The Statement


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

Did you know many students don’t pay the full cost of tuition advertised by colleges and universities? If you and your family are worrying about the cost of attending college, keep reading to learn more about the difference between a school’s stated tuition and what many students actually pay to attend.

Georgia State is always looking out for its Panthers and it shows through how we use technology and collaboration to help them stay on the path to graduation. Lately, Georgia State has been recognized by numerous organizations and individuals such as U. S. News & World Report, the Department of Education, The Atlantic, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and even President Obama for our strides in increasing the university’s rate of graduation—an unprecedented… Read More

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

Raise your hand if you know what FAFSA stands for. Did you get it? The Free Application for Federal Student Aid is an important resource for students as they figure out how to pay for college. FAFSA is incredibly valuable to many students because it helps turn college dreams into realities. Though it might seem a little confusing, it can be successfully navigated with the right information and the right attitude. When it comes to… Read More

Georgia State University is here to help you make a statement as a soon-to-be college student. That’s why we created our blog. Whether you’re searching for the perfect university, choosing between majors or learning about financial aid, we want you to feel good about the decisions you make before you go to college. Our blog has tips that will take you from application to graduation, including the inside scoop on how higher ed really works. When you… Read More