International Scholars Program

International Scholars Program

Earn your degree at Lander University and save thousands on tuition – it’s easy with Lander’s International Scholars Program. 

Each year, more and more students around the globe begin to realize the value and importance of an international education.

Founded in 1872, Lander University is ranked among the top public universities in the southern U.S., with expert faculty and signature academic programs in today’s most in-demand fields – all ensuring your learning experience is both transformative and enriching. The institution welcomes international students from more than 20 countries and is known for making international education an essential part of the academic curriculum.

Lander University’s International Scholars Program offers scholarships and financial assistance to qualifying international students who would like to study in the U.S., such as:

  • International Scholars Award ($250/semester)
  • Out-of-State Fee Scholarship ($4,800/semester)
  • Housing Scholarship ($2,000/semester)

Program Requirements

  • Minimum score of 80 on the TOEFL or 6.0 on the IELTS
  • Official school records (transcripts, diplomas or certificate of study), in original language and also official certified English translation. Also, SAT or ACT scores may be required.
  • For transfer students, minimum 3.0 GPA on academically transferable college-level coursework


Tuition and Financial Aid Information

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You may also contact Chase Cooley, Director, Global Outreach & Online Enrollment, at 864-388-8173.

Areas of Study

Signature Academic Programs

  • Biology
  • Criminal Justice & Criminology
  • Cybersecurity
  • Exercise Science
  • Financial Services
  • Government Administration
  • Health Care Management
  • Homeland Security and Emergency Management
  • Management/Marketing
  • Mass Communications
  • Nursing
  • Pre-Professional Studies
  • Psychology
  • Teaching (K-12)

At a Glance

Lander University at a Glance

  • State-assisted liberal arts university in Greenwood, S.C.
  • Approximately 3,000 students
  • Average Class Size: 20
  • 60+ Student Clubs and Organizations
  • Member of the NCAA Division II and Peach Belt Conference
  • Traditional and Modern Residence Halls
  • Study Abroad and Honors College