Are international students eligible for financial aid?
Unfortunately, financial aid is not available for international students. However, limited scholarship opportunities are available to accepted international students.
How do accepted students notify Georgia State of their intent to enroll? Is there a tuition deposit?
Upon their acceptance to Georgia State, students will see an Intent to Enroll form in their status check. It is the student’s responsibility to fill out the required information. Currently, there is no required tuition deposit at Georgia State University.
How do I apply for financial aid? When is Georgia State’s deadline for the FAFSA?
The FAFSA priority deadline is April 1. Visit sfs.gsu.edu for the application process and deadlines.
I have a question about my residency status. It currently states “Non-Resident”. What does that mean?
If your residency status displays “Non-Resident”, it means that that you have been classified a non-resident for tuition-payment purposes. If you believe this classification has been made in error, or need more information on Georgia Tuition Classification, please visit sfs.gsu.edu/tuition-fees/tuition-classification/.
I have a question about my residency status. It currently states “Residency in Question”. What does that mean?
If your residency status displays “Residency in Question”, it means that, upon review of your application, questions have arisen regarding your residency status for tuition-payment purposes. If you believe this determination has been made in error, please contact the Office of Admissions via phone at 404-413-2500, email at firstname.lastname@example.org or in person at Sparks Hall, Suite 200, 33 Gilmer Street, Atlanta, GA 30303 as soon as possible. Please note that, in some cases, it may be necessary for an applicant to file a petition for Georgia Tuition Classification or apply for a residency waiver form. For more information on the petition for Georgia Tuition Classification or to access any of the available waiver forms, please visit sfs.gsu.edu/tuition-fees/tuition-classification/.
I have a question about my residency status. It currently states that I am a resident. What does that mean?
If your residency status displays “Resident”, it means that you have been classified as a Georgia resident for tuition-payment purposes.
What is Georgia State’s Federal ID Code for financial aid/FAFSA application?
Georgia State’s Federal ID Code is 001574.
What scholarships are available for first year students? When are scholarship deadlines? How do I apply for scholarships?
Georgia State offers numerous scholarships for students who demonstrate outstanding academic and extracurricular achievement. To be considered for Georgia State scholarships, a student must apply for admission and submit all required documents by the November 15 scholarship consideration deadline. Eligible students will be contacted and receive a special invitation to apply for scholarships. For descriptions of our scholarship opportunities for incoming students, please click here. There are also hundreds of scholarships available for current Georgia State students.
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