Application Information

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Thank you for choosing Georgia Highlands College!

IMPORTANT: Before clicking the "Apply Now" button to begin your application to Georgia Highlands College (GHC), you are strongly encouraged to read the following application information.

Welcome to Georgia Highlands College, a four-year University System of Georgia institution located in Northwest Georgia. Over 6,000 students currently attend GHC at one of six instructional sites located in Rome, Cartersville, Marietta, Dallas, and Douglasville, as well as online. To learn more about the educational opportunities at Georgia Highlands College, please visit

 Application Deadlines

Semester / Term

Deadline Date


July 15th


December 1st


May 15th

1. Apply ONLINE (click blue button) and pay the $30.00 non-refundable application fee.

2. Submit ALL official high school and/or college transcripts directly to GHC.

3. Submit ALL official test scores (ACT, SAT, or Accuplacer) directly to GHC.

    • If you will be using an ACT or SAT application fee waiver, email your fee waiver form to to receive a fee waiver code to be used in the online application portal.
    • Official ACT or SAT scores must be sent directly to GHC in order to use the fee waiver.

   4. Submit Verification of Lawful Presence

    5. Submit Certificate of Immunization

    6. Apply for Financial Aid

    • Federal School Code: 009507


Need Assistance?

Please submit your questions to the GHC online ticketing system via the "Need Help? GHC 411" link located throughout the GHC website or by clicking here.

— Last updated by Georgia Highlands College on 9/17/2018 2:13PM PST

Contact Us

Georgia Highlands College
Office of Admissions
3175 Cedartown Highway
Rome, GA 30161

(706) 295-6339
(706) 295-6341


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