Q. APA Question: How do I set up my margins for my research paper?


To set up your margins in APA format (which is 1" margins on all four sides):

  • Click on the Page Layout tab
  • Click on the Margins box
  • Select Normal

Most of the time Normal will be the default.  

Visit the APA Help guide to see a Sample Paper.


  • Last Updated Jan 30, 2018
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