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Anderson University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Anderson, SC

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$47,240
Tuition and Fees
$29,980
Room and Board
$10,640
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$5,420
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003418
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
568 (91.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
451 (79.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
451 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
162 (35.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$22,571
Need-Based Gift
Received by 451 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,892
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 236 (52.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,208
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 154 (34.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
141 (22.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,080

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,366 (92.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,955 (82.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,941 (99.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
603 (31.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$21,124
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,906 (98.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $18,752
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,216 (62.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,326
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 533 (27.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
550 (21.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,794

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
69%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$32,609
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
83.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
17.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business, Education, Religion/Biblical Studies
Number of Awards
2,862
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
351
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
398
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience, Religious Affiliation, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
2,144
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$4,000

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