POUNCE is our registration process for all newly admitted freshmen. Using preferences you indicate on your POUNCE form, an advisor will register you for classes based on those preferences, your chosen major and available courses.
Note: POUNCE is for newly admitted freshmen only
In order to participate in POUNCE, your $200 non-refundable admissions confirmation deposit must be paid. Confirmation deposit information was included in your acceptance package. Please allow up to two business days for the credit of your confirmation deposit to be processed.
- Use your web browser to go to Unify and login.
- Click on PAWS.
- In PAWS, choose the "Menu for New and Returning Students" tab.
- Choose the POUNCE Registration link.
- Follow the directions provided to complete the form.
- Before finalizing your preferences, review them carefully as you may POUNCE only once.
- Submit form.
For questions about the POUNCE Course Preference Form, contact The Academic Advising Center at: email@example.com or (478) 445-2361.
How to View Your Schedule
Once you have submitted the POUNCE Course Preference Form, an advisor in your major department will create your schedule. Approximately 10-15 business days after you submit your POUNCE Course Preference Form, 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 on line.
- Login to Unify then PAWS using the instructions above.
- Select the "Student Services" tab.
- Choose "Registration" from this list.
- Click on "GCSU Printable Schedule" to view your schedule.
Note: Locations are subject to change. Remember to re-print your schedule at the beginning of the semester
Advanced Credit and Dual Enrollment
Credits may be awarded by examination toward a bachelors degree provided that the scores meet established standards. We recognize that many students have gained relevant knowledge and experience which can be applied to an academic curriculum. In all cases, students must have an official score report sent to Georgia College for evaluation of credit. information about advanced credit can be found here
Official college transcripts for Dual Enrollment courses must be sent to Georgia College prior to July 15. Official copies should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or GC Office of Admissions, Campus Box 023, Milledgeville, GA 31061
Frequently Asked Questions
Log in to Unify, the click on PAWS. Choose the "Menu for New and Returning Students" tab then select "POUNCE Schedule Change Request Form". Your request will be forwarded to an advisor who will review your schedule and make any necessary adjustments. You will be notified via your Georgia College Bobcats e-mail account within 10 business days of any adjustments.
- Click on this link: https://webcape.org/nwcregister.php
- Select Georgia College & State University from the dropdown menu and click GO.
- Enter password: fall2010
- Select the exam you need to take by language, enter your information and begin the exam.
When you complete it, you will want to screenshot the results page so that you can share the outcome with your advisor and/or instructor.
Note: Students planning to take multiple language courses, for example German and Spanish, must take the CAPE for each language, unless they have never taken classes in that language at the high school or university level.
Test results will be displayed after the completion of the test and posted to your student file. Students may wish to print a copy of the test score, as the score is not visible in PAWS after exiting the test results screen. Academic advisors, Language Coordinators, and the WLC Administrative Assistant have access to CAPE scores.
If, after submitting your POUNCE form, you need to make changes for other reasons such as changing your major, program participation (Honors, Athletics, Ensemble, or Theatre Productions), accommodations, or math placement you should submit a POUNCE Schedule Change Request Form.
To submit a Change Request: Log in to Unify, then PAWS. Choose the "Menu for New and Returning Students" tab then select "POUNCE Schedule Change Request Form". An advisor will review your schedule and make adjustments based on the practice or rehearsal times of your group. You will be notified via your Georgia College e-mail account within 10 business days of any adjustments.