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August 19 & 20

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Georgian Court is conducting in-person classes as scheduled. Following CDC guidance, face coverings are required indoors and health precautions are in place in terms of cleaning and ventilation. Beginning in the Fall 2021 semester, COVID-19 vaccinations will be required for resident students before check-in and all other students are required to be vaccinated by October 1, 2021. All faculty and staff are strongly advised to get vaccinated.

Please regularly check GCU e-mails and https://georgian.edu/health-services/coronavirus/ for the most up-to-date information. Download the CampusClear app, which must be completed every day that you are on campus.

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Possibility

When you expand your sense of what is possible, you’ll go beyond simply reaching your potential. You’ll redefine what that is and become the best version of yourself. At Georgian Court University, we’ll help you do just that. Our goal is to prepare you for both a rewarding career and a meaningful life as an engaged citizen. We’re confident you’ll change the world for the better.

Welcome to
Georgian Court University

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Check out our welcome video to get a glimpse of all that Georgian Court has to offer.

JOIN OUR COMMUNITY OF SCHOLARSHIP, EMPOWERMENT, AND FRIENDSHIP.

Why
Georgian
Court?

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Strong outcomes
Our graduates earn $10,000 more than expected 10 years after graduation.
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Affordability
More than 98% of our students receive generous financial aid.
Committed community
We’re here to help you become your best self with committed faculty and academic support services.
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Diversity
GCU is a welcoming place for all students, regardless of their background.
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Values-based education
Live and learn in a community guided by the Mercy values of respect, justice, compassion, service, and integrity.
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Location
Our beautiful campus is near the Jersey Shore and just an hour from NYC and Philly.

Admissions

Everything You Need to know About Admissions

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FIRST-YEAR
STUDENTS

We’ve made applying easier than ever. While there is no deadline, we encourage you to apply by November 15 for priority consideration.

Changing the world starts on a beautiful campus, where you can choose from more than 30 majors, join any of 60+ clubs and explore your life’s passion every day.

Transfer
Students

GCU is known as one of the most “transfer-friendly” universities in New Jersey. You’ll find your place here, no matter where you’re coming from.

 

 

GCU is known as one of the most “transfer-friendly” universities in New Jersey. You’ll find your place here, no matter where you’re coming from.

GCU Students

GRADUATE
STUDENTS

Join the 700+ graduate students who are growing professionally—and personally—through Georgian Court’s 10 master’s degrees or graduate certification programs.

INTERNATIONAL
STUDENTS

Georgian Court University is dedicated to preparing students for the global marketplace. Students from more than 15 countries attend this diverse, welcoming university.

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ADULT
LEARNERS

You have the drive to succeed. Georgian Court is here to help you do it, with the support and flexibility you need throughout your experience here.

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ACCEPTED
STUDENTS

Congratulations on your acceptance to Georgian Court University! Learn more about the next steps you’ll need to take to complete your enrollment.

Are you a parent?

You want your child to reach their ultimate potential. GCU can help them do it. Here, classes are small, teachers are fully engaged, and your student will get the guidance and support needed to excel, in a school rooted in strong values. And even though this is a private university, the cost of attending GCU can be surprisingly affordable.

OUR LEGACY

Graduating Scholars, Advocates, Visionaries, Changemakers, Truth Seekers, Humanitarians, And Challengers Of The Status Quo Since 1908.

PROGRAMS FOR EVERY PASSION

Georgian Court University offers 37 majors and 40 minors in topics applicable to today’s world.

VIBRANT CAMPUS LIFE

GCU has 40+ clubs and organizations, 14 NCA II Varsity sports, a 67,000-square-foot wellness center, and a spectacular campus setting.

AFFORDABLE EDUCATION

With a range of financial aid options, such as loans, grants, and scholarships, we make college more affordable for everyone.

OUR ADMISSIONS TEAM
IS HERE TO HELP.

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CONNECT WITH ADMISSIONS

No fee. No standardized tests required. Rolling admissions. Friendly counselors standing by to help. There’s no reason to wait to apply to Georgian Court.

Take the first step. Find out more by meeting an admissions counselor by video, chatting over the phone, or by attending an Open House.
UP FOR A VISIT?
YOU’VE GOT OPTIONS.
Some places just have to be seen to be believed, whether it’s virtually or in person. Georgian Court is one of those places. Located in Lakewood, New Jersey, our 156-acre campus features a historic grand mansion and formal gardens, and sits on the north shore of Lake Carasaljo.
Take a tour. Meet our students and counselors, online or in person. GCU just might be your perfect fit.

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In-Person
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Virtual 1-on-1
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Virtual Open
House

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Ready To Apply?
It’s Easy.

No Tests. No Essay.
No Application Fee.

We’ve made applying to Georgian Court easier than ever. No ACT or SAT scores are needed, unless you’re a nursing, international, or home schooled student. You don’t have to write an essay to apply.

We’ll cover your application fee, to give you one less thing to worry about. And when you apply, we’ll automatically include your information for scholarship consideration and let you know if you qualify for a merit award.

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