Admissions Process and Requirements

Conditional transfer students can be conditionally admitted to UWG and are able to register for Housing and Orientation. If you are in progress to thirty transferable credit hours, apply and officially submit your in progress transcript. No need to wait until the end of the semester.

A transfer applicant must submit the following items before an admissions decision can be made:

  1. Application for Undergraduate Admissions
  2. $40 non-refundable application fee (If mailing a paper application, please do not mail cash payment.) If you qualify use the NACAC Transfer fee waiver and email to See if you qualify and get more information here.
  3. Official transcript(s) from each college previously attended (if applicable)
  4. Official, preliminary transcript from the college that you are currently attending with your classes currently in progress

Apply Online

University of West Georgia Application for Admission, accompanied by $40 non-refundable application fee. 

If mailing a paper application, please do not mail cash payment.

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A transfer applicant must meet the following admission criteria:

  • Cumulative grade point average of 2.00 on all attempted transferrable coursework
  • Be in-progress toward completion of 30 transferrable earned hours

Send Documents The Right Way

If you are not sure how to send your missing documents/supplemental items, please email or call 678-839-5600.

College Transcripts

All college transcripts must be official in order for you to receive an admission decision. You may mail your transcripts or drop them off in person, as long as they remain in the original, sealed envelope from the school. You may also send official transcripts through an electronic transcript service, such as Parchment, eScrip-Safe, or National Clearinghouse. Please do not fax or email transcripts.


Other Documents

The following items may be faxed, emailed, mailed, delivered in person, or uploaded to your application online: West in Thirty participation agreements, transfer conditional acceptance contracts, social security cards, permanent resident cards, lawful presence verification (excluding birth certificates), judicial questionnaires, and application update forms.

Check Your Application Status

To review your required missing documents & supplemental items, check when your documents have been received, or view your admission decision, login to your Begin West account.

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Reach Out With Questions

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Office of Admissions

PhonePhone: 678-839-5600
FaxFax: 678-839-4747

University of West Georgia
Office of Admissions
1601 Maple Street
Carrollton, GA 30118