Welcome to the Anderson University community!
You are about to begin an amazing educational journey that will change your life.
Members of the Student Development team are here to serve and support you in your academic endeavors at Anderson. Through Residence Life, Student Activities, Student Government, New Student Experience, Campus Recreation and Fitness, and the Thrive Wellness Center, Counseling Services, Center for Career Development (CCD), and the David Larson McPhillips Center for Student Success, we work with you to help make your Anderson experience all that it can be. We are also here to encourage and assist you as you discover and become the person God has created and called you to be.
The information that follows in this Student Handbook will help you succeed in your educational journey at Anderson. In it you will find information about offices and services specifically designed to assist you in a whole host of ways and support your success at Anderson. You will also find policies that have been developed to support and strengthen our life together as a Christian educational community. This Student Handbook does not constitute a contract between a student and Anderson University either expressed or implied, and Anderson University reserves the right at any time to change, delete, or add to any of the content at its sole discretion.
Whenever we can be of help to you, please do not hesitate to contact a member of the Student Development team. The information in this Student Handbook will help you succeed in your educational journey at Anderson. In it you will find information about offices and services specifically designed to assist you in a whole host of ways and support your success at Anderson.
We are praying for you and hope you will have a wonderful and blessed year at Anderson University!
Jim Fereira, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President for Student Development
Office of Student Development
G. Ross Anderson Jr. Student Center
Daily from 8:30am – 4:30pm
Email Student Life
A letter from AU’s President
A warm welcome from Dr. Evans Whitaker for all students.
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Here's a quick reference for all AU Campus Offices
Through a partnership with the Academic and Christian Life divisions, the Office of Student Development provides a comprehensive program to serve and support AU students.
Residence Life at Anderson University offers students an opportunity to grow and develop through living and learning with others in an educational community.
At AU, we encourage our students to pursue ministries about which they are cheerful and passionate. Students have a vast array of opportunities for service to others.
Student Conduct & Expectations
Your well-being is essential for your journey as a successful student. It begins with you and your support for your peers. With this code of conduct AU helps you navigate the college experience.
We’re here to help you succeed and often that means adhering to policies and procedures that are essential standards for academic excellence and honor.
Student Government Association
The Student Government Association (SGA) partners with University Leadership and the Student Body to create the best, God-honoring Anderson University.
Clubs & Organizations
Whether you want to take a leadership position, volunteer for a cause, build your faith, or just have fun, AU offers more than 50 registered clubs & organizations for you!
Additional Student Handbook Resources