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  • To avoid late charges, the fee payment deadline is Monday, August 3
  • Higher Grounds Cafe proudly serving Starbucks coffee opens Fall 2015
  • FL, AL, SC residents will pay in-state tuition beginning Fall 2015
  • Record 83 GSW Student-Athletes Named to PBC Presidential Honor Roll
  • Graduate school at GSW
  • GSW ranked Georgia's best value among small colleges
New coffee shop - Higher Grounds Cafe - opening Fall 2015

Beginning Fall 2015, Georgia Southwestern State University will have a new coffee shop in the Marshall Student Center. What was formerly known as "Java City" will now be called "Higher Grounds Cafe," and it will "proudly serve Starbucks coffee." The new coffee offering was based on a student brand survey conducted last year.

GSW Public Safety hosts ALERRT training session on campus

AMERICUS (July 31, 2015)—The Department of Public Safety at Georgia Southwestern State University hosted Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) recently allowing local and regional law enforcement personnel to earn Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST).

Georgia Southwestern ranks 11th on list of schools with most affordable HR degrees

AMERICUS (July 24, 2015) – Georgia Southwestern State University has recently ranked 11th on the 50 Most Affordable Small Colleges for an HR Degree 2015 list assembled by Georgia Southwestern was one of only two Georgia colleges that made the list, ranking ahead of Brenau University.

Georgia Southwestern collaborates with Peacebuilders Camp at Koinonia Farm

AMERICUS (July 22, 2015) – Georgia Southwestern State University is not just broadening the perspectives of its own students but also for a younger generation, as it recently collaborated with Peacebuilders Camp at Koinonia Farm to provide a day of education and fun for middle school-aged campers on Friday, July 17, 2015.

Information for Graduates

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GSW web-based services down Sunday, June 7

Georgia Southwestern’s servers and web-based services (located in the Business/History/Political Science Building) will be down Sunday, June 7 for approximately 6-8 hours – 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Information session for adult learners set for Tuesday, June 9

The Admissions Office of Georgia Southwestern State University will be holding an information session for interested adult learners on returning to college and the “Go Back. Move Ahead.” initiative on Tuesday, June 9 at 6 p.m. in the Nursing Auditorium of the Rosalynn Carter Health and Human Sciences Complex. 

GSW summer camps heat up later in May

Every summer, Georgia Southwestern State University hosts a number of summer camps for local youth. The University's first camp will commence the week of May 25.

Order Photos from Spring Commencement

Interested in ordering photos taken during graduation? Visit, review the galleries and place your order.


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GSW Foundation
The purpose of the foundation is "to promote in various ways the cause of higher education in the State of Georgia, with particular emphasis on the development of Georgia Southwestern State University."

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Griffin Bell Golf Links
Griffin Bell Golf Links is a public 18-hole golf course owned and operated by Georgia Southwestern State University.

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Windows to the World
The purpose of this plan is to introduce students to a variety of geographical, cultural and social experiences in order to broaden their understanding of the world in which they live. Windows to the World has a world-wide and local focus.

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