APA 6th Edition
Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute
APA Title Page
APA title page format requirements:
A header appears on every page. The words “Running head” only appear on the first
To insert the header into your paper, go to the second page of your document. Select
insert then page number, top of page and select the first option: plain number 1. Type
your title in ALL CAPITAL LETTERS. Then, hit the tab button two times to get the
page number right aligned.
Go to page one. Click “Different First Page” under Header & Footer Tools. Type
“Running head:” then your title in all capital letters. Tab 2 times and type the number 1
Be sure that all information in the header is in a 12-point font to match the text in the
body of your paper.
The title of your paper, your name, and the name of the college belong centered in the
middle of page 1.
Running• head: TITLE
The Running head includes the words “Running head”
with a colon (:). The title of the documen