In order to be considered for admission to the GMC Corps of Cadets you should follow the application procedures listed below:
All required supporting documentation should be mailed to this address:
Georgia Military College
Office of Admissions
201 East Greene Street
Milledgeville, Georgia 31061
Admissions Process Step by Step:
Apply for admissions by clicking the Red “Start New Application” button in the top right-hand corner.
When you are prepared to “Submit” your completed application, you can use a debit/credit card to pay the non-refundable $35 application fee online.
High School Students:
You need to submit your current official high school transcripts if you are still in high school and upon graduating send the final transcript to the admissions office.
You need to submit your official high school and college transcript to the admissions office.
Home Schooled Students :
If you are a home schooled student, you should provide the following supporting documentation to the Office of Admissions to complete your application for admission:
a) Combined SAT scores (Critical Reading/Math) of 920 or ACT Composite score of 19
b) A List of all completed coursework
c) A bibliography of textbooks and assigned readings used
d) A writing sample
e) Official GED Transcript
Submit your standardized test scores to the admissions office in order to be able to register for classes. If your scores do not meet certain standards, you will be notified that you have to take the Accuplacer test.
Log on to www.fafsa.ed.gov to complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) for the 2018-19 school year.
-Use school financial aid code: 001571
Login to Georgia Futures at www.gafutures.org to complete the Georgia Tuition equalization Grant (GTEG).
Once your FAFSA has been successfully submitted and receive by the school (Generally 5-7 Business Days), you may be selected for verification. Log in to: https://gmc.verifymyfafsa.com to find out if you need to complete the verification process of your FAFSA.
Once your FAFSA has been awarded a dollar amount, contact financial aid to put your payment in place for the upcoming term. Financial Aid Homepage
GMC requires that most first-time freshman and some transfer students take a placement test to ensure proper placement into college coursework. For more information on placement tests and preparing for them, please click here. Students who do not score high enough on the placement tests will be required to take remedial courses. Please take the time to prepare for your test.
- If you have never attended college – If you have the following test scores, you are exempt from placement testing:
- SAT Critical Reading score of 480 or greater within five years from date of application
- New SAT (after March 2016) Reading score of 26 or greater within five years from date of application
- ACT English score of 20 or greater within five years from date of application
- SAT mathematics score of 440 or greater within five years from date of application
- New SAT (after March 2016) Math score of 24 or greater within five years from date of application
- ACT mathematics score of 18 or greater within five years from date of application
- If you are transferring from another college – If you have English 101 and Math 109 (or equivalent) at you previous institution, you may be exempt from placement testing.
As a cadet, you are required to provide certain medical documentation to include your medical history, a completed physical examination and immunizations to live on campus. Go to the link below and complete the required medical documents as required for all cadets.
Those who have completed U.S. Basic Training and/or Advanced Individual Training (AIT) or have complete MEPS or DODMERB physical though Army ROTC/USCGA may provide copies of the DD Form 214 and enlistment contract with all attachments if available.
Bring a copy of all documents with you upon arrival at Baugh Barracks on move in day.
∗∗NOTE∗∗ Based on the specific cadet program you are applying for, there may be different medical documentation requirements, so be sure to review the complete document and follow the instructions provided. If you have questions, please contact the GMC Office of Admissions or GMC Health Services.
You must complete all previous step successfully to register for classes as a cadet. Once you have done so and have your financial plan in place contact the registration office at 478-387-4958/4959 to register for classes as a cadet
How to Login Your Student Account:
Click here to login to your student portal. Your username is your first initial, your last name, followed by your birth date. Your password is the last 7 digits of your social security number.
Example: John Doe DOB: 06/14/75 SSN: 152394625
Corps of Cadets Start Dates:
Fall Quarter ………………….. 3rd week in August
Winter Quarter ………………..2nd week in November
Spring Quarter ………………..4th week in February
*Summer Quarter enrollment. No new non-football cadets will be enrolled during the summer quarter, as there is no cadet training being conducted on campus during the summer term. Those new applicants who have been identified by the GMC Athletic Department as preferred scholarship athletes will be notified about their enrollment status. These students will be informed of the application deadlines for the summer quarter and the requirements to enroll as an on-campus student.
Cadet Residence Policy:
The Corps of Cadets is a residential leadership experience which requires all Cadets to live in a student-led military environment. Therefore, students in the Corps of Cadets must be enrolled as full time students and live on campus in the cadet barracks. Cadets may live off-campus if they reside at the permanent legal residence of their parent(s) or grandparent(s) within Baldwin, Jones, Putnam, Hancock, Wilkinson counties; or are married; or are 21 years of age or older. The decision to allow a student to live off campus as a cadet is made by the Commandant of Cadets
Cadet Age Restrictions:
Applicants must be between the ages of 17 and 26 to be a member of the GMC Corps of Cadets. Certain exceptions can be considered based on a variety of factors such as previous military experience and the military program an applicant is eligible for.