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From your peers to faculty to advisors and other campus staff members, everyone at Clayton State is part of a time-honored tradition of supporting dreams. No matter where you’re starting in your academic career—whether undergraduate or graduate—you can count on us on to guide you every step of the way. Select your student type from one of the tiles below to explore application requirements.

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Notice of Availability

The Department of Public Safety is committed to providing Clayton State University with a safe environment conducive to the goal of education. Although reported crime at Clayton State is relatively low, it is important for students, faculty, staff, and visitors to remember we are not immune from criminal activity.  Clayton State University publishes an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report. The report contains information regarding campus safety and security. The report also contains information about crime statistics for the three most recent calendar years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus. The report contains fire statistics for any fires occurring in campus student housing facility during the three most recent calendar years. If you would like to receive a paper copy of the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, please visit Public Safety at Edgewater Hall. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at the following link:  Annual Security and Fire Safety Report.