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Anderson University

Anderson, SC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate50%
Acceptance Rate50%

About Anderson University

Anderson University is a private, religious school in the city of Anderson, South Carolina. Anderson University was founded in 1911. The college enrolls around 4,008 students per year, including 3,158 undergraduate students.

Anderson University Acceptance Rate

It is not difficult to get into Anderson University. The acceptance rate at Anderson University is 50%. In 2022, 4,510 students applied to Anderson University and 2,268 were admitted.

Anderson University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 50%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 62%

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Anderson University is locatedin the city of Anderson, South Carolina, in the city of Greenville.

If you would like to see Anderson University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 85 to Anderson, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Greenville-Spartanburg International.

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College Info

316 Boulevard Anderson, SC 29621

Campus Setting: Urban

Anderson University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Anderson University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Anderson University is Continuous processing.

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

Anderson University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

520 - 620


Reading SAT Range

550 - 640

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Anderson University is like? There are approximately 4,008 students enrolled at Anderson University, including 3,158 undergraduate students and 850 graduate students. 87% percent of students attend school full-time, 80% percent are from SC and 20% percent of students are from other states.


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