American National University


At ANU, we free you from the need to be tied to a physical campus by allowing you to be live, in class, from anywhere. You can choose structured Anytime Online classes where you complete weekly assignments and participate in class discussion boards; or Live Online classes where you meet weekly via the ZOOM video conferencing system with your professor and classmates from around the globe. Learn more about our eUniversity.

Steps for Applying to ANU

All domestic ANU students enrolling into a diploma/certificate, associate's, or bachelor's program can apply without the expense of an application fee! The cost to submit a domestic ANU application is now $0.

Financial aid solutions are tailored to the individual student. Our student services representatives are committed to supplying possible funding solutions for those who qualify.


The Application Process

Meet our
Admissions Staff

The first step towards expanding your career opportunities is meeting our admissions staff. We recommend that applicants and their families visit the American National University campus so they can acquaint themselves with University personnel and facilities in person. Those who cannot visit the campus are urged to call the Admissions Department at 888-956-2732 for a telephone interview or submit the form at left to contact an Admissions Representative.

For applying to an Online Program, please click here to begin the online (digital) application process.

Apply for
FAFSA Online

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, also known as FAFSA, will help your Student Services Representative to determine your eligibility for various funding programs and inform you of all available options in paying for your education. Applying before our financial aid deadlines is important so that we can determine eligibility for all financial assistance options before you start your classes.

You will need the school code for American National University for your FAFSA application: 003726

After completing your FAFSA, you will have the opportunity to meet with your Student Services Representative to discuss all possible financial aid packages. This will allow you to make the most informed choices on your investments into your education. Make sure you print a copy of your Student Aid Report (SAR) and bring it with you to your first appointment with your Financial Aid / FAFSA Advisor.

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Your application will be reviewed promptly and a determination will be made as soon as possible. Applying early is to the student’s advantage in obtaining financial assistance for those who qualify, scholarships, part-time employment, and desired class schedules.

Contact an Admissions Representative

Take the next step toward your degree! American National University cares about your success and our Admissions Representatives are ready to help. Please submit the form below so can walk you, step-by-step, in reaching your goals.