator® leadership development experience. The learning experience is now available in two formats with several customizable fe... 
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01/07/14Apollo Education Group, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 7, 2014-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2013, with revenue of $856.3 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.87 per share, or $1.04 per share excluding special items. “At Apollo Education Group, we are making good progress on our strategic plan to differentiate University of Phoenix, diversify Apollo and drive operatio... 
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12/17/13Apollo Global, Inc. Agrees to Acquire a Majority Interest in Open Colleges Australia
Agreement with one of Australia's leading distance education institutions for adult learners marks first entry into continent for Apollo Global PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 17, 2013-- Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today its wholly-owned subsidiary Apollo Global, Inc. has agreed to acquire Open Colleges Australia Pty Ltd (“Open Colleges”), one of Australia's oldest and largest providers of distance learning. ... 
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12/10/13Apollo Education Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2014 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2014 first quarter results after the market closes on Tuesday, January 7, 2014. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 21105114 Please dial in at least five minutes prior to the start of the call. Journalist... 
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11/06/13Apollo Group to Present at the J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 6, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced the Company will participate at the J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference. The conference will be held Wednesday, November 13, 2013, at the Westin Grand Central in New York City. Apollo Group’s presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 8:30 a.m. ET. The presentation will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relations s... 
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11/05/13Apollo Group Examines College and Career Readiness in America
Authoritative Report Explores New Pathways to College and the Workforce PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today released a special report that takes a hard look at the state of America’s student population, and the true extent to which members of this group are prepared to succeed in the workforce. Titled “Empowering America: Reinventing Pathways to College and the Workforce,” the report ... 
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10/30/13Apollo Group Announces New Chief Operating Officer
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that J. Mitchell Bowling has been appointed to serve as the company’s new chief operating officer, effective December 2, 2013. Mr. Bowling will report directly to Apollo Group Chief Executive Officer Greg Cappelli. “After a long and comprehensive search, I’m very pleased to welcome Mitch to the Apollo family,” commented Mr. Cappelli. “Mitch is a sea... 
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10/22/13Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2013 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2013, with fourth quarter revenue of $845.0 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.19 per share, or $0.55 per share excluding special items. “Fiscal Year 2013 brought challenges and opportunities for Apollo Group,” said Apollo Group Chief Executive Officer Greg Cappelli. “We set ... 
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09/30/13Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2013 Fourth Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 30, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2013 fourth quarter and year-end results after the market closes on Tuesday, October 22, 2013. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 6523238... 
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08/29/13Apollo Group to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 13th Annual Back to School Education Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 29, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the Company will participate at the BMO Capital Markets 13th Annual Back to School Education Conference. The conference will be held Thursday, September 12, 2013, at the Grand Hyatt New York. Apollo Group, Inc.’s presentation is scheduled for September 12, 2013, 9:00 a.m. ET. The presentation will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relatio... 
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06/25/13Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2013, with third quarter revenue of $946.8 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.71 per share, or $1.05 per share excluding special items. “This is a time of extraordinary change in higher education. At Apollo Group we are creating a more nimble organization and reengineering our le... 
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06/03/13Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2013 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 3, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2013 third quarter results after the market closes on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Dial-In Numbers: 877-292-6888 (Domestic) 973-200-3381 (International) Conference ID: 86623109 P... 
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03/25/13Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 25, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three and six months ended February 28, 2013, with second quarter revenue of $834.4 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.12 per share, or $0.34 per share excluding special items. “Higher education is rapidly evolving as workforce demands and technological innovations drive change in our global economy,” said Apollo G... 
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03/04/13Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2013 Second Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 4, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2013 second quarter results before the market opens on Monday, March 25, 2013. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 5:00 a.m. PT (8:00 a.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Greg Cappelli, Chief Executive Officer and Brian Swartz, Senior Vic... 
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03/01/13Apollo Group to Present at the Credit Suisse 2013 Global Services Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 1, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the Company will participate at the Credit Suisse 2013 Global Services Conference. The conference will be held March 10-13, 2013, at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Ariz. Apollo Group, Inc.’s presentation is scheduled for Monday, March 11, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. PT. The presentation will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relations section of... 
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02/13/13Apollo Group to Present at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2013 Business Solutions Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 13, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced the Company will participate at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2013 Business Solutions Conference. The conference will be held February 26-27, 2013, at The Pierre Hotel in New York, NY. Apollo Group, Inc.’s presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, February 26, 2013, at 2:10 p.m. ET. The presentation will be webcast live and archived on the Investor... 
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01/15/13Executive Education Comes of Age to Address Innovation Skills Gap
World’s foremost authorities on innovation, Clayton Christensen, Jeff Dyer and Hal Gregersen partner with online education leader Apollo Group to provide a breakthrough online learning experience that helps organizations build and sustain competitive advantage PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 15, 2013-- Today’s world of razor-thin margins and global competition can stress even the strongest organizations. Compound these pressures with a deep ... 
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01/08/13Apollo Group, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2013 Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2013-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2012, with revenue of $1.1 billion and diluted earnings per share of $1.18 per share, or $1.22 per share excluding special items. “In the first quarter, we continued to execute on our strategy to differentiate University of Phoenix, diversify Apollo Group and to further optimize our operati... 
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12/17/12Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2013 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 17, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2013 first quarter results after the market closes on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 3:00 p.m. MT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Greg Cappelli, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Apoll... 
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12/13/12Apollo Group Appoints John Sperling Chairman Emeritus
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that Dr. John G. Sperling will retire as executive chairman of the company’s board of directors, effective December 31, 2012. Dr. Sperling, who founded Apollo Group in 1972, was named chairman emeritus by the board, in recognition of his tireless service and countless contributions to the company. Additionally, the company announced that Peter V. Sperl... 
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11/27/12Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the NASDAQ OMX 29th Investor Program
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 27, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) today announced that Brian Swartz, senior vice president and chief financial officer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the NASDAQ OMX 29th Investor Program in London, U.K. on Wednesday, December 5, 2012, at 8:00 a.m. GMT (3:00 a.m. ET). The Apollo Group presentation will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website... 
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11/13/12Apollo Group Recognized as One of America’s Top 50 Community-Minded Companies
“The Civic 50” Published in Bloomberg Businessweek and Businessweek.com PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) was recognized as one of America’s most community-minded companies in The Civic 50 survey – the first comprehensive ranking of S&P 500 corporations that best use their time, talent and resources to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business. The survey was con... 
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11/07/12Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the J.P. Morgan Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 7, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that the company will participate in the J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Conference. The company presentation will be held at 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 14, 2012, at the J.P. Morgan Conference Center in New York, NY. The Apollo Group presentation will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website at www.apollo... 
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10/16/12Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2012 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2012. • Net revenue of $996.5 million for fourth quarter 2012 and $4.3 billion for fiscal year 2012 • Earnings per share attributable to Apollo for fourth quarter 2012 of $0.46 per share, or $0.52 per share excluding special items, and $3.22 per share, or $3.56 excluding speci... 
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09/25/12Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2012 Fourth Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 25, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2012 fourth quarter and year-end results after the market closes on Tuesday, October 16, 2012. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Greg Cappelli, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma... 
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09/24/12Apollo Group Explores Education, Jobs and the American Dream
Report Examines the Level of Educational Attainment in the U.S., the Rise of the Skills Gap NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 24, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL), parent company of University of Phoenix, today released a report examining the evolution of postsecondary educational attainment in America and its relationship to today’s growing employment “skills gap.” The report, “Education, Jobs and the American Dream: How We Got ... 
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09/11/12Apollo Group to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 12th Annual Back to School Education Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 11, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group and Chairman of Apollo Global, and Brian Swartz, Chief Financial Officer of Apollo Group, will be participating in the BMO Capital Markets 12th Annual Back to School Education Conference. The conference will be held Thursday, September 13, 2012, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, NY. ... 
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06/25/12Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal Year 2012 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2012. Third Quarter 2012 Highlights Net revenue of $1,130.8 million, with net income attributable to Apollo of $134.0 million Earnings per share attributable to Apollo of $1.13 per share, or $1.20 ... 
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06/11/12Margaret Spellings Joins Apollo Group Board of Directors
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 11, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that former United States Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings will join the company’s board of directors. “As a leading national expert on education, public policy and the impact both have on the U.S. economy, Margaret is uniquely qualified to help advance Apollo Group’s mission and purpose,” said John Sperling, founder and executive chair... 
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05/29/12Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2012 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 29, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2012 third quarter results after the market closes on Monday, June 25, 2012. The Company will host a conference call at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman,... 
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03/26/12Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal Year 2012 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three and six months ended February 29, 2012. Second Quarter 2012 Highlights Net revenue of $969.6 million, with net income attributable to Apollo of $63.9 million Earnings per share attributable to Apollo, of $0.51 per share, or $... 
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03/26/12Allen Weiss Appointed to Apollo Group Board of Directors
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that Allen (“Al”) Weiss has been appointed to the company’s board of directors, filling an existing vacancy. Mr. Weiss will serve as an independent director of the company, and will sit on the audit committee. “Al brings a tremendous amount of business talent and expertise to the board,” said John Sperling, executive chairman of the board of Apollo ... 
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02/28/12Apollo Group, Inc. Updates Enrollment and Business Outlook and Announces Timing of Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 28, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or the “Company”) today provided details on new degreed enrollment and the fiscal 2012 outlook in anticipation of its participation at the Robert W. Baird Business Solutions Conference on Wednesday, February 29, 2012. In addition, the Company announced details for its fiscal 2012 second quarter conference call. New Degreed Enrollment a... 
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02/22/12Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2012 Business Solutions Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 22, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group and Chairman of Apollo Global, and Brian Swartz, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2012 Business Solutions Conference. The conference will be held Wednesday, February 29, 2012, and Thursday, March 1, 2012, at the Four Seasons Hotel, Boston, MA. Apollo Group, ... 
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01/05/12Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2012 First Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 5, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2011. “Our strategic initiatives to further enhance the student experience and provide world-class student protections remain our focus,” said Apollo Group Co-Chief Executive Officer and Apollo Global Chairman Greg Cappelli. “We are also pleased t... 
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01/05/12Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Retirement Timetable of Co-CEO Charles B. Edelstein
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 5, 2012-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Charles B. “Chas” Edelstein will retire as co-Chief Executive Officer and director of the company on August 26, 2012. Following his retirement as co-CEO, Mr. Edelstein will serve the company in a part-time advisory capacity through February 2013. Gregory W. Cappelli will assume all duties and responsibilities as Chief Executive Officer of Ap... 
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12/20/11Richard Dozer Joins Apollo Group Board of Directors
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2011-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that Richard Dozer has been appointed to the company’s board of directors, filling an existing vacancy on the board. Mr. Dozer, who will serve as an independent director, was also appointed to sit on the board’s audit committee. “We are very pleased to welcome Rich to the Board,” said John Sperling, executive chairman of the board of Apollo Group. “Rich brings a wealth of senior management, leadership, ... 
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12/09/11Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2012 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Dec 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2012 first quarter results after the market close on Thursday, January 5, 2012. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 3:00 p.m. MT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Apollo Global; and Brian... 
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11/30/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the William Blair & Co. Second Annual Global Services Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 30, 2011-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group and Chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at William Blair & Company’s 2nd Annual Global Services Conference. The conference will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, December 6-7, 2011, at the Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North in Scottsdale, AZ. Apollo Group, Inc.’s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, December... 
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11/04/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences
PHOENIX, Nov 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that management will be presenting at two upcoming investor conferences. Brian Swartz, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference. The conference will be held Wednesday, November 9, 2011, at the J.P. Morgan Conference Center in New York. Separately, Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Gr... 
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10/19/11Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2011 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
PHOENIX, Oct 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2011. "We set out at the beginning of 2011 to implement leading-edge student protections, differentiate University of Phoenix, and expand our business," said Apollo Group Co-Chief Executive Officer Chas Edelstein. "We are pleased with our progress in each of these areas, including enhancing ... 
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10/04/11Apollo Group Adjusts Timing of Fiscal 2011 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Oct 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will release its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter and year end results earlier than previously scheduled. The Company will report its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter and year end results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 19, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results at 5:00 a.m. PT (8:00 a.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas E... 
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09/22/11Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2011 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Sep 22, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter and year end results after the market closes on Thursday, October 20, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, ... 
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09/01/11Apollo Group to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 11th Annual Back to School Education Conference
PHOENIX, Sep 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group and Chairman of Apollo Global, and Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the BMO Capital Markets 11th Annual Back to School Education Conference. The conference will be held Thursday, September 15, 2011, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, N.Y. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is schedul... 
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08/02/11Apollo Group to Acquire Carnegie Learning
Carnegie Learning Technology to Advance Apollo Adaptive Learning Platform PHOENIX, Aug 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the stock of Carnegie Learning, Inc., a publisher of research-based math curricula including the adaptive Cognitive Tutor(R) math software, for $75.0 million. In a separate transaction, Apollo... 
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06/30/11Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2011 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Jun 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2011. "During the third quarter, we continued to execute on our key initiatives to improve outcomes, enhance student protections, and elevate the educational experience throughout every touch point of the student lifecycle," said Apollo Group Co-Chief Executiv... 
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06/02/11Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2011 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Jun 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2011 third quarter results after the market closes on Thursday, June 30, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Office... 
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05/31/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the William Blair & Company 2011 Growth Stock Conference
PHOENIX, May 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Group and Chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at the William Blair & Company 2011 Growth Stock Conference. The conference will be held Tuesday through Thursday, June 14-16, 2011, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, IL. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, June ... 
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04/28/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Barclays Capital 2011 Global Services Conference
PHOENIX, Apr 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group and chairman of Apollo Global, and Brian Swartz, senior vice president and chief financial officer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the Barclays Capital 2011 Global Services Conference. The conference will be held Wednesday and Thursday, May 11-12, 2011, at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel in ... 
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04/26/11University of Phoenix Launches PhoenixMobile App for iPhone and iPod touch
PHOENIX, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --New App Expands Distance Learning, Making the Classroom Truly Mobile University of Phoenix, the nation's largest private university, is offering its students a new way to participate in the online classroom with the PhoenixMobile App for iPhone and iPod touch. Available today on the App Store, the PhoenixMobile App goes beyond the campus maps or lecture downloads available from many higher education institutions, to enable University of Phoeni... 
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04/06/11University of Phoenix Names Alan Drimmer Provost
PHOENIX, Apr 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --University of Phoenix today announced that Dr. Alan Drimmer has been named Senior Vice President, Academic Affairs and Provost of the University, effective May 2, 2011. Dr. Drimmer will report to Dr. Bill Pepicello, President of University of Phoenix. Dr. Drimmer brings a wealth of academic leadership experience to University of Phoenix. Most recently, he served as President of Western International University (... 
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03/29/11Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2011 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Mar 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and six months ended February 28, 2011. "During the second quarter of fiscal 2011, we continued to execute on the key strategic initiatives that we've been developing and implementing, which are designed to enhance the student experience, expand student protections and ensure that we enrol... 
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03/01/11Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2011 Second Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Mar 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2011 second quarter results before the market opens on Tuesday, March 29, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 5:00 a.m. PT (8:00 a.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Offic... 
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02/24/11Apollo Group, Inc. Announces the Hiring of Timothy Daniels as President of Apollo Global
PHOENIX, Feb 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group" or "the Company") today announced that its majority-owned subsidiary Apollo Global, Inc. ("Apollo Global") has named Timothy F. Daniels as President of Apollo Global, effective immediately. Mr. Daniels will oversee all aspects of the management of Apollo Global, a leading international education services provider. He will report directly to Gregory Cappelli, Co-Chief ... 
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02/09/11Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2011 Business Solutions Conference
PHOENIX, Feb 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Second graph, first sentence of release should read: Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, February 23, 2011, at 10:55 a.m. ET (sted Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, February 23, 2010, at 10:55 p.m. ET). The corrected release reads: APOLLO GROUP, INC. TO PRESENT AT THE ROBERT W. BAIRD & CO. 2011 BUSINESS SOLUTIONS CONFERENCE Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced tha... 
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01/13/11University of Phoenix Launches School of Continuing Education
PHOENIX, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on its history as the leading provider of higher education programs that equip Americans to succeed in a constantly-changing professional world, University of Phoenix today announced the launch of its School of Continuing Education. Designed to provide professionals and working adults with the skills, insight and expertise necessary to thrive in today's highly competitive job market, the School of Continuing Education will draw on existing curricul... 
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01/10/11Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2011 First Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Jan 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2010. "During the first quarter of fiscal 2011, we began the important process of implementing several of the key strategic initiatives that we've been developing in recent quarters and that are designed to enhance the student experience, expand student protection... 
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12/09/10University of Phoenix Releases Third Academic Annual Report
Nation's Largest Private University Reports Student Outcomes, Addresses Challenges Through Innovative Orientation Program PHOENIX, Dec 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --University of Phoenix, the flagship university of Apollo Group, Inc. (NASQAQ:APOL), today announced key findings from its third Academic Annual Report, highlighting a commitment to higher education fueled by constant innovation and ongoing efforts to improve the learning experience through ad... 
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12/07/10University of Phoenix College of Nursing Re-Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing (CCNE)
PHOENIX, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- University of Phoenix College of Nursing announced today that the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the autonomous accrediting agency for nursing education, has re-accredited University of Phoenix College of Nursing for ten years. This is the longest period of time for which the CCNE grants accreditation for nursing programs reflecting CCNE's satisfaction and confidence that the University's College of Nursing is meeting and will ... 
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12/07/10Apollo Group Announces Timing of Fiscal 2011 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Dec 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2011 first quarter results after the market close on Monday, January 10, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more detail at 3:00 p.m. MT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Apollo Global; and Bri... 
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12/06/10University of Phoenix Launches New College of Criminal Justice and Security
With overall criminal justice and security job growth projected at an average of 10 percent by 2018, education is in demand PHOENIX, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- University of Phoenix today announced the opening of the College of Criminal Justice and Security – a field-of-study and employment sector with an average projected growth of 10 percent by 2018, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The new College will help meet the country's increasing demand for these profess... 
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11/23/10Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the William Blair & Co. Inaugural Global Services Growth Stock Conference
PHOENIX, Nov 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Chas Edelstein, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group, and Greg Cappelli, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group and chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at William Blair & Company's Inaugural Global Services Growth Stock Conference. The conference will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, December 7-8, 2010, at the Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North in Scottsdale, AZ. Apol... 
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10/26/10Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences
PHOENIX, Oct 26, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Chas Edelstein, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group, and Greg Cappelli, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group and chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at the following investor conferences: J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference Date: Tuesday, November 9, 2010 Time: 9:45 a.m. EST Location: J.P. Morgan Conference Center in New York, N.Y. ... 
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10/20/10New University of Phoenix Social Network Connects Students, Alumni and Faculty for Personal Success
PhoenixConnect Strives to Become World's Largest Academically-Focused Social Network PHOENIX, Oct 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- PHOENIX, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether students are pursuing their degrees at proprietary or traditional universities, innovations in delivery methods have fundamentally changed the way Americans are getting an education. A continual driver of technological advancements in education, Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) and University of Phoenix today announced t... 
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10/13/10Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2010 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
PHOENIX, Oct 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2010. "Fiscal 2010 has been a year of significant progress at Apollo Group, as we have been completing the development of numerous strategic initiatives that are being implemented over the coming year," said Apollo Group Co-Chief Executive Officer an... 
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09/24/10Apollo Group Names Sean B.W. Martin General Counsel
PHOENIX, Sep 24, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that Sean B.W. Martin has been named Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Mr. Martin will report to the Office of the CEO. "We're very pleased to have Sean join the Apollo Group leadership team," said Chas Edelstein, Apollo Group's Co-Chief Executive Officer. "His abundance of legal expertise, coupled with extensive work in the corporate and government sectors, make him an excellent fit ... 
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09/16/10Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2010 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Sep 16, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2010 fourth quarter and year end results after the market close on Wednesday, October 13, 2010. Owing to a release date that is earlier than in recent years, the Company will issue its release prior to the filing of its Form 10-K, which the Company expects to file by the required filing deadline. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results in more deta... 
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09/14/10Apollo Group Joins Learning Technology Partnership with Stanford University
Partnership Brings Together Academic Researchers and Select Industry Partners to Study Interactive Communications and Technology; Apollo Group's Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti to Serve as Visiting Scholar PHOENIX, Sep 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today announced a two-year partnership with Stanford University to conduct research as part of the Media X program, which studies the impact of information and technology on... 
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09/02/10Apollo Group to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 10th Annual Back to School Education Conference
PHOENIX, Sep 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group and chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at the BMO Capital Markets 10th Annual Back to School Education Conference. The conference will be held Thursday, September 16, 2010, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, N.Y. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Thursday, September 16, 2010, at 10:30 a.m. EDT. The ... 
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08/23/10Apollo Group and University of Phoenix Examine the Future of Higher Education in America
Report Identifies Higher Education Imperatives in U.S., Outlines Transformations and Innovations Necessary to Achieve Key Education and Economic Goals PHOENIX, Aug 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) and University of Phoenix today released a report examining the significant challenges facing America's higher education system and the fundamental transformations that must occur to meet President Obama's mandate that the United States produce the highest percentage of ... 
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08/05/10Apollo Group and University of Phoenix Underscore Commitment to Student Protection Policies
PHOENIX, Aug 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --University of Phoenix and its parent company, Apollo Group (NASDAQ: APOL), today acknowledged the industry findings of a United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) study of for-profit college student recruitment practices, and reaffirmed their commitment to leading reform in industry transparency, standards and practices. Apollo Group also reiterated previously-announced plans detailing a number of ... 
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06/30/10Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2010 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Jun 30, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2010. "We are pleased to have made significant progress on our strategic initiatives designed to enhance the student experience, expand student protections and ensure we enroll students who we believe can succeed in our programs," said Apollo Group Co-Chief Ex... 
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06/23/10Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Reverses Lower Court Ruling in Apollo Group, Inc. Securities Lawsuit
PHOENIX, Jun 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has reversed a lower court's ruling in favor of the Company and ordered the lower court to enter judgment against the Company in accordance with the jury verdict in securities litigation arising out of a 2003 program review by the U.S. Department of Education, Apollo Group Inc. Securities Litigation. "Th... 
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06/21/10University of Phoenix Announces Completion of Program Review
Receives Final Program Review Determination Letter in Which U.S. Department of Education Closes Review PHOENIX, Jun 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) today announced that subsidiary University of Phoenix has received the Final Program Review Determination Letter associated with its February 2009 program review by the U.S. Department of Education (Department) and that the University has successfully completed the corrective acti... 
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06/07/10Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2010 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Jun 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2010 third quarter results after the market close on Wednesday, June 30, 2010. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Office... 
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06/03/10University of Phoenix President Appointed to Federal Advisory Committee on Higher Education Accreditation
PHOENIX, Jun 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --University of Phoenix, subsidiary of Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL), today announced that President William J. Pepicello, Ph.D. has been appointed to the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI). In this role, Dr. Pepicello will serve as a member of a diverse committee of higher education leaders tasked with advising the Secretary of Education on matters related to accreditation and to the eligibility and certification... 
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06/02/10Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at 30th Annual William Blair Growth Stock Conference
PHOENIX, Jun 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group and chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at the William Blair 30th Annual Growth Stock Conference. The conference will be held Tuesday through Thursday, June 15-17, 2010, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, Ill. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 16, 2... 
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05/12/10Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Services Conference
PHOENIX, May 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Chas Edelstein, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group, and Greg Cappelli, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group and chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2010 Services Conference. The conference will be held Monday through Wednesday, May 24-26, 2010, at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York, N.Y. Apoll... 
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03/29/10Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2010 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Mar 29, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and six months ended February 28, 2010. "We are pleased with our second quarter results, particularly with respect to the continued mix shift in student enrollments towards bachelor degree level students," said Apollo Group Co-Chief Executive Officer Chas Edelstein. "We have set forth a strat... 
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02/19/10Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2010 Second Quarter Earnings Release and Provides Preliminary Commentary on Fiscal 2010 Second Quarter Results
Board of Directors Increases Share Repurchase Authorization by $500 MillionPHOENIX, Feb 19, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today announced details for its fiscal 2010 second quarter earnings conference call. In addition, in anticipation of its participation at investor conferences on February 22 and 24, 2010, the Company provided preliminary comments on its second quarter of fiscal 2010... 
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02/11/10Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences
PHOENIX, Feb 11, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Chas Edelstein, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group, and Greg Cappelli, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group and chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at the following investor conferences: Credit Suisse 12th Annual Global Services Conference Date: Monday, February 22, 2010 ... 
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01/07/10Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2010 First Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Jan 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2009. "We are pleased with our first quarter results and continued enrollment growth, particularly among our core bachelor's programs," said Apollo Group Co-Chief Executive Officer and Apollo Global Chairman Greg Cappelli. "We remain committed to providing access to high-quality education, while ensuring ... 
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12/14/09Apollo Group, Inc. Resolves University of Phoenix False Claims Act Case
Agreement Provides for $67.5 Million Payment, Plus Attorneys Fees PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 14, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (the “Company”) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with the United States of America, acting through the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of California and the U.S. Department of Justice on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education, and with two private plaintiffs to r... 
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12/10/09Apollo Group, Inc. Expands Board of Directors
Samuel A. DiPiazza, Jr. Elected as Independent DirectorPHOENIX, Dec 10, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") today announced that on December 7, 2009, the Company's Class B shareholders elected Mr. Samuel A. DiPiazza, Jr., to its Board of Directors, bringing the total number of directors to 14 from 13 previously. With the election of Mr. DiPiazza, the Board now includes nine independent direc... 
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12/10/09Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2010 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Dec 10, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2010 first quarter results after the market close on January 7, 2010. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results in more detail at 3:00 p.m. MT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Ap... 
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12/07/09University of Phoenix Releases Transparent Accounting of Student Outcomes and Previews Programs for Continuous Improvement
Programs for Orientation, a Refined Approach to Introductory Courses and a Just-in-Time Plan for Remediation Designed to Increase Academic Attainment for Nontraditional StudentsPHOENIX, Dec 07, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- In acknowledgement of the need to produce greater accountability and transparency throughout higher education, Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) subsidiary University of Phoenix today announced key findings from its second Academic Annual Report, demonstratin... 
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11/18/09Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the NASDAQ OMX 23rd Investor Program
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 18, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) today announced that Brian Swartz, senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the NASDAQ OMX 23rd Investor Program to be held December 1-2, 2009, at the May Fair Hotel in London, U.K. Apollo Group, Inc.’s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, December 2, 2009, at 3:15 p.m. GMT (10:15 a.... 
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11/16/09Apollo Group, Inc.'s University of Phoenix is Recertified by U.S. Department of Education to Participate in Title IV Programs
University’s Program Participation Agreement is Non-provisional and Issued for Three-Year Period PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 16, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or the “Company”) today announced that it has been informed by the U.S. Department of Education that its University of Phoenix subsidiary has been recertified for continued participation in student financial aid programs under Title IV of t... 
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10/29/09Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Signal Hill Education Preview Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Chas Edelstein, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group, will be presenting at the Signal Hill Education Preview Conference to be held Thursday, November 12, 2009, at the Hyatt Regency in Baltimore, MD. Apollo Group, Inc.’s investor presentation is scheduled for Thursday, November 12, 2009, at 4:00 p.m. EST. The presentation will be webc... 
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10/27/09Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2009 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 27, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or the “Company”) today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2009. “We are pleased to report another quarter of excellent financial and operating performance for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009,” said Apollo Group Co-Chief Executive Officer Chas Ed... 
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09/29/09Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2009 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 29, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2009 fourth quarter and year end results after the market close on October 27, 2009. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli... 
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09/03/09CORRECTING and REPLACING Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 2009 Back to School Education Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 3, 2009-- Second graph, first sentence of release should read: Apollo Group, Inc.’s investor presentation is scheduled for Thursday, September 17, 2009, at 1:45 p.m. EDT (sted Apollo Group, Inc.’s investor presentation is scheduled for Thursday, June 17, 2009, at 1:45 p.m. EDT). The corrected release reads: APOLLO GROUP, INC. TO PRESENT AT THE BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2009 BACK TO SCHOO... 
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09/03/09Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 2009 Back to School Education Conference
PHOENIX, Sep 03, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, co-chief executive officer of Apollo Group and chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at the BMO Capital Markets 2009 Back to School Education Conference to be held Thursday, September 17, 2009, at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers in New York, NY. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Thursday, June 17, 2009, a... 
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07/30/09Apollo Global Completes Acquisition of UK-Based BPP Holdings plc
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) (“Apollo Group” “Apollo” or “the Company”) today announced that its majority-owned subsidiary Apollo Global, Inc. has completed the previously announced acquisition of UK-based BPP Holdings plc (LSE:BPP) (“BPP”). “We are excited to welcome BPP to Apollo Global and look forward to joining together to provide enhanc... 
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06/29/09Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2009 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 29, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) First $1 billion revenue quarter on 26% year-over-year growth Degreed Enrollment reaches 420,700 during the third quarter, a 22% increase year-over-year Third quarter New Degreed Enrollment increases 23% year-over-year Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or ... 
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06/08/09Apollo Global Agrees to Acquire UK-based BPP Holdings plc
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 8, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) (“Apollo Group” or “the Company”) today announced that its 80.1%-owned subsidiary Apollo Global, Inc. has agreed to acquire UK-based BPP Holdings plc (“BPP”) (LSE:BPP), a leading provider of education and training to professionals in the legal and finance industries. Apollo Global has agreed to purchase all of the outstanding shares of BPP a... 
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06/01/09Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2009 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 1, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2009 third quarter results after the market close on June 29, 2009. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Co-Chief Executive Officer; Greg Cappelli, Co-Chief ... 
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05/28/09Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the 29th Annual William Blair Growth Stock Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 28, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Co-Chief Executive Officer Chas Edelstein and Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Apollo Global Greg Cappelli will be presenting at the 29th Annual William Blair Growth Stock Conference to be held June 9-11, 2009, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, Ill. Apollo Group, Inc.’s investor presentation is scheduled for Thursday, ... 
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04/29/09Apollo Group in Preliminary Discussions with BPP Holdings
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 29, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or “the Company”) confirmed today that its 80.1% owned subsidiary, Apollo Global, Inc., has approached the Board of BPP Holdings plc (“BPP”), a European provider of professional education and training, to discuss the potential acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of BPP at 620 pence per share in... 
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04/28/09Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Robert W. Baird Growth Stock Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 28, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Co-Chief Executive Officer, Chas Edelstein, and Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Apollo Global, Greg Cappelli, will be presenting at the 2009 Robert W. Baird Growth Stock Conference to be held on May 12-14, 2009, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, IL. Apollo Group, Inc.’s investor presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, May ... 
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04/27/09Apollo Group, Inc. Names Gregory W. Cappelli Joint Chief Executive Officer
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 27, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced its Board of Directors has named Gregory W. Cappelli as Co-Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. Cappelli will share responsibility for the Company with Charles “Chas” B. Edelstein, who was appointed to the CEO position in July of 2008. As Co-CEOs, Edelstein will focus on finance, corporate development, human resources and legal whi... 
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03/31/09Apollo Group Announces Management Promotions
Joseph L. D'Amico Appointed President and Chief Operating Officer Brian L. Swartz Appointed Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer Gregory J. Iverson Appointed Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller PHOENIX, Mar 31, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced management promotions within its finance and operations departments, all of which are effective immediately. Joseph L. D'Amico, who has been serving a... 
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03/31/09Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 31, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or “the Company”) today reported financial results for the three and six months ended February 28, 2009. Unaudited Second Quarter of Fiscal 2009 Results of Operations Consolidated net revenue for the three months ended February 28, 2009, totaled $876.1 million, which represents a 26.3% in... 
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03/27/09Apollo Group Appoints Fred Newton Senior Vice President, Human Resources
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 27, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) announced that Frederick J. Newton has joined the Company as Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Mr. Newton will report to the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, Chas Edelstein. Mr. Newton brings to Apollo Group over 20 years of human resources experience from a variety of industries including retail, energy and consumer products. Most recently, M... 
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03/17/09Apollo Group, Inc. Expands Board of Directors
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 17, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that at the annual meeting of its Class B shareholders on March 11, 2009, the shareholders elected Ms. Terri C. Bishop, Mr. Stephen J. Giusto and Mr. Manuel F. Rivelo to its Board of Directors, bringing the total number of directors to 13 from 10 previously. The shareholders also reelected each of the 10 incumbent directors. After the election of these director... 
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03/09/09Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 9, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2009 second quarter results after the market close on March 31, 2009. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Chief Executive Officer; Joseph L. D’Amico, President, ... 
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02/12/09Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Credit Suisse 11th Annual Global Services Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 12, 2009-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Chas Edelstein, the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, and Greg Cappelli, the Company’s Executive Vice President, Global Strategy, Assistant to the Executive Chairman and Chairman of Apollo Global, will be presenting at the 11th Annual Credit Suisse Global Services Conference to be held on February 22-25, 2009 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort &am... 
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01/08/09Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Results
First quarter revenue increases approximately 24% year-over-year First quarter operating income grows 40% year-over-year Degreed Enrollment reaches 384,900 during the first quarter, an 18% increase year-over-year First quarter New Degreed Enrollment increases nearly 26% year-over-year PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2009--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or "the Company") today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2008... 
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12/11/08Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 11, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2009 first quarter results after market close on Thursday, January 8, 2009. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results in more detail at 3:00 P.M. (5:00 P.M. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Chief Executive Officer; Joseph L. D'Amico, President, Chief Financial Officer a... 
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10/28/08Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2008 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results
Fourth quarter revenue increases approximately 16.5% year-over-year Degreed Enrollment at year-end increases 15.4% year-over-year Fourth quarter New Degreed Enrollment increases 19.1% year-over-year PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 28, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or "the Company") today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended August 31, 2008. During the fourth quarter, Charles "Chas... 
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09/30/08Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2008 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2008 fourth quarter and year end results after market close on Tuesday, October 28, 2008. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results in more detail at 2:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. ET) the same day. Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: Chas Edelstein, Chief Executive Officer; Joseph L. D'Amico, President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer; and G... 
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08/27/08Apollo Group to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 27, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that Greg Cappelli, the Company's Executive Vice President, Global Strategy and Assistant to the Executive Chairman, will be presenting at the following investor conferences: The BMO Capital Markets Back to School 2008 Conference Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2008 Time: 9:45 a.m. ET Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York, NY Bank of America 38th Annual Investment Conference Date: Monday, ... 
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08/05/08Apollo Group Victorious in Securities Lawsuit
Judge Overturns Erroneous Jury Verdict, Resolves Case in Favor of Apollo Group PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 5, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or the "Company") applauded yesterday's District Court decision in which Judge James A. Teilborg overturned the previous verdict that had been rendered in the plaintiffs' favor in the securities litigation arising out of the 2003 program review by the Department of Education. Notab... 
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08/05/08Apollo Group Enters Mexican Education Market
Apollo Global Purchases Majority Stake in Universidad Latinoamericana S.C. PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apollo Global, Inc., a consolidated subsidiary of Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL - News) (“Apollo Group,” “Apollo” or the “Company”) announced it has purchased a majority stake in Universidad Latinoamericana S.C. (“ULA”), an accredited, private university based in Mexico City, from Carlyle Mexico Partners.“We are ple... 
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07/07/08Apollo Group, Inc. Appoints Strategic and Financial Advisor Charles B. Edelstein as New Chief Executive Officer
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 7, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or "the Company") today announced the appointment of Charles "Chas" B. Edelstein as Chief Executive Officer and Director, effective August 26, 2008. Apollo's founder, Dr. John G. Sperling, continues to act as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors. "We have been impressed by Chas and the high quality of his advice for years, and we are delighted to have him join Apollo Group as... 
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07/01/08Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2008 Third Quarter Financial Results
-- Revenue increases approximately 14% year-over-year -- Total Degreed Enrollment increases 11% year-over-year -- Bad Debt, as a percentage of net revenue, declines versus a year ago -- Board of Directors authorizes share repurchases of up to $500 millionPHOENIX, Jul 01, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) (Apollo Group, Apollo or the Company) today reported unaudited financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2008. Unaudited Third Quarter of Fiscal 20... 
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06/25/08Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Resignation of President and Director Brian Mueller
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 25, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) (Apollo Group, Apollo or the Company) today announced the resignation of Brian Mueller as President and Director, effective immediately. We are thankful for Brian's many years of service to the Company and for the instrumental role he has played in our success, said John G. Sperling, founder and acting Executive Chairman of the Board. His contributions to Apollo during the course of his 20-year career are n... 
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06/10/08Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2008 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Jun 10, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2008 third quarter results after the market closes on Tuesday, July 1, 2008. The Company will also hold a conference call that same day to discuss the third quarter results in more detail. July 1, 2008 2:00 P.M. Phoenix Time (5:00 P.M. ET) Participating from Apollo Group, In... 
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06/03/08Apollo Group to Present at the William Blair Growth Stock Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 3, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Brian Mueller, the Company's President, and Greg Cappelli, the Company's Executive Vice President, Global Strategy and Assistant to the Executive Chairman, will be presenting at the William Blair 28th Annual Growth Stock Conference to be held on June 17, 2008 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, Ill. Apollo Group's investor presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, June 17, 2008 at 10:30 a.... 
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05/13/08Apollo Group, Inc. Launches New University
Meritus University Programs Approved by New Brunswick Department of Post-Secondary Education PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or "the Company") today announced that it plans to establish a new Canadian institution, named Meritus University ("Meritus" or "the University"). Following review of program proposals by the Maritime Provinces Higher Education Commission, Meritus University has received approval t... 
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04/01/08Apollo Global Completes Acquisition of Universidad de Artes, Ciencias y Comunicacion 'UNIACC'
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 1, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group," "Apollo" or "the Company") today announced that its consolidated subsidiary, Apollo Global, Inc., has completed its previously announced acquisition of Universidad de Artes, Ciencias y Comunicacion ("UNIACC"), an accredited, private arts and communications university in Chile, as well as its related entities. This includes the Instituto Superior de Artes y Ciencias de la Comunicacion, S.A. ("IA... 
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03/27/08Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results
-- Revenue Increases Approximately 14% Year-over-Year -- Total Degreed Enrollment Increases 10.7% Year-over-Year PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 27, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL)("Apollo Group" or "the Company") today reported unaudited financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2008, which ended February 29, 2008. Unaudited Second Quarter of Fiscal 2008 Results of Operations Consolidated revenues for the three months ended February 29, 200... 
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03/07/08Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2008 Second Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Mar 07, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2008 second quarter results after the market closes on Thursday, March 27, 2008. The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss the first quarter results in more detail. March 27, 2008 2:00 P.M. Phoenix Time (5:00 P.M. ET) Participating from Apollo Group, Inc. wi... 
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02/21/08Apollo Group Provides Update on Current Events
-- Private loans remain at approximately 4% of revenue -- Current available liquidity approximately $1 billion and current exposure to auction rate securities is $107 million -- $95 million bond posted and court stays judgment while post-trial motions are pending in securities litigation -- Update on sale-leaseback of Phoenix headquarters buildings PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 21, 2008--In recognition of significant uncertainty in... 
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02/20/08Apollo Global Acquires Universidad de Artes, Ciencias y Comunicacion ''UNIACC''
Apollo Group Enters Chilean Post-Secondary Education Market PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group" or "the Company") today announced that its consolidated subsidiary, Apollo Global, Inc., has agreed to acquire Universidad de Artes, Ciencias y Comunicacion ("UNIACC"), an accredited, private arts and communications university in Chile, as well as its related entities. This includes the Instituto Superior de Artes y Ciencias de la C... 
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02/12/08Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Credit Suisse 10th Annual Global Services Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 12, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Brian Mueller, the Company's President, and Greg Cappelli, the Company's Executive Vice President, Global Strategy and Assistant to the Executive Chairman, will be presenting at the 10th Annual Credit Suisse Global Services Conference to be held on February 24-27, 2008 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa in Phoenix, AZ. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Tuesda... 
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01/24/08Apollo Group, Inc. Provides Clarification in Regard to Recent Jury Verdict
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 24, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group" or "the Company") today provided clarification on certain matters in regard to the verdict returned on January 16, 2008, by a Phoenix jury in a consolidated securities class action suit brought by the Policemen's Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago. The case, tried in federal district court in Arizona, was premised on Apollo's supposed failure to disclose unsubstantiated allegations from a ... 
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01/16/08Apollo Group, Inc. Statement on Shareholder Suit Verdict
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) is disappointed in the decision returned today by a Phoenix jury in a consolidated securities class action brought by the Policemen's Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago. The case, tried in federal district court in Arizona, was premised on Apollo's supposed failure to disclose unsubstantiated allegations from a preliminary government report. "We disagree with the jury's verdict, both the finding and the am... 
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01/08/08Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2008 First Quarter Financial Results
-- Revenue increases 16.9% year-over-year -- Total Degreed Enrollment increases 11.4% year-over-year -- Apollo secures five-year $500 million unsecured revolving credit facility PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2008--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group" or "the Company") today reported unaudited financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2008, which ended November 30, 2007. Unaudited First Quarter of Fiscal 2008 Results o... 
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12/18/07Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2008 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 18, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2008 first quarter results after the market closes on Tuesday, January 8, 2008. The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss the first quarter results in more detail. January 8, 2008 3:00 P.M. Phoenix Time (5:00 P.M. ET) Participating from Apollo Gro... 
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11/01/07Apollo Group Appoints Allyson Pooley Vice President, Investor Relations
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) announced the appointment of Allyson Pooley as Vice President, Investor Relations, effective today. Ms. Pooley brings to Apollo over 15 years of financial, investment and investor relations experience. Most recently, she spent three years with Integrated Corporate Relations, Inc. (ICR), a leading financial communications consulting firm specializing in investor relations. In her most recent position as Managi... 
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10/30/07Apollo Group Completes Acquisition of Aptimus
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Aptimus (Nasdaq:APTM), an online advertising network. The acquisition aids in the furtherance of Apollo's broader efforts to position the Company to best monitor, manage and control its marketing investments and brands, with the goal of increasing awareness of and access to quality and affordable education. Founded in 1997, Aptimus... 
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10/22/07Apollo Group, Inc. Appoints Dr. Ann Kirschner as Newest Board Member
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced the appointment of Dr. Ann Kirschner, University Dean of Macaulay Honors College of The City University of New York, to its Board of Directors effective November 1, 2007. "We are pleased that Ann has agreed to join our board. The Company will benefit greatly from Ann's unique blend of strong academics and business experience," said John Sperling, acting Executive Chairman of Apollo Group, Inc... 
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10/22/07Apollo Group and the Carlyle Group Form $1 Billion Joint Venture to Make Investments in the International Education Services Sector
PHOENIX & WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) ("Apollo Group" or the "Company"), and private equity firm The Carlyle Group ("Carlyle"), today announced that they have formed a $1 billion joint venture, Apollo Global, Inc. ("Apollo Global"). Apollo Global intends to make a range of investments in the international education services sector. Apollo Global will target investments and partnerships primarily in countries outside the U.S. with attrac... 
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10/22/07Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2007 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2007-- -- Fourth quarter revenue increases 14.2% year-over-year -- Fourth quarter degreed enrollments increase 11.1% year-over-year -- Board of directors authorizes additional share repurchases of up to $500 million Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group" or the "Company") today reported fiscal 2007 unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended August 31, 200... 
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10/11/07Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2007 Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 11, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) announced today that it will report its fiscal 2007 fourth quarter and fiscal year end results after the market closes on Monday, October 22, 2007. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss the fourth quarter and fiscal year end results in more detail. October 22, 2007 2:00 P.M. Phoenix Time (5:00 P.M. ET) ... 
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09/05/07Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences
PHOENIX, Sep 05, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL), the nation's leading provider of both online and on-campus education, today announced that Brian Mueller, the Company's president and Greg Cappelli, the Company's executive vice president, global strategy and assistant to the executive chairman, will be presenting at the following investor conferences: The BMO Capital Markets 2007 Back to School Conference Date: Tuesday, September, 11, 2007 ... 
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09/04/07Apollo Group, Inc. Hires General Counsel Robert Moya
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 4, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced the hiring of P. Robert Moya as Senior Vice President and General Counsel, effective September 1, 2007. Moya joins Apollo Group with more than 35 years of experience in corporate and securities law, with particular expertise in corporate governance. He has substantial mergers & acquisitions transaction experience, including international transactions, as well as experience with public and pri... 
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08/08/07Apollo Group, Inc. to Acquire Online Advertising Network Aptimus, Inc.
PHOENIX, Aug 08, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL), the nation's leading provider of both online and on-campus education, today announced it will acquire online advertising network Aptimus, Inc. (Nasdaq:APTM) for $6.25 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $48 million. The acquisition serves to advance Apollo's continuing efforts to enhance the efficacy of its online advertising investments in support of its mission to increase awareness of and... 
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07/11/07Apollo Group, Inc. Promotes Brian L. Swartz to Senior Vice President, Finance, and Strengthens Finance Management Team
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 11, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced an expansion of its finance management team. Brian Swartz, who was Vice President, Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer of Apollo from February to June 2007, has agreed to stay with the Company in a full-time employment capacity as Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Accounting Officer. Additionally, the Company announced the addition of four experienced senior professionals: ... 
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07/03/07Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Completion of SEC Investigation
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 3, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) is pleased to announce that it received notice today from the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission ("Commission") that the staff has completed its investigation and that they do not intend to recommend any enforcement action by the Commission. About Apollo Group, Inc. Apollo Group, Inc. has been an education provider for more than 30 years, operating the University of Phoenix, the Institute f... 
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06/28/07Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2007 Third Quarter Financial Results
-- Revenue increases 12.2% year-over-year -- Degreed enrollments increase 12.2% year-over-year -- Operating margin of 27.7% -- Board of directors approves up to $500 million in share repurchase PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 28, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group" or the "Company") today reported fiscal 2007 financial results for the third quarter ended May 31, 2007. The Company also announced that its Board of Di... 
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06/27/07Apollo Group, Inc. Appoints Two New Board Members
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 27, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that at the Annual Meeting of the holders of the Company's Class B common stock on June 21, 2007, Gregory Cappelli and Roy A. Herberger, Jr. were elected to its Board of Directors. "Both Roy and Greg bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to Apollo's Board of Directors, and we are very pleased they will be joining the team," said Dr. John Sperling, Executive Chairman of Apollo Group. "R... 
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06/25/07Apollo Group, Inc. to Report Q3 2007 Financial Results
PHOENIX, Jun 25, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today it will report its fiscal third quarter 2007 after the market closes on June 28, 2007. The Company also announced it will hold a conference call the same day to discuss the results in more detail. The conference call will be held on: June 28, 2007 2:00 P.M. Phoenix Time (5:00 P.M. ET) Participating from the... 
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06/19/07Apollo Group, Inc. Signs Employment Agreement with Its Chief Financial Officer, Joseph L. D'Amico
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 19, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that is has executed an employment agreement with Joseph L. D'Amico effective as of June 15, 2007 under which he will continue to serve as the Company's Chief Financial Officer. Mr. D'Amico was appointed as CFO on December 8, 2006 and has been serving in such capacity as a consultant. He will report to Brian Mueller, president of Apollo Group. "We could not be more pleased that Joe has agreed... 
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06/13/07Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the William Blair 27th Annual Growth Stock Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 13, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Brian Mueller, the Company's president, and Greg Cappelli, the Company's executive vice president, global strategy and assistant to the chairman, will be presenting at the 27th Annual William Blair Growth Stock Conference to be held on June 19-21, 2007 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, IL. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, 2007 at 1:40 p.... 
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05/21/07Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2007 Second Quarter Financial Results and Completion of Its Restatement Process
Strengthened Corporate Governance and Expanded Disclosure of Financial and Operating Metrics PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 21, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group" or the "Company") today reported fiscal 2007 financial results for its second quarter ended February 28, 2007. In addition, the Company announced that it will be filing later today with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended Au... 
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05/18/07Apollo Group, Inc. to Report Q2 2007 Financial Results and Completion of Its Restatement Process
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today it will report its fiscal second quarter 2007 after the market closes on May 21, 2007. Apollo also expects to file its Form 10-Q's for the quarters ended May 31, 2006; November 30, 2006; and February 28, 2007; as well as its Form 10-K for the year ended August 31, 2006, after the market closes May 21, 2007. The Company also announced it will hold a conference call the following mornin... 
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05/04/07Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Board Member Resignations
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 4, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced the resignations of Hedy Govenar and John Blair from its Board of Directors, effective immediately after the Company files its delinquent financial reports, which are expected no later than May 25, 2007. After such reports are filed, Ms. Govenar and Mr. Blair will serve on the Board of Directors for University of Phoenix and Western International University, respectively, both wholly-owned subs... 
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04/25/07Apollo Group, Inc. Provides Update on Timing of SEC Filings
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 25, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that it will not meet its previously disclosed intended filing date of April 30, 2007 for its delinquent reports, yet will file within the temporary exception period granted to the Company by the Nasdaq Listing and Hearings Council. The Company will file its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended May 31, 2006, its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended August 3... 
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04/16/07Apollo Group, Inc. Receives Expected Staff Determination Letter
Apollo Continues to Work on Restatement of Financial Information PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 16, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) announced today that, as expected, it received a Nasdaq Staff Determination letter on April 11, 2007, indicating that the Company is not in compliance with the filing requirements for continued listing as set forth in Marketplace Rule 4310(c)(14). The notice was issued in accordance with standard Nasdaq procedures. The Company was unable to fi... 
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04/04/07Nasdaq Listing Council Grants Apollo Group, Inc. Exception to Demonstrate Compliance with Listing Requirements
Company Will Remain Listed During Exception Period PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 4, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that the Nasdaq Listing and Hearing Review Council ("Listing Council") has determined to exercise its discretionary authority and grant the Company an exception to demonstrate compliance with all of the Nasdaq Global Market continued listing requirements until May 25, 2007. The Company must file its delinquent periodic reports and restatement... 
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04/02/07Apollo Group, Inc. Appoints Gregory Cappelli as Executive Vice President, Global Strategy and Assistant to the Chairman
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 2, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) ("Apollo Group") announced that effective today, Gregory Cappelli has joined the Company as Executive Vice President of Global Strategy, and Assistant to the Executive Chairman, Dr. John Sperling. Mr. Cappelli will advise the Office of the Chairman on global strategy and corporate development, including overseeing Apollo Group's international expansion. Mr. Cappelli, 39, has extensive experience in the for-... 
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03/27/07Defense, Health Care, and Education Industries Join University of Phoenix in Asking U.S. Supreme Court to Curb Abuse of False Claims Act
Phoenix, Arizona, March 27, 2007 ¯ The National Defense Industrial Association, American Health Care Association, National Association for the Support of Long Term Care, and Career College Association have joined University of Phoenix, subsidiary of Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL), in urging the United States Supreme Court to curb increasing abuse of the False Claims Act, a statute designed to remedy false or fraudulent claims for payment submitted to the federal government. Their views suppor... 
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03/15/07Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Board Member Resignation
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 15, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced Daniel D. Diethelm, 43, has resigned from the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Diethelm was a member of the Board's Special Committee which investigated and reported on the Company's stock option practices. "Dan Diethelm put in a lot of time and effort to help Apollo Group complete its duties with respect to the options investigation," said Brian Mueller, Apollo Group President. "Since the inve... 
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03/07/07Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Credit Suisse 9th Annual Global Services Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 7, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Brian Mueller, the Company's president, will be presenting at the Credit Suisse 9th Annual Global Services Conference to be held on March 11-14, 2007, at the Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Arizona. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 14, 2007 at 9:30 a.m. MST. The presentation will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relation... 
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02/23/07Apollo Group, Inc. to Present at the Baird Business Solutions Conference
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 23, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that Brian Mueller, the Company's president, will be presenting at the Baird Business Solutions Conference to be held on February 28, 2007 - March 1, 2007, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA. Apollo Group, Inc.'s investor presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, February 28, 2007 at 3:15 p.m. EST. The presentation will be webcast live and archived on the Investor Relations section of the... 
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02/12/07Statement: The Facts About University of Phoenix, our response to the February 11, 2007 New York Times article by Sam Dillon.
Statement: The Facts About University of Phoenix, our response to the February 11, 2007 New York Times article by Sam Dillon. ... 
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02/07/07Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2007 First Quarter Unaudited Financial Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) ("Apollo Group") today reported unaudited fiscal 2007 financial results for the first quarter ended November 30, 2006. Limitation of Financial Information Included Herein The financial information included in this press release for the current and prior periods presented are unaudited and subject to change. The financial information does not include any adjustments for non-cash equity based compensation c... 
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02/06/07Apollo Group, Inc. Appoints Brian L. Swartz as Vice President, Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 6, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) ("Apollo Group") announced today that it has appointed effective today Brian L. Swartz as Vice President, Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer. "We are pleased to welcome Brian to the Apollo team," said Brian Mueller, President of Apollo Group. "Brian brings a wealth of finance, accounting and strategic planning experience which will prove invaluable as we continue on our turnaround plan. Brian h... 
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02/01/07Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2007 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 1, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing Fiscal 2007 unaudited first quarter results before market on February 7, 2007. The financial results will exclude the impact of any effects as a result of the Company's previously disclosed review of its historic stock option grants. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss the first quarter results on: February 7, 2007 ... 
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01/22/07University of Phoenix Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Curb Abuse of False Claims Act
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The University of Phoenix ("UPX"), subsidiary of Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL - News), today asked the United States Supreme Court to review an erroneous decision of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals that dramatically expands the scope of the False Claims Act, a statute designed to remedy false or fraudulent claims for payment submitted to the federal government. If the Ninth Circuit's decision is not corrected, it will expose all higher education institutions... 
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01/18/07Apollo Group, Inc. Receives Expected Staff Determination Letter
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 18, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today that, as expected, it has received a further Nasdaq Staff Determination letter. The Company was unable to file its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the first quarter ended November 30, 2006 by the required filing date of January 9, 2007, because it has not yet completed the restatement of its financial statements following receipt by the Company's Board of Directors (the "Board"), on December 8,... 
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01/18/07Apollo Group, Inc. Appoints New Board Member
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 18, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today the appointment of James R. Reis, executive vice president of GAINSCO, INC., to its Board of Directors. Mr. Reis will also serve on the Board's Audit Committee. Mr. Reis, 49, has served as executive vice president of GAINSCO, INC. since 2005. Since 2001 Mr. Reis has performed merchant banking and management consulting services through First Western Capital, LLC, of which he is the founder, ma... 
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01/10/07Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Insight Schools
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 10, 2007--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced that it has acquired Insight Schools, an innovator in online high school education. Insight Schools, based in Portland, Oregon, is led by a management team with significant experience in the area of K-12 online education. The company was founded by Mr. Keith Oelrich, whose prior experience includes positions as President and CEO of KC Distance Learning (KCDL) and Apex Learning. Mr. Oelrich and his ... 
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12/27/06Apollo Group, Inc. Receives Stay of Delisting Pending Further Review
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 27, 2006--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that the Nasdaq Listing and Hearings Review Council (the "Listing Council") has determined to stay delisting of the Company's securities pending further review. The Listing Council's decision stays a December 20, 2006, determination by the Nasdaq Listing Qualifications Panel ("the Panel") to delist and suspend trading of the Company's securities on The Nasdaq Stock Market ("Nasdaq") effecti... 
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12/14/06Apollo Group, Inc. Appoints New Board Member
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 14, 2006--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced the appointment of K. Sue Redman, senior vice president and chief financial officer of Texas A&M University, to its Board of Directors. Redman will serve on both the Audit and Compensation committees, and will join the Special Committee conducting an independent investigation relating to the Company's historic stock option grant practices. "The Company will benefit greatly from Sue's strong e... 
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12/14/06Apollo Group, Inc.'s Special Committee Reports Final Factual Findings of Stock Option Investigation
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 14, 2006--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that the Special Committee of its Board of Directors has reported its final factual findings after a seven-month investigation into the Company's stock option practices. The Company also announced changes in its Board of Directors, a request for an extension of time to file financial statements with NASDAQ, and an increase to its bad debt expense. Investigation Key Factual Findings In co... 
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11/20/06Apollo Group, Inc. Appoints Joseph L. D'Amico Interim Chief Financial Officer
-- Receives NASDAQ staff determination letter Business Editors/Education Editors PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2006--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced today that it has appointed Joseph L. D'Amico as interim Chief Financial Officer, effective November 14, 2006. "We are pleased to welcome Joe to the Apollo team," said Brian Mueller, President of Apollo Group. "Joe's extensive experience will be extremely advantageous to Apollo during this transition tim... 
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11/03/06Apollo Group Announces Update Regarding Stock Option Grants
CFO Resigns, Controller on Administrative Leave PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 3, 2006--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that its ongoing internal investigation into the issuance of certain stock option grants has discovered various deficiencies. While not yet complete, the investigation to date has identified various deficiencies in the Company's process of granting and documenting stock options, which are described in greater detail in the Company's Form 8-K... 
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10/18/06Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2006 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2006--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today reported unaudited fiscal 2006 financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended August 31, 2006. On June 23, 2006, the Company's Board of Directors appointed a special committee of two independent members of the Board of Directors to oversee the previously announced review of the Company's practices related to stock option grants. The special committee has retained independent legal counsel who enga... 
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10/16/06Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2006 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX, Oct 16, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing Fiscal 2006 unaudited fourth quarter and year end results before market on October 18, 2006. The financial results will exclude the possible impact of any accounting changes related to the Company's ongoing review of its historic stock option grants. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss the fourth quarter and year end results on: O... 
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09/25/06Apollo Group, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Dr. William J. Pepicello as President of University of Phoenix
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 25, 2006--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that the University of Phoenix Board of Directors has elected Dr. William (Bill) J. Pepicello as President of the University of Phoenix. Dr. Pepicello was also nominated for membership on the University's Board of Directors. "We are pleased that Bill Pepicello has accepted the position of President and board member of University of Phoenix," said Brian Mueller, President of Apollo Group. "He... 
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07/13/06Apollo Group Inc. Reports NASDAQ Hearing Request
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 13, 2006--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today announced that it intends to request a hearing before the NASDAQ Listing Qualifications Panel (the "panel") in response to the receipt of a NASDAQ Staff Determination letter dated July 11, 2006, indicating that the company is not in compliance with the filing requirements for continued listing as set forth in Marketplace Rule 4310(c)(14) because it has not yet filed its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for th... 
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06/26/06Apollo Group Inc. Appoints Two New Board Members
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 26, 2006--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced the appointment of Dan Diethelm and George Zimmer to its board of directors. "The expansion of Apollo's board of directors ensures the company will continue to benefit from a diversity of experience and opinions. We have determined that Dan and George will be valuable additions to our board because of their proven leadership skills and broad management experience in established companies," sai... 
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06/20/06Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2006 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Jun 20, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today reported fiscal 2006 financial results for the third quarter ended May 31, 2006. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group common stock for the three months ended May 31, 2006, was $133.3 million, or $.77 per diluted share on 174.2 million weighted average shares outstanding, compared to $141.8 million, or $.77 per diluted share on 184.3 million weighted average shares outstanding reported for the same ... 
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06/19/06Apollo Group Inc. Updates Status of Stock Option Grants
PHOENIX, Jun 19, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced that the company today received a subpoena from the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York relating to stock option grants. The company intends to cooperate fully in this matter. As previously announced, Apollo's board of directors has hired an outside firm to review and confirm the company's initial conclusions that the company acted appropriately regarding its stock option practice... 
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06/09/06Apollo Group, Inc. to Hire Independent Firm to Review Stock Option Grants
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 9, 2006--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) comments on a recent report that was issued by Lehman Brothers, which questioned whether Apollo Group might have backdated four stock option grants during fiscal 2000-2004. In response to the report, and as part of its normal Corporate Governance practices, the Company performed a review of its stock option practices, including reviewing documents and interviewing employees. Based upon this review, the C... 
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05/24/06Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2006 Third Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX, May 24, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing Fiscal 2006 third quarter results before market on June 20, 2006. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: June 20, 2006 8 a.m. Phoenix time (11 a.m. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group Inc. will be: Dr. John G. Sperling, acting execu... 
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05/01/06Apollo Group Inc. Announces the Retirement of Dr. Laura Palmer Noone
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2006--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that the president of University of Phoenix, Dr. Laura Palmer Noone, will step down from her post on July 1, 2006, to spend more time with her family. Noone will serve as president emerita for the University, and continue to represent the University on numerous academic policy boards including the Arizona Private Postsecondary Board and the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and In... 
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03/29/06Apollo Group Inc. Announces the Appointment of Brian Mueller to the Board of Directors
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 29, 2006--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced that Brian Mueller has been appointed to its board of directors. Mueller has been with the company for 19 years and is currently its president. In his career with Apollo Group and University of Phoenix he has held many positions, most recently as CEO of the University of Phoenix Online campus. Dr. John Sperling, acting executive chairman of Apollo Group, said, "We are pleased to appoint Brian ... 
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03/27/06Apollo Group Inc. to Webcast 2006 Analyst and Investor Meeting
PHOENIX, Mar 27, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) announced that it will host an Analyst and Investor Meeting on April 5-6, 2006, in Phoenix. The meeting will focus on the company's current and future strategies, and will feature presentations by key management team members including: John Sperling, active executive chairman of the board; Brian Mueller, president, Apollo Group; Kenda Gonzales, chief financial officer, Apollo Group; Laura Palmer Noone, president, U... 
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03/23/06Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2006 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 23, 2006--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today reported fiscal 2006 financial results for the second quarter ended February 28, 2006. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group common stock for the three months ended February 28, 2006, was $80.6 million, or $.46 per diluted share, compared to $87.1 million, or $.47 per diluted share reported for the same period last year. The expense related to the amounts paid to our former CEO under the ter... 
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03/06/06Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2006 Second Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 6, 2006--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing fiscal 2006 second quarter results before market on March 23, 2006. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: March 23, 2006 9 a.m. Phoenix time (11 a.m. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group Inc. will be: Dr. John G. Sperling, acting e... 
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02/28/06Apollo Group Inc. Reports Preliminary Fiscal 2006 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 28, 2006--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today provided preliminary results for the second quarter ending Feb. 28, 2006. Preliminary Results These anticipated results are preliminary and based on partial information and management assumptions. We expect revenue for the quarter ending Feb. 28, 2006, to be approximately $570 million. Diluted earnings per share are expected to be between $.43 and $.44 for the quarter ending... 
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01/24/06Apollo Group Inc. to Webcast Shareholders Meeting
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 24, 2006--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will webcast its 2006 Annual Shareholder Meeting live on the Internet beginning at 9 a.m. Mountain time (11 a.m. Eastern) on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2006. To listen to the meeting, go to www.apollogrp.edu for the webcast. A replay of the webcast will be available on the company's Web site until Feb. 28, 2006. Apollo Group Inc. has been providing higher education programs to working adults for almost 30 years... 
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01/11/06Apollo Group Inc. Appoints Brian Mueller President and Announces Resignation of Todd Nelson
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 11, 2006--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced the appointment of Brian Mueller to the position of president. Mueller succeeds Todd S. Nelson, who submitted to the board of directors his resignation as a director and officer. Dr. John G. Sperling, founder of Apollo Group, was appointed interim executive chairman of the board. "Brian is the right person to lead Apollo Group's next stage of growth," said Sperling. "With his instinct for inno... 
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12/15/05Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2006 First Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 15, 2005--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today reported fiscal 2006 financial results for the first quarter ended November 30, 2005. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group common stock for the three months ended November 30, 2005, was $130.8 million, or $.73 per diluted share, compared to $109.5 million, or $.58 per diluted share reported for the same period last year. Total consolidated revenues for Apollo Group, Inc. for the three m... 
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11/29/05Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2006 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 2005--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing Fiscal 2006 first quarter results before market on Dec. 15, 2005. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: Dec. 15, 2005 9 a.m. Phoenix time (11 a.m. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group Inc. will be: Todd S. Nelson, ... 
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10/12/05Apollo Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2005 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 12, 2005--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today reported fiscal 2005 financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended Aug. 31, 2005. Todd S. Nelson, chairman and CEO, said, "We are pleased with our financial performance for fiscal 2005. Consolidated degree enrollments increased over 20% and revenues increased over 25% for the fiscal year. During the quarter we opened a new campus in Savannah, Ga. In addition, our Bachelors of Science in nursin... 
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10/03/05Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Date Change for Fiscal 2005 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 3, 2005--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) will issue a press release announcing Fiscal 2005 fourth quarter and year end results before market on Wednesday, October 12, 2005. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: NEW DATE: October 12, 2005 8:00 A.M. Phoenix Time (11:00 A.M. ET) Hosting the call f... 
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09/30/05Apollo Group, Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2005 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 30, 2005--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing Fiscal 2005 fourth quarter and year end results before market on October 13, 2005. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: October 13, 2005 8:00 A.M. Phoenix Time (11:00 A.M. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group, Inc. will be: T... 
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09/19/05Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Business Outlook for Fiscal 2006, Preliminary Fiscal 2005 Fourth Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 19, 2005--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today provided its business outlook for the first quarter of fiscal 2006 ending November 30, 2005 and the fiscal year ending August 31, 2006 and preliminary fiscal 2005 fourth quarter results. Business Outlook We expect revenue for the quarter ending November 30, 2005 to be between $635 million and $640 million and to be between $2.685 billion and $2.705 billion for fiscal 2006. Include... 
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09/08/05Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2006 Business Outlook Press Release
PHOENIX, Sep 08, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) will issue a press release to provide its business outlook for the first quarter of fiscal 2006 ending Nov. 30, 2005, and the fiscal year ending Aug. 31, 2006. The release will be issued before market on Sept. 19, 2005. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss the release: Monday, Sept. 19, 2005 8 a.m. Phoenix time (11 a.m. ET) Hos... 
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06/28/05Apollo Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2005 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Jun 28, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) today reported fiscal 2005 financial results for the third quarter ended May 31, 2005. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group common stock for the three months ended May 31, 2005, was $141.8 million, or $.77 per diluted share, compared to $101.1 million, or $.56 per diluted share reported for the same period last year. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group common stock for the nine months ... 
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05/11/05Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2005 Third-Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 11, 2005--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing fiscal 2005 third-quarter results before market on June 28, 2005. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: Tuesday, June 28, 2005 8 a.m. Phoenix time (11 a.m. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group Inc. will be: Todd S. Nelson, chairman and CE... 
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03/29/05Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2005 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Mar 29, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today reported fiscal 2005 financial results for the second quarter ended February 28, 2005. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group common stock for the three months ended February 28, 2005, was $87.1 million, or $.47 per diluted share, compared to $63.0 million, or $.35 per diluted share reported for the same period last year. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group common stock for the six... 
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02/09/05Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2005 Second Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 9, 2005--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing Fiscal 2005 second quarter results before market on March 29, 2005. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: Tuesday, March 29, 2005 9 a.m. Phoenix Time (11 a.m. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group Inc. will be: Todd S. Nelson, Chai... 
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12/16/04Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2005 First Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 16, 2004--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today reported fiscal 2005 financial results for the first quarter ended November 30, 2004. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group common stock for the three months ended November 30, 2004, was $109.5 million, or $.58 per diluted share, compared to $78.4 million, or $.44 per diluted share reported for the same period last year. Todd S. Nelson, Chairman and CEO, said, "We are very pleased ... 
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11/15/04Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2005 First Quarter Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2004--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing Fiscal 2005 first quarter results before market on Dec. 16, 2004. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: Thursday, Dec. 16, 2004 9 a.m. Phoenix time (11 a.m. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group Inc. will be: Todd S. Nelson, chairm... 
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10/05/04Apollo Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2004 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 5, 2004--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today reported fiscal 2004 financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended Aug. 31, 2004. Todd S. Nelson, CEO and chairman, said, "I am pleased to announce another strong quarter of earnings and enrollment growth with diluted earnings per share of $.52 (excluding non-cash expenses associated with the conversion of the UOPX tracking stock and the United States Department of Education settlement) and degre... 
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09/15/04Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2004 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 15, 2004--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) will issue a press release announcing Fiscal 2004 fourth quarter and year end results at close of market on Oct. 5, 2004. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2004 1:30 p.m. Phoenix Time (4:30 p.m. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group Inc. will be: ... 
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09/07/04Apollo Group Inc. Announces Expansion into Mexico and Completion of Department of Education Audits and Review
PHOENIX, Sep 7, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today announced that University of Phoenix has received approval for expansion into Mexico. In addition, we are pleased to announce that we have reached agreement with the United States Department of Education to resolve both the Office of the Inspector General audits of Institute for Professional Development client institutions and the University of Phoenix program review. The company will hold a brief conferenc... 
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10/07/03Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2003 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 7, 2003--Apollo Group, Inc. today reported fiscal 2003 financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the fourth quarter and year ended August 31, 2003. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the year ended August 31, 2003 was $231.7 million, or $1.30 per diluted share, compared to $153.2 million, or $.87 per diluted share, reported for the same period last year. Net income att... 
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09/12/03Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Fiscal 2003 Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 12, 2003--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL)(Nasdaq: UOPX) will issue a press release announcing fiscal 2003 fourth quarter and year end results before market on Oct. 7, 2003. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2003 8 a.m. Phoenix Time (11 a.m. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group Inc. will be: ... 
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08/01/03Apollo Group Inc. Announces Business Outlook Press Release and Conference Call
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 1, 2003--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL)(Nasdaq: UOPX) will issue a press release to provide its business outlook for first quarter of fiscal 2004 ending Nov. 30, 2003 and the fiscal year ending Aug. 31, 2004. The release will be issued before market on Aug. 28, 2003. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss the release: Thursday, Aug. 28, 2003 8 a.m. Phoenix Time (11 a.m. EST) Hosting the call from... 
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06/23/03Apollo Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2003 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 23, 2003--Apollo Group, Inc. today reported fiscal 2003 financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the third quarter ended May 31, 2003. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the three months ended May 31, 2003 was $69.8 million, or $.39 per diluted share, compared to $48.4 million, or $.27 per diluted share, reported for the same period last year. Net income attributed to... 
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06/13/03Apollo Group Inc. Announces Timing of Third Quarter Earnings Release, Webcast and Conference Call
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 13, 2003--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL, UOPX) will issue a press release announcing fiscal 2003 third quarter results before market on June 23, 2003. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these results on: Monday, June 23, 2003 8 a.m. Phoenix Time (11 a.m. ET) Hosting the call from Apollo Group Inc. will be: Todd S. Nelson, President and CEO DIAL... 
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03/25/03Apollo Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2003 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 25, 2003--Apollo Group Inc. today reported fiscal 2003 financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the second quarter ended Feb. 28, 2003. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the three months ended Feb. 28, 2003 was $42.6 million, or $.24 per diluted share, compared to $26.6 million, or $.15 per diluted share, reported for the same period last year. Net income ... 
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02/24/03Apollo Group, Inc. Second Quarter Fiscal 2003 Earnings Conference Call
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 24, 2003--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) (Nasdaq:UOPX), will host a webcast to report fiscal 2003 second quarter earnings results on March 25, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. ET. This call is being webcast by CCBN and can be accessed at Apollo Group, Inc.'s web site at www.apollogrp.edu. The webcast is also being distributed over CCBN's Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can... 
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12/18/02Apollo Group, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2003 First Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 18, 2002--Apollo Group, Inc. today reported fiscal 2003 financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the first quarter ended November 30, 2002. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the three months ended November 30, 2002 was $53.8 million, or $.30 per diluted share, compared to $31.7 million, or $.18 per diluted share, reported for the same period last year. Net ... 
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12/10/02Apollo Group, Inc. To Host Webcast On Fiscal 2003 First Quarter Earnings Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 10, 2002--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL)(Nasdaq:UOPX), will host a webcast to report fiscal 2003 first quarter earnings results. When: Wednesday, December 18, 2002 9:00 AM Phoenix Time (11:00 AM Eastern Time) Who: Todd Nelson, President and CEO What: Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL, UOPX) will host a webcast to announce fiscal 2003 first quarter earnings results. How: Visit the webcast link at w... 
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10/08/02Apollo Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2002 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 8, 2002--Apollo Group Inc. today reported fiscal 2002 financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the fourth quarter and year ended Aug. 31, 2002. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the year ended Aug. 31, 2002 was $153.2 million, or $.87 per diluted share, compared to $104.5 million, or $.60 per diluted share, reported for the same period last year. Net ... 
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10/07/02Apollo Group, Inc. To Host Webcast On Fiscal 2002 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 7, 2002--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL, UOPX), will host a webcast to report fiscal 2002 fourth quarter and year end financial results. When: Tuesday, October 8, 2002 8:00 AM Phoenix Time (11:00 AM Eastern Time) Who: Todd Nelson, President and CEO What: Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL, UOPX) will host a webcast to announce fiscal 2002 fourth quarter and year end financial results. ... 
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08/29/02Apollo Group Inc. Reports Business Outlook for Fiscal 2003
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 29, 2002--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) (Nasdaq:UOPX) today provided its business outlook for the first quarter of fiscal 2003 ending Nov. 30, 2002 and the fiscal year ending Aug. 31, 2003. Apollo Group Inc. We expect revenue for the quarter ending Nov. 30, 2002 to be between $290 million and $292 million and to be between $1.280 billion and $1.285 billion for fiscal 2003. Operating margin is expected t... 
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08/23/02Apollo Group, Inc. to Host Webcast On Business Outlook for Fiscal 2003
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 23, 2002--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL, UOPX) will host a webcast to provide its business outlook for the first quarter of fiscal 2003 ending November 30, 2002 and the fiscal year ending August 31, 2003. When: Thursday, August 29, 2002 9:00 AM Phoenix Time (12:00 PM Eastern Time) Who: Todd Nelson, President and Chief Executive Officer Kenda Gonzales, Chief Financial Officer How: Visit the webcast link at w... 
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06/25/02Apollo Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2002 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 25, 2002--Apollo Group Inc. today reported financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the third quarter of fiscal 2002 ended May 31, 2002. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the three months ended May 31, 2002, was $48.4 million, or $.27 per diluted share, compared to $34.2 million, or $.20 per diluted share, reported for the same period last year. ... 
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04/05/02Apollo Group Inc. Authorizes 3-For-2 Stock Split for APOL and 4-For-3 Stock Split for UOPX
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 5, 2002--Apollo Group Inc. has authorized a 3-for-2 stock split of its Class A and Class B common stock (Nasdaq:APOL) and a 4-for-3 stock split of its University of Phoenix Online common stock (Nasdaq:UOPX). Both splits will be affected in the form of a stock dividend, which will be distributed on April 25, 2002 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 15, 2002. The holders of the Class A and Class B commo... 
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03/26/02Apollo Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2002 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 26, 2002--Apollo Group Inc. today reported financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the second quarter of fiscal 2002 ended Feb. 28, 2002. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the three months ended Feb. 28, 2002 was $26.6 million, or $.23 per diluted share, compared to $15.7 million, or $.14 per diluted share, reported for the same period last year. ... 
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10/29/01President of University of Phoenix to Serve on Education Secretary's National Advisory Committee on Instructional Quality and Integrity -NACIQI-
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2001--Dr. Laura Palmer Noone, president of the University of Phoenix, has been nominated to serve on the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI). Noone's nomination was submitted by the Secretary of Education, Rod Paige. The committee's primary role is to advise the secretary on a variety of issues related to accreditation and to the eligibility and certification process for institutions of higher educ... 
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10/09/01Apollo Group Inc. Reports Fiscal 2001 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 9, 2001--Apollo Group Inc. Tuesday reported fiscal 2001 financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the fourth quarter and year ended Aug. 31, 2001. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the year ended Aug. 31, 2001 was $104.5 million, or $0.90 per diluted share, compared with $71.2 million, or $0.62 per share, reported for the same period last year. Net income at... 
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10/03/01Apollo Group, Inc.'s University of Phoenix Student Loan Default Rate 4.6%
PHOENIX, Oct 3, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL), (Nasdaq:UOPX) announced that the U.S. Department of Education has issued the 1999 -- the most current data available -- student loan default rate for the University of Phoenix. The 1999 rate was 4.6%. The national student loan default rate for 1999 was 5.6% as compared to 6.9% in 1998. The cohort default rate is calculated based on the percentage of borrowers who enter repayment in a certain year and default befor... 
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09/18/01Apollo Group, Inc. Contributes $1 Million to New York City's Twin Towers Fund
PHOENIX, Sep 18, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL)(Nasdaq:UOPX) today announced that it has contributed $1 million to New York City's Twin Towers Fund, which is being coordinated by New York City Public/Private Initiatives Inc., a City Hall-based organization to bring aid to the families of New York City police, fire and emergency-services workers impacted during rescue efforts at the World Trade Center. "The employees of Apollo offer their condolences and concern... 
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08/30/01Apollo Group Inc. Names Todd S. Nelson President and Chief Executive Officer
PHOENIX, Aug 30, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL)(Nasdaq:UOPX) today announced the appointment of President Todd S. Nelson to president and chief executive officer (CEO). Nelson has been president of Apollo since February 1998 and served as executive vice president for several years prior. Nelson is a member of the Apollo Group and University of Phoenix board of directors and has served as a key member of Apollo's management team for more than 15 years. "I am ... 
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08/30/01Apollo Group Inc. Reports Business Outlook for Fiscal 2002
PHOENIX, Aug 30, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL)(Nasdaq:UOPX) today provided its business outlook for the first quarter of fiscal 2002 ending Nov. 30, 2001 and the fiscal year ending Aug. 31, 2002. Apollo Group Inc. -- We expect revenue for the quarter ending Nov. 30, 2001 to be between $222 million and $224 million and to be between $961 million and $964 million for fiscal 2002. -- Operating margin is expected to be between 22... 
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08/29/01Apollo Group Inc. to Host Webcast on Business Outlook for Fiscal 2002
PHOENIX, Aug 29, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL)(Nasdaq: UOPX) will host a webcast to provide its business outlook for the first quarter of fiscal 2002 ending Nov. 30, 2001 and the fiscal year ending Aug. 31, 2002. When: Thursday, Aug. 30, 2001 8 a.m. Phoenix Time (11 a.m. Eastern Time) Who: John Sperling, chairman of the board and chief executive officer, Todd Nelson, president, and Kenda Gonzales, chief financial officer... 
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08/22/01Apollo Group Inc. Announces Expansion Into Georgia
PHOENIX, Aug 22, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) today announced that its subsidiary, the University of Phoenix, has received state approval to offer postsecondary education in Georgia. University of Phoenix also received approval from its accrediting body, the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association and anticipates their first location to be in Atlanta. Dr. John G. Sperling, chairman and CEO commented: "We believe that our presence will p... 
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07/02/01Apollo Group Inc. Authorizes 3-For-2 Stock Split of Univeristy of Phoenix Online Common Stock
PHOENIX, Jul 2, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) (Nasdaq:UOPX) has authorized a 3-for-2 stock split of its University of Phoenix Online common stock to be affected in the form of a stock dividend, which will be distributed on July 20, 2001 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 10, 2001. The holders of University of Phoenix Online common stock will receive a stock dividend at the rate of 1/2 shares of common stock for each share of common stoc... 
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06/27/01Department of Education Selects University of Phoenix to Participate in Distance Education Demonstration Program
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 27, 2001--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) (Nasdaq: UOPX) Wednesday announced that its subsidiary, the University of Phoenix, has been selected to participate in the Department of Education's Distance Education Demonstration Program. Selection to participate in this program is an exciting opportunity for the University of Phoenix to demonstrate effective distance education delivery mechanisms and help the Department of Education develop more ... 
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06/25/01Apollo Group Inc. Reports Revenues and Earnings for Third Quarter Fiscal 2001
PHOENIX, Jun 25, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. Monday reported financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the third quarter of fiscal 2001 ended May 31, 2001. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the three months ended May 31, 2001 was $34.2 million, or $.29 per diluted share, compared to $21.1 million, or $.19 per share, reported for the same period last year. Net income attributed to Univers... 
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06/15/01Apollo Group Inc. to Host Webcast On Fiscal 2001 Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Jun 15, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL, UOPX), will host a webcast to report fiscal 2001 third quarter financial results. When: Monday, June 25, 2001 8 a.m. Phoenix Time (11 a.m. Eastern Time) Who: John Sperling, chairman of the board and chief executive officer, and Todd Nelson, president. What: Apollo Group Inc. will host a webcast to announce fiscal 2001 third quar... 
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05/23/01Apollo Group Inc. Announces New Degree Program in Criminal Justice and Expansion Into Idaho
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2001--Apollo Group Inc., (Nasdaq: APOL), Wednesday announced that its subsidiary, the University of Phoenix, received approval from its accrediting body, The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association, to offer another new degree program -- the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration. The University of Phoenix has also received approval to operate in the state of Idaho. Approval of the Bachelor of... 
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05/18/01Apollo Group Comments on Department of Education Report
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2001--Apollo Group Inc. (Nasdaq:APOL) Friday provided comments on a report issued by the U.S. Department of Education Office of Inspector General (OIG). In Apollo's quarterly conference call on March 27, 2001, we indicated that, prior to the next conference call, the OIG would issue an audit report concerning Apollo's subsidiary Institute for Professional Development (IPD) and its contract educational institutions. That report... 
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03/27/01Apollo Group Inc. Reports Revenues and Earnings for Second Quarter Fiscal 2001
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 27, 2001--Apollo Group Inc. Tuesday reported financial results for Apollo Education Group (Nasdaq:APOL) and University of Phoenix Online (Nasdaq:UOPX) for the second quarter of fiscal 2001 ended Feb. 28, 2001. Net income attributed to Apollo Education Group for the three months ended Feb. 28, 2001 was $15.7 million, or $.14 per share, compared to $11.9 million, or $.10 per share, reported for the same period last year. Net income attributed ... 
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03/14/01Apollo Group, Inc. to Host Webcast On Fiscal 2001 Second Quarter Results
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 14, 2001--Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL, UOPX), will host a webcast to report fiscal 2001 second quarter financial results. When: Tuesday, March 27, 2001 8:00 AM Phoenix Time (10:00 AM Eastern Time) Who: John Sperling, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, and Todd Nelson, President. What: Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL, UOPX) will host a we... 
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