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APA Style Documentation, 7th Edition: Title Page

Style guide for the 7th edition, published Oct. 2019

Sample Student Paper Title Page




Grasping at Straws: Hope and the Therapeutic Misconception


Renny A. Jones

Department of Psychology, Fordham University

PSYC 0000: Course Title

Instructor's Name

October 3, 2019







--This student title page, text centered, is the first page of the paper. Add the number 1 in the upper right corner, and number all pages of the paper in the same location. See Section 2.3 (p. 30) and Section 2.18 (p.44).

--For student papers, there is no running head which is a change from the 6th edition.

--Note: "On the first line of the first page of the text, write the title of the paper in title case, bold, and centered" (APA, 2020, p. 39). See Student Sample Paper on page 61.

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