Tuition and Fees

All costs are per year unless otherwise indicated. All charges are subject to change upon suitable notice.

If you have any questions about your financial aid or an Anderson University financial aid policy, please reference the Financial Aid Handbook, which addresses scholarships, loans, and much more.

All students must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for federal financial aid and to apply for Anderson University institutional funds and state-sponsored funds. You can do so at www.fafsa.ed.gov

Need assistance estimating your net cost to attend Anderson University? Try out Anderson University's net price calculator to see just how affordable your education at AU can be! If you prefer, you may also use the 2015-16 Estimated Billing Worksheet to enter your expected financial aid and tuition/fees to help you estimate your cost for the upcoming semester or 2015-16 year!

Please note that this is only to be used as an estimate and your official financial aid and bill will be determined by Anderson University. If you have any questions about using this calculator or worksheet, please contact Anderson Central at 864-231-2070 or email finaid@andersonuniversity.edu.

Charges for 2015-16 School Year

Full Time Tuition (12-18 semester hours)

$22,570

Student Government Fee

$50

Technology Fee (charged to all full-time students)

$310

Student Service Fees

$1,930

Full Time Commuter

$24,860

Residence Halls

Village Residence Hall or Private Room

$6,460

New Boulevard or Denmark Residence Halls

$4,890

Clamp, Royce, Gaston, or Pratt Residence Hall

$4,790

Rouse Residence Hall or Village Ground Floor Rooms

$4,670

Stringer, Kingsley, Lawton, South Rouse Basement, or Ministry Houses Residence Halls

$4,560

Meal Plans

Meal plans are required for all on campus students

Unlimited meals/week + $50 debit/semester

$4,350

21 meals/week + $75 debit/semester

$4,240

21 meals/week

$4,090

15 meals/week + $100 debit/semester

$4,190

15 meals/week

$3,990

Seniors Only (completed 90 hours)
13 meals/week + $100 debit/semester

$3,840

Residence Halls Annual Costs

Full Time Boarder
(21 meal/Village Residence Hall or Private Room)

$35,410

Full Time Boarder
(21 meal/New Boulevard or Denmark Residence Halls)

$33,840

Full Time Boarder
(21 meal/Clamp, Royce, Gaston, or Pratt Residence Hall)

$33,740

Full Time Boarder
(21 meal/Rouse Residence Hall or Village Ground Floor Rooms)

$33,620

Full Time Boarder
(21 meal/ Stringer, Kingsley, Lawton, South Rouse Basement, or Ministry Houses Residence Halls)

$33,510

*Totals do not include other costs that may be charged by the University and do not reflect the cost difference in meal plans. This serves only as an estimate of a student's direct cost to attend Anderson University.

Special Fees

Audit (no credit)

$280 per semester hour

Independent Study

$600 per semester hour

Overload Fee (for each hour over 18 semester hours)

$560 per semester hour

Part Time Tuition (up to 11 credit hours/semester)

$560 per semester hour

Summer School Tuition

$295 per semester hour

Note that other fees may apply, particularly for fine arts and laboratory science classes, as well as vehicle registration and other special services. Please refer to our undergraduate student catalog or contact the Financial Aid Planning Office for a full list and explanation of costs and fees.

All costs are per year unless otherwise indicated. All charges are subject to change upon suitable notice.