At Georgia State University, we want you to achieve the very best you can by providing you with as many opportunities as possible. We are please to announce that we are currently accepting applications for the Goizueta Foundation Scholarship, established by Roberto C. Goizueta, the late CEO and chairman of the board of directors of The Coca-Cola Company. The scholarships aim to increase the number of students of Hispanic/Latino origin who complete… Read More
We’re excited to see how many students are applying to Georgia State. I can’t believe the numbers. Our processing teams are as busy as can be, and I’m loving all of the students who are ready to become Georgia State Panthers! In the wake of an enormous influx of applications, here are a few tips for anyone waiting for their decision:
It’s almost Halloween, and we’re getting SCARILY close to the Fall 2017 Early Action deadline at the Georgia State University – Atlanta Campus. Meeting this deadline is the trick if you want the best admissions treats such as early scholarship consideration, early financial aid disbursement (if admitted), and indulging in every holiday party between now and next fall with college applications off your mind. Don’t miss your chance to apply early and get your decision… Read More
Hello Georgia State! My name is Lolly, and I am the new student assistant for the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. I am an international student from London, and I am currently living my dream. It has been an interest of mine to study at Georgia State, and I am excited to tell you about my journey so far.
Are you a rising high school senior or younger? If you are, you’ll need to know about the ins and outs of the redesigned SAT, which began being administered in the U.S. in March 2016 and internationally in May 2016. The new test seeks to reflect a stronger connection to classroom learning and measure the essential elements for college and career readiness, and it affects students graduating from high school beginning in… Read More
Your junior year of high school is a key year in the college planning process. This is the year many of you will take standardized tests like the SAT and ACT for the first time, take upper-level honors, AP, or IB classes, strengthen your participation in extra-curricular activities, explore internship and volunteer opportunities, and begin researching colleges. It’s important to use this year to continue building your stellar academic record—or repairing it… Read More
Higher education is a goal that many hope to achieve. While there are many different ways that students can receive higher education, there are a few ways that ensure preparedness and a feeling of community more than others.
Summer time is here! Georgia State is busy preparing all of its future Panthers for the best first semester they can have, but there are a few tips that all students can follow to have the most productive summer possible. Take these three tips and make sure you accomplish them while you’re having your summer fun. You’ll be glad that you did in the fall!
The Office of Undergraduate Admissions has been working on a new resource for first-generation college students and their families, and we’re excited to share it with the world. Georgia State’s Guide for First-Generation Students brings together a variety of resources to help trailblazing students who will be the first in their families to attend a four-year college or university. Georgia State wanted to close many of the informational gaps that students face when trying… Read More
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Recently, the United States Department of Education released a new report that highlights different schools around the country that are doing their best to advance college opportunity for low-income students . Georgia State is one of a handful of public four-year institutions featured for outstanding work in advancing student outcomes by increasing access to low-income students through the use of Pell Grants. From this group, Georgia State ranked fourth for the percentage of Pell recipients enrolled. In… Read More