We are thrilled you are considering Kennesaw State University as your college home. We hope you find this information helpful. If you have any questions about completing your application for admission, you can find your counselor on the contact us page.
You should apply for Freshman Admission if you are:
- A senior in high school or
- Graduated high school within the last 5 years and have not enrolled in another college or university after graduating.
You should apply for Transfer Freshman admission if you:
- Graduated from high school in the last five years,
- Attended another college and have earned less than 30 semester hours or 50 quarter hours of transferable college credit.
Homeschool and Architecture applicants must meet additional requirements.find your counselor
First-Year Student Announcement:
First-year students applying to Kennesaw State University for the Spring, Summer, and Fall 2023 semesters may be admitted without an ACT or SAT score if they have a GPA of 3.2 or higher. * Students who have a GPA of less than 3.2 should submit official ACT or SAT scores along with their high school transcript to be considered for admission. All students must be on track to complete the Required High School Curriculum to be admitted. Learn more on the Freshman Requirements Page.
*Kennesaw State calculates your high school GPA for admission based on 17 required high school courses.
Note: Test scores are still required for some scholarships (eg. Zell Miller) and programs
Test scores may also be used for Math placement (see Step 3 on the Math placement page)