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If you are a currently enrolled student or a returning student, please visit the Registrar's Office page.

You can start your better life TODAY!  Apply to East Georgia State College by completing the steps below:

  • Complete the EGSC Application for Admission online via GaCollege411or by completing the paper application (Can be Mailed or Faxed)
  • Pay the $20 Non-Refundable application fee (or submit Fee Waiver from HS Counselor)
  • Submit Official High School Transcript, including Senior Schedule
    Final transcripts MUST include a graduation date to be considered official
  • Submit GED scores (Scores must include all sections with a passing date)
  • Submit Official College Transcripts from ANY and ALL colleges attended
    (Transcripts will be deemed unofficial if any "In Progress" courses are listed or if sent via FAX)
    We can accept transcripts electronically via eSCRIP-SAFE or Docufide services only
  • Submit Official Technical schools from ANY and ALL colleges attended
    (Transcripts will be deemed unofficial if any "In Progress" courses are listed or if sent via FAX)
  • Submit Immunization Records along with the EGSC Immunization Form signed by a doctor or healthcare professional.
  • If student has SAT or ACT test scores, please request those via College Board or ACT directly using the codes shown below.

    ACT school code – 0799 (to receive test scores via mail as we are unable to receive electronically)
    SAT school code – 5200 (to receive test scores via mail as we are unable to receive electronically)

Apply for Financial Aid

  • If you are interested in receiving Financial Aid (Pell Grant, Federal Student Loans, etc.), HOPE or Zell Miller scholarship, please complete the current year Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and add EGSC’s school code (010997) so that our Financial Aid office may receive your information. Please be aware it can take from 5 to 7 days upon receipt to begin processing your information.

If you are planning on attending EGSC-Statesboro

In addition to the application to EGSC, students must also complete the paper application to GSU. This is to ensure that the student is entered into GSU's system to receive access to the services they are paying for (Food Services, Transportation, Health Services, RAC access, etc.). Students will also be able to obtain an EagleID card and meal plan via GSU but not until after the student has been through P.A.W.S. Orientation and received a schedule and EGSC student CatCard. This application is informational only and student will not receive information from GSU regarding admission.

  • Complete and submit the EGSC-Statesboro/GSU application directly to Georgia Southern

    • Application may also be completed online via GaColleg411 (as a Transient EGSC student)

  • Pay $30 Non-Refundable application fee directly to Georgia Southern University

Verify Lawful Presence in the United States

Lawful presence can be verified in one or more of the following ways:

  • A completed current year FAFSA
  • Copy of a Georgia Drivers License issued on or after 1/1/08
  • Copy of a Georgia ID card issued on or after 1/1/08
  • Certified Copy of Birth Certificate (Faxed copies are NOT acceptable!)
  • Copy of U.S. Certificate of Citizenship or Naturalization
  • Copy of current Passport

Take the COMPASS Entrance Exam, if necessary

  • SAT/ACT scores are not required; however, you may exempt the Compass if you have completed 17 RHSC (Required High School Curriculum) Units in High School and also have the following scores: SAT 430 (CR)/400 (M) or ACT 17 (E)/17 (M).
  • 2010 and later graduates who have a score of 235 or higher on the English Language Arts (ELA) section of the Georgia Graduation Exam will be exempt from taking the Writing and Reading sections of the Compass Exam only.

We appreciate your interest in East Georgia State College and look forward to helping you as you begin your journey toward a better life.

Please contact the Admissions Office at (478) 289-2169 or email us if you have any further questions.