Valdosta State University accepts applications on a rolling admissions basis. Upon receipt of all required documents, the student is most often notified of an admissions decision within 7-10 business days.

  1. Complete the Online Application

  2. Test Requirement (either tests):
    • Old SAT (taken before March 2016)
      • 900 (Critical Reading + Math Scores)
      • AND Critical Reading Score of 430
      • AND Math Score of 400
    • New SAT (taken March 2016 or after)
      • 980 (Total Score on 1600 Scale)
      • AND SAT Reading Test Score: 24
      • AND SAT Math Test Score: 22
    • ACT
      • 19 Composite Score
      • AND 17 English subscore
      • AND 17 Math subscore
  3. Grade Point Average
    • Freshman Index (FI) requirement= 2040.
      • FI = 500 x (HSGPA) + (ACT Composite x 42) + 88 


      • FI = 500 x (HSGPA) + SAT Verbal/Critical Reading + SAT Math
        • For SAT tests taken March 2016 or after, a conversion process occurs to convert scores to be calculated for the Freshmen Index. 
  1. Required High School Curriculum
    • Students must meet required high school curriculum requirements which will be determined upon evaluation of their high school transcript. 
  2. Verification of Lawful Presence
    • Required by the Board of Regents to prove lawful presence in the US
    • Please note that if the GA Driver's License is "limited term", it cannot be used to satisfy the VLP requirement.

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