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Anderson University welcomes students from around the world to our programs. International students can enter Anderson as first-time college students or as transfers from other colleges and universities. We work hard to ensure that the transition for all of our students is as smooth as possible. Information listed here will help you as you prepare to enroll at Anderson.

Cost and Financial Assistance

Here we have listed the fees for the 2017-18 school year, as well as scholarships that may be available to you. Your I-20 will confirm the exact amount that you are receiving.


Degree-Seeking Students:



Tuition and Fees

$13,485 USD

$26,970 USD

Room and Board

$5,025 USD

$10,050 USD


$18,510 USD

$37,020 USD

Financial Assistance



International Grant

$1,500 USD

$3,000 USD

AU Grant
(Or other academic scholarships
based on GPA and SAT or ACT
test scores, if attending
a US High School)

$2,000 USD

$4,000 USD

AU Residential Grant
(Must live on campus to receive)
$750 USD $1,500 USD

$4,250 USD

$8,500 USD

Important Dates

  • Fall classes begin on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. You are required to arrive to campus no later than Friday, August 18, 2017. Plan to arrive before 10 a.m. in order to move into your room and attend the Student Orientation Session.
  • Student Orientation will be held on Friday, August 18, 2017. You must attend this Friday orientation session along with a special orientation for all international students held on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.
  • Fall semester exams are from Thursday, December 7 – Wednesday, December 13, 2017 and mark the end of the semester.
  • Classes for Spring semester begin on Thursday, January 11, 2018.
  • Spring semester exams are from Tuesday, May 1 – Monday, May 7, 2018 and mark the end of the academic year.
  • I-20 documents will be issued starting on May 1 for fall applicants and October 1 for spring applicants, if all financial documents have been received.

International Arrival

Please be advised that that in order to assist your arrival to the Anderson campus when you arrive in the United States, we will need the date of your arrival and your flight information. Please fill out this form.

Athlete Information

If you are an Anderson University athlete, your arrival and departure dates each semester may be affected by your game or practice schedule. Check with the coach before scheduling your air transportation.

Federal compliance notice - As per 8 CFR § 214.3 (j): This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.