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Congratulations on your acceptance!

Offers & Replies

Acceptance Contract 
To accept our offer of admission, please submit your Admissions Acceptance Contract and official final transcripts (if necessary) to the address below, or electronically to

Augusta University
The Office of Academic Admissions
1120 15th Street, Benet House
Augusta, Georgia 30912

Submit Outstanding Documentation 
Please submit any final transcripts and other documentation as required by your program not yet submitted (e.g. criminal background checks, licensures, etc.).

Things to Do

We are happy that you will joining our graduate school community this year. To ensure a smooth entrance to Augusta University there are a number of things you will need to do before you arrive. 

 Accepted Checklist 

Do you have a Parking Pass? Are you up on your Immunizations? Do you know how to register for classes? How about on-campus housing? Or financial aid?

Be sure you are ready for your first day of classes by completing the requirements for graduate students on the new student checklist. 

 Accepted Checklist >>

Technical Standards

Review the Technical Standards for admission to, retention in and graduation from academic programs in The Graduate School, and submit the online form before the first day of the semester you will start.

Individual programs may have additional standards that also must be met.

Technical Standards >>


Criminal Background Check Requirement

All Graduate Nursing and Education Programs are required to pass a criminal background check.

Per the Augusta University Applicant Criminal Background Check Policy, final admission and enrollment for all graduate nursing and education programs are conditional on the completion of a criminal background check with results deemed acceptable to the applicable college/program’s professional standards.

Failure to complete the required background check, provide information necessary to conduct the background check, or provide false or misleading information, may disqualify applicants from final admission and matriculation into the program and University.

Instructions for completing criminal background checks will be provided to applicants upon acceptance into these programs. For further information on the policy including the policy statement, reason for the policy, authorization process, process/procedures, and review process, please refer to the Applicant Criminal Background Check Policy.


International Applicants

If you accept our offer of admission, you will need to complete the required documentation for the processing of your international paperwork. Please see the International Applicant page for additional information.


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