WELCOME, WORLD CHANGERS

Congratulations and welcome to Andrews University! It’s a pleasure to have you in our University community. Beginning anything in life can be both stressful and exhilarating. We have prepared this website as an easy-to-use information source just for you. Your process of transition  to Andrews should be smooth and enjoyable. 

Dear Andrews student,

At Andrews University we talk about the Andrews story and how every student who comes here is part of that exciting and emerging story. You will change us by being here, and we will also seek to bring positive change to your life. 

You can look forward to many opportunities at Andrews—a high level of academic achievement, unmatched ethnic and international diversity, social and spiritual community with your fellow students, and involvement in outstanding music events. Most importantly, this campus will provide an environment where you can develop a vibrant and growing relationship with God.

As you begin your Andrews journey, please take some time to carefully review the information below and to visit the “World Changers for a changing world” website, which is updated regularly with significant details about our in-person operations and the COVID-19 Safety Plan.

Andrews University invites you to engage in this academic community that nurtures a high level of excellence. We want you to embrace the many and varied opportunities we will offer you. Commit yourself to personal growth, and discover how you can change the world. 

I wish you a remarkable academic, personal and spiritual journey on our campus. May your professional goals be met—and then exceeded.

STEPS TO START

We are excited you have chosen Andrews University and we want you to know that we cannot wait until you are here, settled and enjoying the Andrews experience. It’s time to work through these steps:

Spring Semester 2021


 
Nov. 2, 2020
Dec. 1, 2020
Dec. 7–11, 2020
Jan. 6–8, 2021
  • Testing for local students
  • International students (except Canadian students) must arrive on campus in order to fulfill the 4-day waiting period before COVID testing.
Jan. 10, 2021
  • Orientation for new international students, 7–8:30 p.m. (online event)
Jan. 11, 2021
Jan. 11, 2021
  • Orientation for all new students (including new international students), 7–8:30 p.m. (online event)
  • Domestic students must be on-campus and schedule a COVID test within 24 hours of arrival.
Jan. 18, 2021
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day; no class
Jan. 19, 2021
  • Face-to-face instruction for spring semester resumes
Jan. 20, 2021
  • Registration for spring semester ends
Feb. 2, 2021
  • Mid-week break: no class
Feb. 15, 2021
  • Presidents Day: no class
March 10, 2021
  • Mid-week break: no class
March 30, 2021
  • Mid-week break: no class
April 21, 2021
  • Mid-week break: class
April 30, 2021
  • Exam preparation day
May 3–6, 2021
  • Spring semester final exams
 May 6, 2021
  • End of spring semester

 


Welcome, Undergraduate Students!

The Andrews University Student Association (AUSA) officers are looking forward to your arrival. From planning events and offering services to communicating your wishes to administration, our goal is to serve you and make your time at Andrews memorable.

We have three suggestions as you begin your college experience:

Stay Spiritually Focused—Make your relationship with God your number one priority this year. Come find us if you need a quick prayer between classes.

Get Involved—We encourage you to appreciate the cultural diversity of our campus while investing in experiences that bring us all together. Step outside your comfort zone. Get involved. 

Speak Up—Communication between students and faculty is crucial. It’s a great way to get involved and make a positive change.

We look forward to meeting you soon!

Yours in service,

The AUSA Officers

Welcome, Graduate Students!

The Andrews University Graduate Student Association (AUGSA) officers are looking forward to your arrival. We're certain that you, like us, will find Andrews University to be a place where you can Seek Knowledge, Affirm Faith and Change the World.

We have four suggestions as you begin your graduate experience:

Engage Globally—Enrich your life and celebrate the cultural diversity of our campus. Learn with us how to serve the community and world.

Live Wholly—Explore with us how to embrace the whole person God has made you: the physical, mental and spiritual.

Explore Intentionally—Imagine all your possibilities and partner with us in understanding and best fulfilling God’s plans for your life.

Learn Deeply—Discover your full potential and live a life full of academic excellence and creative research.

We look forward to meeting you soon!

Yours in service,

The AUGSA Officers

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