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Application Requirements

The first step to becoming a Laker is to apply. Our student body is made up of students entering college at various stages in life. Whether you’re a first-time freshman or a senior citizen seeking an opportunity to complete a degree, we make the admissions process easy!

Test Optional Note

For the Spring 2021, Summer 2021, and Fall 2021 terms, Clayton State University has implemented a Test Optional policy for students applying for Freshman, Freshman Transfer (less than 30 semester/45 quarter hours of transferable college credit), and Dual Enrollment admission. These applicants are not required to submit SAT/ACT/Accuplacer scores and will be reviewed for admission on high school and collegiate coursework and grade point averages from official transcripts.