Newly Accepted Graduate Students
Congratulations on your acceptance to the University of West Georgia Graduate School! We cannot wait to see what you accomplish!
Need some support at the start of this exciting transition? Contact us or check out the resources below!
Contact the Graduate School
Learn how and where to register and what materials you need
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Are you in a hybrid or fully online program? Check out some of the resources and information below!
Online Student Resources and Information
Graduate School Checklist
Follow the steps below to assist you in having a smooth transition into graduate school.
1) Check your student email.
For assistance in accessing your student email, contact the service desk through firstname.lastname@example.org or call (678) 839-6587.
2) Apply for financial aid.
Complete your FAFSA and check your Financial Aid status through BanWeb. Keep an eye on your UWG student email in case there are any further steps you need to complete. To contact Financial Aid for any assitance, email email@example.com or call (678) 839-6421.
UWG FAFSA School Code: 001601
3) Sign up for orientation (if applicable).
Some graduate programs require attendance of either an online or in-person orientation. Ensure that you check your UWG student email regularly after you have been accepted for possible orientation dates. If your program does not have an orientation, then you can skip this step! Contact us at through the Graduate School Contact Page for more information.
What if your program does not have an orientation but you want to know some basics about UWG? Check out our New Graduate Student Orientation page!
4) If needed, set up housing and a meal plan.
5) Ensure all final transcripts, immunization forms, and your lawful presence verification have been submitted.
If you are experiencing issues during this process, contact the Graduate School directly or reach out using our chat system!