The running head appears in all uppercase letters in the top left corner of the page.
A running head should appear in the upper left-hand corner of your paper [Please note that title pages of Alliant dissertations should not include a running head. In addition, an APA formatted title page contains: Running head including page number Full paper title in title case Author name swithout titles and degrees Institutional affiliation Note: APA style has specific formatting guidelines for including more than one author or institutional affiliation on the title page.
Front Matter APA style provides strict guidelines for organizing your front matter, in terms of both order and appearance. APA requires that your front matter will include the following pages in sequence: Title page—Enter your title in title case upper and lowercase letterscentered.
Per APA style, the title of your paper should appear again at the top, centered, not bolded though this may be omitted if required by your institution. Allow for 5 spaces between the end of the running header and the page numbers. The first line of the paragraph is, unlike regular paragraphs, not indented.
References must have a hanging indent and follow the APA formatting described throughout this guide.
The body text begins immediately after the period.