About AU

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.

We're glad you're exploring our website today. There are numerous individuals in key offices who will be glad to assist you in learning more about Anderson.

The best way to learn about AU is to see our campus and talk to our students, faculty, and staff. To schedule a visit, click here or call our Office of Admissions at (864) 231-2030.