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Admissions Deadlines

Admission Application Deadlines

  Summer 2018 – April 1, 2018

  Fall 2018

  • Freshmen – May 1, 2018
  • All Other Students – August 1, 2018

Scholarship Application Deadlines

  Fall 2018 – Statesboro Campus Only

  • Priority Freshmen – November 1, 2017
  • Final Freshmen – February 1, 2018
  • Priority Transfers – February 1, 2018
  • Final Transfers – May 1, 2018

Financial Aid & FAFSA

  Summer 2018 

  • FAFSA Priority – March 1, 2018
  • Use the 2017-18 FAFSA

  Fall 2018

  • FAFSA Priority – February 1, 2018
  • Use the 2018-19 FAFSA

University Housing

  Summer 2018

  • Available – March 1, 2018
  • Eagle Incentive Program
    Available – November 1, 2017
  • No deadline, but awarded based
    on application complete date

  Fall 2018

  • Available – November 1, 2017
  • Priority – March 15, 2018
  • No deadline, but awarded based
    on application complete date

 


May 1 National Candidates Reply Date

Georgia Southern University follows the National Association for College Admission Counseling’s Statement of Principles of Good Practice. This includes the May 1 National Candidates Reply Date. New students admitted for a fall semester have until May 1st to accept their offer of admission. This includes committing to the summer Eagle Incentive Program. Georgia Southern does not require an enrollment deposit. Commitment is gauged by registration for SOAR (orientation) and on-campus housing.

  • SOAR: SOAR registration opens annually on February 1st. There is no penalty for waiting until after May 1st to sign up for SOAR; however, sessions fill on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please carefully review the refund policy when you complete your registration.
  • On-Campus Housing: The On-Campus Housing application opens annually on November 1st. There is no penalty for waiting until after May 1st to apply for housing; however, rooms are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please carefully review the refund policy when you complete your application.

Last updated: 4/23/2018