Upon the branch's closure, Andy transferred to the Dunder Mifflin Scranton branch.
Andy is shown to enjoy inventing nicknames for his colleagues.
His character was named one of the most annoying TV characters of 2011 by Vulture magazine.
He was also considered one of the show's funniest characters, according to a list made by Nerve in the same year, ranking #2 in the “Least funny to funniest characters on The Office”, losing just to Steve Carell's lead character, Michael Scott His birth name was Walter Bernard Jr., but after his younger brother was born, his parents decided that the new baby better embodied that name and should be named after his father instead.
During the summer of 2011, Andy is promoted to Regional Manager of the Dunder Mifflin Scranton branch.