Admissions Information

We're excited that you are considering The Advanced Academy of Georgia at The University of West Georgia! Each semester exceptional students from across the extended West Georgia area attend the Advanced Academy. The Academy provides a unique early entrance to college opportunity in a fully immersed university setting for students who are looking to accelerate their education while learning and actively participating in an academically enriched environment.

Fall 2016 Priority Deadline: March 1, 2016

Fall 2016 Final Deadline: June 1, 2016

All students who are interested in attending The Academy must first apply. Below are the steps to a successful application:

  1. Make sure you meet the minimum admissions criteria.
    • 3.5 unweighted, academic high school GPA
    • and 1 of the 4 following minimum test scores*:
    • (1) 1650 Composite SAT score OR 25 Composite ACT score
    • (2) 600 SAT Critical Reading score OR 26 ACT English score
    • (3) 600 SAT Math score OR 26 ACT Math score
    • (4) 600 SAT Writing score OR 26 ACT Writing score
    • *Note: University minimum scores must be met in all areas (SAT 430 Critical Reading/ACT 17 English and SAT 410 Math/ACT 17 Math)
    • If you do not have a high school GPA (entering 9th grade with no high school GPA established), you must meet 2 of the 4 test score requirements.
  2. If you have not yet taken the SAT or ACT, sign up to do so:
    • SAT Planning Information
    • ACT Planning Information
  3. Fill out and submit a UWG application.
    • Available on the UWG Admissions website
    • On your application, you should select that you are applying to UWG as Dual Enrolled student
  4. Ask questions!