• Address: 4150 Administration Drive, Room 136, Berrien Springs, Michigan 49104

  • Phone Number: (800) 253-2874

  • Website: https://www.andrews.edu

About

Andrews University is a private not-for-profit institution established in the year 1874. The university is located in the Berrien Springs, Michigan. The college is named after John Nevins Andrews, the biggest thinker in 19th century Seventh-day Adventist Church. University had around just 20 students when it was started, but now there are more than 3,300. students.

A distinctive Seventh-day Adventist organization transforms its students by teaching them to are seeking expertise and verify faith in order to alternate the world.

The university consists of eight schools or colleges with 130 undergraduate programs and 70 graduate programs.

  • Andrews University acceptance rate is 40%.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 9:1.

  • The graduation rate of the university is 63%, and the retention rate is 87% for the full-time students and 50% for part-time students. 

  • The total student population of the university is 13,647, which includes 10,178 full time and 3,469 part-time students.

  • Andrews University address is 4150 Administration Drive, Room 136, Berrien Springs, Michigan 49104.


Andrews University Online

The university offers online degrees in Undergraduate, Graduate programs for the students who cannot attend the traditional classes. Andrews strives hard to provide the same quality of education for the online students that traditional students get.

  • University provides 36 online programs across 8 majors.

  • Digital Learning and Instructional Technology Department - It provides training for the use of LearningHub, Andrews University's learning management system, DLiT serves for both online students, and campus students.

  • They provide the tools such as Zoom for webinars and video conferences, iClickers for classroom response, Mahara and LiveText for ePortfolios.

  • University also offers workshop training and one-on-one consultation for any kind of issues.

  • They provide 24/7 outstanding Tech support for all the online students.

  • University provides well-structured Online degrees for their students. 


Andrews University Schools

Following are the list of schools under Andrews University.

School of Education School of Distance Education
School of Business Administration School of Architecture and Interior Design
School of Graduate Studies and Research School of Health Professions

Andrews University Reviews

Student reviews on university are as follows

  • College offers a lot of opportunities for their students in the form of jobs, internships

  • Students will get the classes they want easily. Their workload is limited and easily manageable.

  • Colleges have students from different parts of the world.

Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit

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Headquartered at

Berrien Springs, Michigan

FAFSA/Federal School Code

002238

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Institutional Accreditation

HLC

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Programmatic Accreditation

IACBE, NCATE, ACEND, CAPTE

Religious Affiliation

Protestant

Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: https://www.andrews.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Accreditation

The university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Accredited Programs

  • Dietetic Programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

  • Physical Therapy Programs are accredited by American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education.

  • Business Administration programs are accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education.

  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education accredits the Educational programs.

Campus Life

  • Office of Student Activities & Involvement - It creates and maintains a Christian environment of social and recreational activities. It helps the student to connect with different as well as like-minded people in the university.

  • Howard Performing Arts Center - Students can portray their theater, music, skills here in this center. They remastered the World-class facilities for fine arts presentation - A State-of-art resources devoted to performance.

  • The university conducts numerous events, extracurricular activities to keep their students engaged and live.

  • St. Andrew Knights represents the Andrew University Football team. They are football-only members of the Mid-South Conference.

  • Health Clubs - They are located in the Meier Hall and Lamson Hall. A student can access to this anytime in the campus to work on their fitness goals.

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 9: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 87 % Part Time: 50 %
Total Population 3,317
Student Population Full Time: 2,221 Part Time: 1,096
Gender Division Male: 56 % Female: 44 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 60 %

The College Monk

Female: 66 %

Total Graduation Rate: 63 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

Andrews University offers 38 online programs across 8 Majors

Business Management

Offering 6 programs accross 4 degrees

Theology

Offering 4 programs accross 3 degrees

Nursing

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Education

Offering 17 programs accross 4 degrees

Interdisciplinary Studies

Offering 4 programs accross 2 degrees

Health Science

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Literature

Offering 2 programs accross 1 degrees

Law

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Admissions

Andrews University Acceptance Rate is 40%

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $30
Graduate Application Fee $60

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission Statistics
Total Applicants 2,417
Total Applicants Admitted 977
Applicants Enrolled 304
Full time Applicants Enrolled 296
Part Time Applicants Enrolled 8
Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Andrews University Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 138
Number of students submitting ACT scores 203
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 45%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 67%
SAT Math 550 average 480 - 620 range
SAT Critical Reading 550 average 480 - 620 range
SAT Writing 540 average 480 - 600 range
ACT Composite 23 average 20 - 27 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Andrews help the student to bridge the gap between school cost and what actually a student's family can afford. There are two types of financial aid; aid that is free and financial aid that has to be repaid.

  • Students who are eligible have to fill up the FAFSA Form with Andrews University federal school code is 002238.

  • Federal Grants includes grants such as Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG).

  • Federal Loans such as Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, Direct PLUS Loan, Federal Perkins Loan, and Federal Work-Study option is also available for the students.

  • Institutional Scholarships are Summer Ministries Scholarship Program, National Merit/National Achievement Finalist Scholarship, Music Performance Scholarship.

  • Military Grants are Post 9/11 GI Bill.

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,195 Undergraduate Student, U, S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen. June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant $1,054 Undergraduate student,Eligible for Federal Pell Grant,Enrolled atleast half-time. June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study $6,136 U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $3,500 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loan $2,000 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loan $6,136 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time, Should not have an adverse credit history. June 30th, 2019
Federal Perkins Loan $5,500 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time, Demonstrated financial need. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $6,276 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies

Data Source: https://www.andrews.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Scholarships and Grants

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Summer Ministries Scholarship Program $2,400 Full-time undergraduates and graduates attending the Berrien Springs campus. Varies
National Merit/National Achievement Finalist Scholarship $550 Undergraduate, Full tuition, 16 credits per semester. Varies
Music Performance Scholarship Varies Complete an application process, audition. Varies

Data Source: https://www.andrews.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $15,599
$30,001 - $48,000 $17,247
$48,001 - $75,000 $20,149
$75,001 - $110,000 $22,979
Over $110,000 $26,080

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 29% $4,453
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 99% $14,630
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 34% $4,813
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 99% $12,794
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 62% $9,476
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 52% $5,902
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 22,012
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 44 $2,524
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 24 $3,692
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 20 $1,122

Data Source: https://www.andrews.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Library

The university library is vast and has the collections from all around the world which caters the needs of both campus and the online students.

  • Andrews Library is called as James White Library which gives a student an access to wide range of books, articles, newspapers, DVD's and many more.

  • MyLibrary - In order to access this feature, a student has to login to his account. MyLibrary notifies the student if there's an e-book, articles are new in the library.

  • The library has the various centers for various departments which helps them by providing the required resources in time. Some of this centers are Architecture Resource Center, Horn Museum, Multimedia Center and many more.

  • PubMed consists of more than 28 Million citations for Biomedical literature from science journals and online books. 

  • Andrews University Bookstore - It is a platform for students to explore millions of books, study material, videos and many more. It enables students to buy/rent/sell their textbooks or a copy of E-books.


Rankings

Rankings for the university are as follows

  • University is ranked 120 in 'Top Colleges in Mid-west' by Forbes.

  • University is ranked 6 in 'Most Diverse Colleges in America'.

  • University is ranked 48 in 'Best Christian College in America'.

FAQ's

  Does Andrews University have online programs?

Yes, The university has 38 online programs across 8 majors.

  Does the University offer financial aid?

Yes, the University offers financial aid to eligible students.

  Is Andrews University accredited?

Yes, the University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

  What is the admission requirements?

The admission requirements are as follows:

  • The applicant should have ACT score of 20 on each subject,

  • The applicant should score 510 on each subject.

 

  What is the application deadline?

The application deadline is 15th July for the fall semester and 15th November for the spring semester.

  Are the online programs accredited?

Yes, Some of the programs are accredited by the IACBE, NCATE, ACEND, and CAPTE.

  What is the federal school code?

The FAFSA/federal school code of the University is 002238.

  What type of Institution is Andrews University?

Andrews University is a 4 year, private, not-for-profit university.

  What is the acceptance rate of the University?

The acceptance rate of the University is 40%.

  What is the total student population?

The total student population at Andrews University is 3,317.

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