Looking to make changes to your enrollment status?

Please select and complete the appropriate form from the menu below.

If you do not meet GSU admission requirements or have been suspended or dismissed from GSU, there are circumstances under which you may petition for special admission or to be re-admitted. Please review the criteria listed, then complete and submit the appropriate form.

All forms should be sent to the Admissions Processing Office via fax at 708.534.1640 or by mail to:
Governors State University
Admissions Processing Office
1 University Parkway
University Park, IL 60484

Please note, print applications for general admission are unavailable at this time. Please apply online at http://applynow.govst.edu.

  • Freshman Confirmation Form

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    Accepted freshmen must confirm enrollment to GSU. Please complete the following form:  Freshman Confirmation Form

  • Undergraduate Application Fee Waiver Request

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  • Deferred Enrollment / Information Update Change Form

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    Deferred Enrollment / Information Update Change Form

    Please note that this form can only be submitted once, not to exceed one year from the term of your original admission.

  • Special Admission Criteria

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    You must apply for Special Admission if:

    • You are applying as an undergraduate but have less than a 2.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale for at least 25 semester hours.
    • You are not in good standing at the last institution you attended.
    • Your application is based on credits or degree(s) from an institution that does not have regional accreditation.
    • You have been denied admission and would like to have your application reconsidered due to extenuating circumstances. 

    If your situation meets any of the criteria for Special Admission, complete the petition form, print it out, and submit it to the Office of Admissions by fax (708.534.1640) or mail:
    Governors State University - ATTN: Admissions Process Office
    1 University Parkway
    University Park, IL 60484

  • Re-Admission Criteria

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    You may apply for Re-admission if:

    1. You have been suspended or dismissed from the university. A letter of petition must be submitted with your application.
    2. You are on probation and have lost continuing student status. A letter of petition must be submitted with your application.

    In your letter of petition, please explain why you failed to meet academic requirements and what you will do differently if readmitted.
    If your situation meets any of the criteria for Re-admission, complete the petition form, print it out, and submit it to the Office of Admissions by fax (708.534.1640) or mail:
    Governors State University - ATTN: Admissions Process Office
    1 University Parkway
    University Park, IL 60484