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Anderson University


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Located in the vibrant city of Anderson, South Carolina, Anderson University is a selective, comprehensive university offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees on campus and online.

Students can choose among 36 majors, 38 concentrations, and 25 minors, and we are ranked as one of the best regional colleges in the South by both U. S. News and World Report and The Princeton Review. In addition to our “Top Tier” academic ranking, AU has been recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top 35 universities in the South whose graduates accumulate the least amount of educational debt. At the heart of our educational program is an uncompromising commitment to the liberal arts as a means of preparing students with both a breadth and depth of knowledge they need not only to be successful in the career of their choice, but to be successful in all realms of life – in family, community, work, and church.

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The country

The United States of America consisting of 50 states and a federal district. At 9.83 million km2 in total and with around 317 million people, the United States is the third or fourth-largest country by total area and third largest by population. The United States has the world’s largest national economy, with an estimated GDP in 2013 of $16.8 trillion—23% of global nominal GDP. South Carolina is a state in the Southeastern United States. It is bordered to the north by North Carolina; to the south and west by Georgia, located across the Savannah River, and to the east by the Atlantic Ocean. South Carolina is the 40th most extensive and the 24th most populous of the 50 United States. Its GDP as of 2013 was $183.6 billion, with an annual growth rate of 3.13%. The capital and largest city of the state is Columbia with a 2013 population of 133,358.

The City

Anderson is a city in and the county seat of Anderson County,South Carolina,United States.The population was 26,686 at the 2010 census, and the city was the center of an urbanized area of 75,702. It is one of the principal cities in the Greenville-Mauldin- Anderson Metropolitan Statistical Area, contiguous withAnderson County, which had a population of 187,126 at the 2010 census. Anderson is the smallest of the three primary cities that makes up the Upstate region and is nicknamed “The Electric City” and “The Friendliest City in South Carolina”. Anderson’s spirit and quality of life have earned national recognition as Anderson County was named an “All-America City” in 2000.

Student life

Anderson University offers an intimate, welcoming environment in which you can explore the possibilities and mature in your own unique way while having fun. The University provides a comprehensive program of student development. All activities and programs are designed to help students to have positive and rewarding personal growth experience while at Anderson University. Other areas within student development include the following: Career Services, Counseling Center, Health Service, Center of Studentt Success, and New Student Orientation.


Anderson University is home to 21 different residence halls that feature a wide variety of living options ranging from traditional hallways to apartment style suites. Each residence hall is designed to foster a sense of community and well being, as well as several good options for studying. Nearly half of the residence halls have been constructed in the past six years and feature the most modern living arrangements available. Each residence hall is staffed by a student resident advisor on each floor as well as a full-time adult live-in professional in each living area. Students who carry an academic load of at least 12 hours (full-time) enjoy the excitement, community and support that comes with on-campus living.

Travel Opportunities

Hot Air Balloon Flights in the Beautiful South Carolina Upstate- SkyScapes of America, LLC is located in the northwest corner region of the Upstate in Anderson, South Carolina.

Hot Savannah River Scenic Byway- The Savannah River Scenic Byway affords scenic views, glimpses of life in the rural South and opportunities to experience southern hospitality.
Six & Twenty Distillery- Premium whiskey micro- distillery produced with locally grown wheat. Tours and samples available.