Admissions

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 five colleges, we are able to offer endless opportunities to a diverse population with all types of academic backgrounds through our access mission consisting of 14 Professional Certificate Programs and 14 Associate degrees, as well as our 29 Bachelor’s degrees, 11 Masters degrees, and 1 Specialist degree.

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.

Undergraduate

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.

Graduate

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.

Transfer

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.

Important Admission Deadlines for Spring

TermFull TermB-TermDual enrollment
SPRING 2019 - Admissions, Financial Aid & HousingNov 1, 2018Nov 1, 2018Nov 1, 2018
SPRING 2019 - Fee PaymentJan 2, 2019Feb 7, 2019
SPRING 2019 - Drop for Non-PaymentJan 4, 2019Feb 15, 2019

Important Admission Deadlines for Summer

TermFull TermB-TermDual enrollment
SUMMER 2019 - Admissions, Financial Aid & HousingApril 1, 2019April 1, 2019March 15, 2019
SUMMER 2019 - Fee PaymentMay 10, 2019June 10, 2019
SUMMER 2019 - Drop for Non-PaymentMay 17, 2019June 21, 2019

Important Admission Deadlines for Fall

TermFull TermB-TermDual enrollment
FALL 2019 - Admissions, Financial Aid & HousingJuly 1, 2019July 1, 2019June 15, 2019
FALL 2019 - Fee PaymentAug 2, 2019Sept 20, 2019
FALL 2019 - Drop for Non-PaymentAug 9, 2019Sept 27, 2019

Contact Information

Admissions Office Hours
Days: Monday – Friday
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Undergraduate Admissions Office
Building: Student Center Building C West Campus
Office: Ram Central
Street: 2400 Gillionville Road
City: Albany
State: GA
Zip: 31707
Phone: (855) 211.8543 Fax: (229) 317.6647
Email: admissions@asurams.edu
Graduate Admissions Office
Building: Billy C. Black Building East Campus
Office: BCB 389
Street: 504 College Drive
City: Albany
State: GA
Zip: 31705
Phone: (855) 211.8543 Fax: (229) 438.2774
Email: graduateadmissions@asurams.edu