Admissions Update

Albany State University understands how exciting--yet difficult--the college selection process can be, so be assured that you will receive personalized attention from our staff throughout the process. It is our goal to work with you and your family, so you can make an informed decision.

Our students are able to enjoy the benefits of a full range of undergraduate and graduate programs providing a solid liberal arts foundation. With our access mission, incoming freshman whose Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) and/or American College Test (ACT) scores fall below the minimum traditional freshman admission requirements and/or students that have not taken any standardized tests may qualify for the Access Pathway Associates degree program.  The Access Pathway program students are able to transition from the Associate degree into a Bachelor's degree at Albany State University after completing 30 hours and earning a minimum GPA of 2.0.

Albany State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.  We want to ensure that you will receive a rich educational experience.



YOUR Potential. Realized. begins here at Albany State University, our goal is to help students realize their potential. We prepare students for success in their life and careers by offering students educational opportunities, guidance, and support that extends beyond the classroom. Students who are interested in pursuing a degree but have not yet obtained a 4 year college degree or to obtain a second bachelor's degree.


Through the many graduate programs offered, our goal is to ensure academic excellence for each student by providing in-depth, quality instruction. Upon graduation, it is our vision that every ASU student gain the skills to compete in a technologically advanced society, have an understanding of ever-changing world events and adapt to them with an appreciation for the importance of lifelong learning.

Veteran Admissions

We recognize veterans and military men and women striving to receive their education and take pride in helping you achieve your educational goals. We provide resources for military veterans, spouses and their dependents.


A transfer student is a student who has earned at least 30 transferable semester hours (45 transferable quarter hours) from a previous institution. Minimum transfer GPA is 2.0.

Dual Enrollment

The Dual Enrollment program allows high school students to enroll in college level courses. The best part is students earn credit for college classes AND their equivalent high school course at no or very little cost to the student.

Additional Students

If you are a returningtransient, post-baccalaureate or international student, we have made the admissions process streamlined and easy for you as well.

ink will take you to the GAFutures website to apply!

Important Admission Deadlines for Spring

Term Full term B-Term Dual enrollment
SPRING 2020 - Admissions (includes Transcript(s) & Test Scores), Financial Aid Nov 1, 2019 (extended to Dec 1, 2019)  Nov 1, 2019 (extended to Dec 1, 2019) Nov 1, 2019 (extended to Dec 1, 2019)
SPRING 2020 - Fee Payment Jan 3, 2020 Mar 6, 2020  
SPRING 2020 - Drop for Non-Payment Jan 10, 2020 Mar 6, 2020  


Important Admission Deadlines for Summer

Term Full term B-Term Dual enrollment
SUMMER 2020 - Admissions (includes Transcript(s) & Test Scores), Financial Aid April 1, 2020 (extended to May 1, 2020) April 1, 2020 (extended to May 1, 2020) April 1, 2020 (extended to May 1, 2020)
SUMMER 2020 - Fee Payment May 15, 2020 June 22, 2020  
SUMMER 2020 - Drop for Non-Payment May 22, 2020 June 26, 2020  


Important Admission Deadlines for Fall

Term Full term B-Term Dual enrollment
FALL 2020 - Admissions (includes Transcript(s) & Test Scores), Financial Aid June 1, 2020 (extended to July 1, 2020) June 1, 2020 (extended to July 1, 2020) June 1, 2020 (extended to July 1, 2020
FALL 2020 - Fee Payment Aug 7, 2020 Oct 2, 2020  
FALL 2020 - Drop for Non-Payment Aug 14, 2020 Oct 9, 2020  

Contact Information

 Admissions Office Hours  
 Days:  Monday - Thursday  Friday
 Time:  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Closed


Undergraduate Admissions office
Building: Student Center Building C West Campus  
Office: Ram Central  
Street: 2400 Gillionville Road  
City: Albany  
State: GA  
Zip: 31707  
Phone: (229) 500-4358 Fax: (229) 500-4946