I’m Accepted! What’s Next?

Welcome, New Wildcat!

You’re accepted to Fort Valley State University. . . What’s next?


Activate your MyFVSU account

Activate your MyFVSU account by clicking on MyFVSU tab.  Be sure to check your FVSU email often so you don’t miss out on exciting updates from the university!  Your MyFVSU email account is the official communication method for the university.

Confirm Your Acceptance

Complete the Confirm your acceptance form.

Get Help to Pay for College

Follow the simple steps to apply for financial aid at http://www.fvsu.edu/financial-aid-steps/ . Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), get started at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our school code is 001566.

Register for an Enrollment 101 (Orientation) Session

Enrollment 101 is required for all new and transfer students. To register to go to http://www.fvsu.edu/orientation.

Register for your Classes

Contact University College. Call (478) 822-1070 or by email at academicadvising@fvsu.edu.

Apply to live on the main campus

FVSU requires that all students live on campus until they are 21 or have earned 60 credit hours.  To apply for housing, you should log in to your MyFVSU, choose Student Services and then FVSU Campus Housing.  You will see a link for StarRez and should then choose Application in the top left corner to begin the application.  You will be required to pay a nonrefundable $200 reservation fee as part of the online application.  Learn more about living on campus by visiting https://www.fvsu.edu/residential-life.   (For full policy, visit https://fvsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/On-Campus-Residency-Requirement-and-Exemption-Policy.pdf).

Submit your Residence Documents

Submit your lawful presence document (copy of driver’s license, a certified copy of the birth certificate, etc.) to admissions@fvsu.edu ; to determine In-State, Out-of-State or Border Waiver Tuition Rates Classification.

Beginning Freshmen & Transfer Students

For newly high school grads, submit your final high school transcript with graduation date and for transfer students submit all college transcript with final semester grades to admissions@fvsu.edu before the start of class.

Pay Tuition & Fees

Tuition must be paid in full by the payment deadline. If financial aid does not cover your full tuition and fees, you must pay the remaining balance by noon on the payment deadline day. Visit the academic calendar for the most current deadline dates.