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Earn college credit while still in high school.
The University of West Georgia allows early entrance through the Dual Enrollment program for academic acceleration to talented high school students.
Dual Enrollment students can take classes in the Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters. Homeschooled students may also be considered if they meet Dual Enrollment admission requirements. If you do not attend a Georgia high school, contact the Dual Enrollment Office to check if you are eligible.
Dual Enrollment Information
UWG ADMISSION Requirements
**Note: Following guidance from the University System of Georgia, the University of West Georgia will waive ACT and SAT test score requirements for prospective 10th, 11th, and 12th grade dual enrollment students for Summer and Fall 2021 admission. Please note that the Georgia Student Finance Commission will require 10th grade students to meet SAT or ACT test requirements to receive state funding.
Steps to Apply:
Complete an online UWG Dual Enrollment Application (Students must be the 10th, 11th, or 12th grades to participate in the Dual Enrollment program)
Submit an Official High School Transcript (Students must have an academic GPA of at least 3.0 for acceptance)
- Complete the GAFutures Funding Application
- Submit Verification of Lawful Presence
- Submit Immunization Records
The Georgia Student Finance Commission provides tuition and mandatory fees for dual enrollment students enrolled in up to 15 credit hours per semester in courses selected from an approved list.
Other expenses, including lab fees, course supplies, meals, transportation and personal expenses, are the responsibility of the student and his or her parent(s) or guardian(s).
Additional credit hours and classes not on the approved course list must be paid out of pocket. Classes taken from the approved course list do not count against HOPE scholarship hours.
Looking to Stay west?
Click here to fill out a Prior UWG Enrolled Application (it's free!) and you'll receive more information as you move through the process.