Instructions for Non-UGA Students

Applying to UGA as a Transient Student (Undergraduates)

 

  1. Do NOT submit the on-line application! 
  2. Go to http://www1.admissions.uga.edu/pdf/transfer_app.pdf   
  3. Print the pdf version of the application and complete it. Check ‘summer transient’ for Maymester and Summer programs. Also, at the top of your application, write UGA-Moroocco Maymester Program; Co-Director, Dr. Godlas, Religion Dept., UGA
  4. Attach a letter of good standing or an official transcript from your home institution.
  5. Send the completed application plus the $50 application fee to Dr. Godlas, Co-Director, UGA-Morocco Program; Dept. of Religion, University of Georgia; Athens, GA 30602-1625. NOTE If it is later than February 15, you must express mail your Transit Student application and $50 transit application fee to Dr. Godlas.
  6. Also, in addition to the Transit Student Application, all non-UGA students must fill out the Mandatory Certificate of Immunization form (and obtain the signature of your physician or health care provider, which can be your university health center) and send it in to Dr. Godlas. If it is later than February 15, you can either express mail your completed form to Dr. Godlas or FAX it to him at 706-542-6724. If you FAX it, you must call 706-542-5356 to confirm that all pages of the completed Certificate of Immunization have been received and are legible. Dr. Godlas, on your behalf, will turn in the Transit Student Application (to the Office of Admissions) and the Mandatory Certificate of Immunization (to the UGA Student Health Center). He will then be able to register you for your classes.  
  7. Note: Students who are neither Georgia residents, nor currently enrolled in a University System of Georgia institution will need to pay an additional fee of $125 to the program at the time the program fee is due.


 

Instructions for Non-UGA Students

Applying to UGA as a Transient Student (Graduates)

 

  1. If you are currently enrolled in a graduate program in the U.S., you can apply to UGA as a transient student.
  2. Go to https://applyweb.com/apply/ugg to complete the Online Graduate Application. You must establish an account in order to do this. You may want to look at the website's instructions and tips for filling out the online application: http://www.applyweb.com/instructions?ugg
  3. Be sure to select transient status.
  4. It is easiest to pay the $50 application fee by credit card.
  5. Submit a letter of good standing.  You do not need to send a copy of your transcript or proof of the highest degree you have received.  You do not need to submit GRE scores to be admitted as a transient student.
  6. In addition to the Graduate School’s requirements (listed above), you will need to submit additional documents requested by the academic department that is sponsoring the program.  Contact your program director for further details.
  7. If you are not currently enrolled in a graduate program in the U.S. or if you will complete your graduate program before the study abroad program begins, you will need to enroll as a Non-degree seeking student.  You will need to apply on-line and select non-degree status.  You will also need to submit proof of the highest degree you have earned and provide any documentation provided by the department.
  8. Note: Students who are neither Georgia residents, nor currently enrolled in a University System of Georgia institution will need to pay an additional fee of $125 to the program at the time the program fee is due.