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This is the application for admission to the Adult Degree Program ONLY

If you are applying for the traditional undergraduate program, please use the Traditional Undergraduate Application


Adult Degree Program Application Requirements

A completed application form (applicants must be 22 yrs or older)

Application essay

Official transcripts from all colleges attended OR official high school transcript/official results of GED examination.  These should be sent in a sealed envelope directly to the office of admission.

Office of Admission
Oglethorpe University
Office of Admission
4484 Peachtree Road, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30319



Oglethorpe Adult Degree Program Application for Admission

All fields shown in bold are required.
Type of Application:
Semester of Entrance:

What is your intended major or area of interest?


How did you learn about Oglethorpe University's adult degree program?

Alumni Referral
Online Advertisement
General knowledge
Family or Friend
Email Request
Education Fair
Direct Mail
Email )




Email Address:
First Name: 
Nickname, or Preferred Name:
Middle Name: 
Last Name: 
Maiden Name:
U.S. Social Security #:
Marital Status: Single   Married

NOTE:  Applicants to the adult degree program must be 21 years of age or older. 
Applicants younger than 21 should apply for Oglethorpe's Traditional Undergraduate program instead.


*Date of Birth:
Mailing Address:
(street address, city, state, zip)
Home Telephone:
Cell Telephone:
Are you of Hispanic/Latino ethnicity of any race?
(This information is required by the
Department of Education)
Check all of the following races with which you identify:
(This information is required by the
Department of Education)
American/Alaska Native
Black or African American
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
Religious Preference:
Are you a...
If citizen of other country, please specify:
County and State of Legal Residence:
Do you presently have a U.S. visa?: Yes   No
If yes, what type of visa?:
When does this visa expire?:


Name of Employer:
(street address, city, state, zip)
Work Email:
Work Telephone:
Does your employer provide financial assistance? Yes   No


Emergency Contact:
(street address, city, state, zip)
Home Telephone:
Work Telephone:
Home Email:
Work Email:


Please list all educational institutions you have attended in chronological order, beginning with the most recent school attended.

Name of
Dates of Attendance (From/To) Diploma/
Year of Graduation

Have you previously applied for admission to Oglethorpe University?
Yes   No
If yes, answer the following two questions:
When did you apply? (term/year): 
Have you ever registered for courses or attended Oglethorpe University?:  Yes   No
Do you plan to apply for need-based financial aid? Yes   No

Please list the name and relationship of any family members who have attended Oglethorpe University:

Name Relationship Year of Graduation


Please type a one-to-two page essay (about 750-1000 words) letting us know something about you that we may not learn from any other parts of your application.  For example, you may want to tell us why you would like to complete your undergraduate education at Oglethorpe University, or you may elaborate on your career goals.   

By submitting this form, I verify that all the above information
is correct to the best of my knowledge.
Providing incomplete or inaccurate information may be cause for immediate dismissal.  If accepted at Oglethorpe University, I agree that, during such time as I may be enrolled as a student, I will abide by all rules, regulations, practices and policies of the University as they may be at the time of admission or as they may be changed during my continuance as a student.

It is the policy of Oglethorpe University that discrimination against any individual for reason of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age or physical disability is specifically prohibited.  Oglethorpe does not discriminate against otherwise qualified individuals in the administration of its educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, or other school administrated programs.

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