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Anderson University

Anderson, SC 4-Year Private

About Anderson University

Anderson University is a 4-year private school located in Anderson, SC. It is an urban college that enrolls 2,983 undergraduate students. Admissions is less selective as the Anderson University acceptance rate is 79%.

College Info

316 Boulevard Anderson, SC 29621

Campus Setting: Urban

Anderson University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Anderson University is Aug 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Anderson University ACT Scores


ACT Range

21 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above


21 to 26


21 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Anderson University is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Anderson University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Anderson University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1020 - 1220


Math SAT Range

510 - 610


Reading SAT Range

530 - 620

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1220 and Above


1020 to 1220


1020 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Anderson University students is 962. Applicants with SAT scores of 1220 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Anderson University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1020 to 1220 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1020 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Anderson University.

Anderson University Tuition & Fees

The annual list price to attend Anderson University on a full time basis for in state students is $30,805. This fee is comprised of $22,570 for tuition, $3,875 room and board , $1,200 for books and supplies, and $3,160 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Anderson University is $30,805, the same as SC residents.

Tuition & Fees


In State


Cost Breakdown
In State
State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at Anderson University is like? There are approximately 3,497 students enrolled at Anderson University, including 2,983 undergraduate students and 514 graduate students. 85% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from SC and 1% percent of students are from other states.


Full Time


Part Time


In State



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Tuition and Fees

In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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