New Transfer Students

Congratulations on your admission to Georgia’s Public Liberal Arts University.

The steps below are things to remember that will help you through your post-acceptance. Some of this information will be within your acceptance package.

Steps To Becoming a Bobcat

Your PAWS account will allow you to pay your confirmation and housing deposits, INTRO, print your schedule, find your advisor, access financial aid awards, pay for your classes, view course offerings and much more!

Visit http://unify.gcsu.edu/
Select “Initial Student Access” icon
Refer to your acceptance letter for your GCID number and GC email address
Complete the information and select submit
You will be brought back to the main unify.gcsu.edu page
Select the “MyPassword” tab along the top bar
Select “Set or Change Enrollment” to enroll in the system by setting unique security questions
You will be brought back to the main unify.gcsu.edu page
Now you are ready to log in and explore the virtual world of GC!

For questions about creating your account, contact our Serve Help Desk at: serve@gcsu.edu or (478) 445-7378.

INTRO is our registration process for all new transfers. Using preferences you indicate on your INTRO form, an advisor will register you for classes based on those preferences, your chosen major and available courses.

Once you have submitted the INTRO Course Preference Form, an advisor in your major department will create your schedule. Approximately 10-15 business days after you submit, you will receive an e-mail at your Georgia College Bobcats e-mail account to let you know that your schedule is complete. At that time, you will be able to view your schedule online.

Visit http://unify.gcsu.edu/
Enter your GC email address and Unify password
Access PAWS from the third tab at the top or from the PAWS icon under the student tab
Choose “Menu for New and Returning Students” tab
Select “INTRO- New Transfer Student Intent to Enroll”
Select the term you are attending and follow the on-screen instructions.
Before finalizing your preferences, review them carefully as you may INTRO only once.

For questions about INTRO, contact The Center for Student Success at: success@gcsu.edu or (478) 445-2361.

Visit http://unify.gcsu.edu/
Enter your GC email address and Unify password
Access PAWS from the third tab at the top or from the PAWS icon under the student tab
Select “Student Services” tab
Choose “Registration”
Select “GCSU Printable Schedule” to view your schedule 

 

Visit http://unify.gcsu.edu/
Enter your GC email address and Unify password
Access PAWS from the third tab at the top or from the PAWS icon under the student tab
Choose “Menu for New and Returning Students” tab
Select “Online Housing Application/Contract”
If the application does not open, you will need to allow pop-ups for the site. Select the term that you are applying for and follow the on-screen instructions
Choose “Housing Application” located between the GCSU logo and The Max logo
Select the term that you are applying for and follow the on-screen instructions

For questions about the housing contract, the $200 deposit or $35 application fee, contact University Housing at: housing@gcsu.edu or (478) 445-5160.

After submitting your tuition deposit, other final steps include:\

Complete the FAFSA and/or GSFAPPS by July 1 ((November 1 for spring admitted students)
Provide Verification of Lawful Presence by July 1 (December 1 for spring admitted students)
Complete your certificate of immunization, emergency contact form, and special assistance request(found in admission packet)
Register for New Student Orientation
Request your final college transcript be sent to Georgia College prior to August 1. Official copies should be sent to admissions@gcsu.edu or GC Office of Admissions, Campus Box 023, Milledgeville, GA 31061