Applying To College

Seniors: How Do I Apply To College? 

 

1. Submit an application for admission.
2. Submit an official high school transcript.
3. Submit official SAT or ACT test scores (Must be requested directly from the testing agency). 
4. Request teacher or counselor recommendations in a timely manner (if required).

 

All Current Students

On July 26, 2016 GAcollege411.org became GAfutures.org.  If you have not used your GAcollege411 account within 18 months, you must create a new account on GAfutures.org

Once you create your GAfutures account, please update your profile to ensure your demographic information is correct:

Log on to www.GAfutures.org 

Click on My GAfutures

Click on Profile

Scroll down to Profile and make any necessary changes or updates.  Please make sure your profile contains your first, middle and last name; DOB, Social Security Number and correct address.  

Please update your email address with an address you check often.  Your gilmerschools.com address will not allow external emails, so please choose an email address other than your school email.  

Once you have entered or corrected all information on that page, scroll down and check the Terms of Use acknowledgement and click Save Profile. 

Your profile is now up to date and ready to use!

 

Current Students Applying to Georgia Colleges:

 

Log on to www.GAfutures.org 

Click on College Planning

Click on College Applications

Type in the name of your college (i.e. Andrew College) and click Go

Click on Apply

The application will open in a new window.  Read the information and scroll to the bottom of the page.

Click on Begin Application

Once you have completed and submitted your application, take the next step and send your transcript.

 

Current Students Requesting Transcripts to be Sent to Georgia Colleges:


Log on to www.GAfutures.org 

Click on College Planning

Click on High School Transcripts

Select your college from the drop down box

Select your college from the drop down box and complete the remainder of the form.  

Click Send.  

Do not request your transcript until you have submitted your college application for admission.