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Consolidation

Consolidating Armstrong State University & Georgia Southern University

On Dec. 12, the University System of Georgia Board of Regents approved resolutions making the consolidation Armstrong State University and Georgia Southern University official as of Jan. 1, 2018. The new, consolidated institution will be Georgia Southern University.

To ensure access to the most up-to-date information:

  • Current Armstrong State Students:
    Continue to access services for the Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 terms through the Armstrong State site at www.armstrong.edu. Information about the Fall 2018 semester enrollment in classes will be provided through email and information on both sites over the coming weeks and months as class registration for fall begins later this spring.
  • Current Georgia Southern Students:
    Continue to access information at GeorgiaSouthern.edu. Services at the new Armstrong Campus in Savannah and Liberty Campus in Hinesville will be detailed as it becomes available over the coming weeks and months.
  • New Students (Fall 2018) for Georgia Southern University:
    Access all information at GeorgiaSouthern.edu. Admissions information about all three of Georgia Southern’s campuses — the Armstrong Campus in Savannah, the Statesboro Campus and the Liberty Campus in Hinesville — is available at GeorgiaSouthern.edu/admissions (undergraduate students) or GeorgiaSouthern.edu/cogs (graduate students).

 

How to Apply

Apply to the Campus You Plan to Attend
Remember to pay close attention to the programs/majors offered on each campus. These should help guide your decision in which campus to attend.


Spring & Summer 2018 Term


Fall 2018 Term

Applicants should only apply once to either Georgia Southern or Armstrong State. Do not apply to both campuses.

July 2017 – February 2018

Late February 2018 Forward

  • Apply to the new Georgia Southern University and choose your campus on the last page of your application – Statesboro, Armstrong, or Liberty.

The consolidation of Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University is pending approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges and the University System of Georgia Board of Regents.

Choosing Your Campus

Many things will factor into your decision of which campus to attend. Here are a few things we suggest you consider.

 


The consolidation of Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University is pending approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges and the University System of Georgia Board of Regents.

Timeline
  • Mid-July 2017 – Apply to Georgia Southern’s Statesboro campus by completing the Georgia Southern application.
  • August 1, 2017 – Apply to Georgia Southern’s Armstrong or Liberty campus by completing the Armstrong State application
  • January 2018 – Anticipated official consolidation when the NEW Georgia Southern University is formed! You will begin to see only one Georgia Southern presence at college fairs, on our website, etc. representing all campuses.
  • Late February 2018 – All new students applying for fall 2018 will submit an application to the new Georgia Southern and choose their desired campus on that one application. If you have already applied to Georgia Southern or Armstrong, or are currently enrolled, you do not have to reapply.

Last updated: 4/12/2018