1,566
Students
Financial aid thermometer
23,905
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
65
65%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Anderson University is a Comprehensive institution located in Anderson, IN, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1100 East 5th Street
Anderson, IN  46012-3495
United States
Contact Ms. Kynan Simison
Director of Admissions
Email: info@anderson.edu
Phone: 765-641-4076
Fax: 765-641-3851

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Pre-dentistry Studies Checkmark
Pre-veterinary Studies Checkmark
Premedical Studies Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
Religious/sacred Music Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Arts, Entertainment, And Media Management Checkmark
Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Dance Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,236
Applied
1,459
Accepted
1,566
Enrolled
65%
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Female Admissions

1,249
Females Applied
856
Females Accepted
69%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

987
Males Applied
603
Males Accepted
61%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.4
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
2 recommendations
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended Essay
Other requirements: Lifestyle statement

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen July 1st September 1st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 501 450 550
SAT Math 509 460 560
ACT Composite 22 19 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

29,950
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Fees

500
Full-time student fees
9,890
Room & board
6,180
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

23,905
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,945
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
10,011
Avg. Loan Aid
14,313
Avg. Grant Aid
15,932
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
88%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
43%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,566
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
24%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.17%
Black or African American 9.26%
White or Caucasian 81.03%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.21%
Asian 1.4%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.32%
Two or more races 0.38%
Other 2.36%

Gender

Male (41.19%)
Female (58.81%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 65%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Homecoming, Vision/Revision and Impact Your World Week

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
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Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Adult and Continuing Education Students Association, Multicultural Student Union and Campus Ministries

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
24-hour crime line

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Rugby No No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

252
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 105
Part-time - 147
Male - 136
Female - 116