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Anderson University - South Carolina
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  • 4 Year
  • ANDERSON, SC

Anderson University - South Carolina Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
grade A minus
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
91%
Undergrads in College Housing
No data available  
Average Housing Cost
$5,430 / year
Poll
45%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 53 responses
Poll
61%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 82 responses

Food

Campus Food
grade B
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$5,210 / year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 62 responses
  • Food For Thought
    52%
  • The Caf
    21%
  • CFA and Einstein's next year!!!
    13%
  • The Grill
    11%
  • The student center new caf
    3%
45%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 62 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade B+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade B
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 52 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    38%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    46%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    12%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    4%

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Safety

Safety
grade B+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
81%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 57 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 38 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    92%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    3%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    3%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    3%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 44 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    39%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    50%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    5%
  • We have campus police?
    7%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 96 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    4%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    50%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    43%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    3%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Track and Field: X-Country
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Student Government
Music
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Musical Theater, Music Ensembles
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 33 responses
  • Mrs. Whitaker's Christmas cookies
    55%
  • Far Sketched Improv Comedy
    30%
  • First day of spring break, annual massive rager
    15%

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Party Scene

Party Scene
grade C minus
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 53 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    2%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    23%
  • Parties? What parties?
    75%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 34 responses
  • Probably the Homecoming Dance or Spring Fling
    59%
  • Homecoming
    15%
  • Every party has 100 people ragin minimum.
    6%
  • Homecoming
    6%
  • The President's Gala
    6%
  • Christmas First Night
    3%
  • Not quite sure
    3%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
No data available  
Women in Sororities
No data available  
92%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 63 responses

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