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Preview Day at GSW

Join us for a Saturday Preview Day and get a snapshot of life at Georgia Southwestern. Students and parents learn about admissions, financial aid, and scholarships. Attendees also explore academic programs, interact with faculty, and enjoy a student-led campus tour.

Preview Days

  • November 13, 2021
  • February 19, 2022
  • April 23, 2022

If you would like to visit before our scheduled Preview Days, please schedule a Daily Campus Tour. 

 

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Tour Highlights

There’s nothing quite like visiting Georgia Southwestern State University and experiencing our beautiful campus in person! From walking down Hello Walk to planning how you will decorate your room and even interacting with faculty, staff, and current students, our Preview Days will give you a glimpse of the GSW experience.

  • Tour our beautiful, Southern campus
  • Meet faculty in your area of interest
  • Learn about financial aid and university housing

What to Expect

Preview Day begins at 8:30 AM and ends at lunch. Please see the schedule tour below for more detailed information. When arriving on campus, signs will direct you to Preview Day parking near the entrance of the Storm Dome. Following the tour, we invite you to enjoy lunch on campus or at one of Americus's great local restaurants. A list of local eateries will be provided at Preview Day.

Preview Day Schedule

8:30 AM

Check-In and Campus Resource Fair, Student Success Center Lobby

  • Visit with faculty and staff to learn about the various resources available to students at Southwestern.
9:00 AM Welcome, Storm Dome
9:20 AM

Admissions, Residential Living, and Financial Aid, Storm Dome

  • Learn more about the application process, life at GSW, student housing, and how to apply for Financial Aid.
10:00 AM

Academic Information Sessions, Academic Buildings

  • Connect directly with university faculty and learn about GSW's outstanding academic programs.
11:00 AM

Campus Tour

  • Tours include a stop at the freshmen residence hall.
11:30 AM

Student Organization Fair, Marshal Student Center

  • Meet current student leaders and learn more about their organizations.
11:45 PM

Final Questions, Marshal Student Center

  • Have final questions? Students will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with Admissions staff before leaving campus.
  • All juniors, seniors, and transfers attending will receive a free t-shirt.
12:00 PM

FAFSA Workshop (Optional), Canes Central

  • A representative from Georgia Student Finance Commission will assist you in submitting your FAFSA. We encourage you to bring your and your parent's 2020 tax return. It is possible to complete the FAFSA without this information, but the process is easier with the information.

Lunch, Marshal Student Center

  • Be our guest and eat lunch on campus following Preview Day or at one of Americus's great local restaurants. A list of local eateries will be provided at Preview Day. Our dining hall is open for lunch until 2:00 PM.
1:30 PM

Scholarship Drawing

  • Join us live on Instagram to see if you are the lucky high school junior or senior to win our $1000 Preview Day scholarship. Follow @GSWadmissions so you don't miss the drawing.

 

Register for Preview Day