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Anderson University welcomes students from around the world to our campus. 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 - undergraduate

Here we have listed the fees for the 2022-2023 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 (undergraduate):

Cost of Attendance - For I-20 Issuance Semester Year
Tuition and Fees $16,060 USD $32,120 USD
Room and Board $5,485 USD $10,970 USD
Other (books, supplies, travel, personal, insurance) $4,301 USD $8,602 USD
TOTAL* $25,846 USD $51,692 USD
Financial Assistance Semester Year
International Grant $4,250 USD $8,500 USD
Out of State Grant and AU Grants (Other academic scholarships based on GPA and SAT or ACT test scores) $250-2,250 USD $500-4,500 USD
Total Estimated Scholarship (without ACT or SAT Score) $5,750 USD $11,500 USD

Important Dates

  • Fall classes begin on Wednesday, August 24, 2022.
  • International student move in is Friday, August 18, 2022. 
  • Orientation (Base Camp) will be held on Saturday, August 19th at 11am. For additional information on orientation, please contact the Center for Global Engagement at or Student Involvement at
  • Fall classes end on Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
  • Final exams take place from Thursday, December 8, 2022 to Tuesday, December 13, 2022. Please plan to stay in the USA until all exams are completed. 

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 your coach before scheduling your air transportation. You should plan on arriving at Greenville-Spartanburg (GSP) Airport. Please do not fly into Atlanta, GA (ATL) since it is almost 4 hours away from campus. Transportation from GSP to campus is available via Uber or Lyft for approximately $50-60 USD.

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

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. We will do our best to accommodate airport pick up of new international students at Greenville-Spartanburg (GSP) airport only.

Please contact Lucas Moore at if you have any questions.