How to Apply

If you would like to download a printable form of this checklist, click here.

Click on the arrows next to each step to see more information.

To check your application status – please contact STC Admissions. If you applied prior to 02/23/22, please contact STC Admissions to check your admissions status. If you applied on or after 02/23/22, please check your Student Application Portal. If you need to update your semester, please log into your Student Application Portal or contact STC Admissions to assist you with this process.

CLICK HERE to apply and create an account.  Get started now! There is a non-refundable $25.00 application fee for new and transfer students, which must be paid online by either a check or credit card. Dual Enrollment students do not pay the application fee.

You do not need to fill out more than 1 application per year. If you need to update your semester, contact admissions.

If you need to update your major, click here.

Required Documentation: All four of these documentation requirements must be met in order to register for classes:

  1. Proof of Lawful Presence
  2. Proof of Georgia Residency(to qualify for in-state tuition rate)
  3. Official High School /GED Transcripts
  4. Official College Transcripts if you want to receive transfer credit, exemption from testing, or financial aid.

**Due to Covid-19 we are accepting unofficial transcripts at this time.**

**Documents are only considered official if they are received electronically directly from the institution or in a sealed envelope from the institution.**

(All documents can be mailed to Attn: Admissions 5717 White Bluff Rd, Savannah, GA 31405. Official high school transcripts can be sent electronically to Admissions at When ordering official college transcripts, just choose Savannah Technical College from the transcript service’s or other college’s website.)


The following applicants will not have to take a placement exam:

  • Applicants with a high school diploma and an overall/cumulative high school GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Applicants enrolling into a certificate or diploma program who have completed high school or earned a GED (no GPA minimum; transcript required)
  • Applicants who enroll in a program that does not require a high school diploma or GED completion (i.e.: Commercial Truck Driving, Nurse Aide)
  • If an applicant has one of the following, we request transcripts/score reports to be submitted to Admissions:
    • GED, PSAT, SAT, ACT, ASSET, ACCUPLACER, or COMPASS test results (refer to the program web page for specific scores)
    • Applicants who have completed an English and Math course with a grade of “C” or better from a previously attended post-secondary institution.

Students who cannot provide the items listed above will be required to take a placement exam or submit alternate test scores.

Please click the following link to view our Student ID policy during the COVID-19 pandemic:

Student ID Policy

Online Orientation:

Due to Covid-19 our orientation sessions have been moved online. You can view the Online Orientation at the following link to learn more about Savannah Technical College and the enrollment process.

New and Returning Student Orientation

If you are a Dual Enrollment (High School) student, click the link below for the Dual Enrollment Orientation:

Dual Enrollment Orientation


  • If you stopped attending STC for one or more semesters, you must re-apply for admission, pay the non-refundable re-admit fee of $10.00, and provide official copies of college transcripts for any colleges you attended during the separation. You may also be required to provide lawful presence and Georgia residency documentation.
  • If you have not attended STC in the last five years, you will be required to submit a new complete set of admission documentation.

After completing your application you must register and pay for your classes. Click here for information about registration and financial aid.