One decision. A lifetime of opportunity. #GovState2023
Join college-bound students nationwide by making your decision to join the Governors State University's Class of 2023. Make your $50 enrollment deposit to claim your spot.
Steps to claim your spot:
Your decision to achieve a college education
connects you with thousands of others committed to achieving higher education—a
choice that extends beyond your own life and impacts generations of students to
come. The freshman class has a
limited number of seats - deposit now!
your $50 Enrollment Deposit at myGSU web portal - https://mygsu.govst.edu/.
into MyGSU and click on the Deposit Now “Click Here” link
login within the Payment Center and pay your $50 Enrollment Deposit
card payments can be made over the phone at the Cashiers Office at 708-534-4055. Tell the Cashier you are
making a payment towards your Enrollment Deposit. Your GSU student ID
number is provided above.
Visit the campus and pay
by check, money order, cash or credit card. Please make sure to call the Cashier's
Office in advance to confirm their hours at 708-534-4055. Bring your GSU
student ID number with you.
Once you submit
your deposit, you will receive information about GSU's ROAR orientation and
registration events for new students. Formally accept Governors State
University’s offer of admission by completing and submitting the Enrollment
Confirmation Form. You must also submit a $50 non-refundable enrollment
deposit, which will be applied to your first semester's tuition and fees.
2. Financial Aid:
Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA
determines eligibility for financial aid beyond scholarships and awards. Governors
State University school code for the Free Application for Federal Student
Aid (FAFSA) is 009145
Federal money may still be
available, and this information is needed to complete your financial aid
package. Make sure you provide your social security number on your FAFSA, so we
can award your financial aid! Without your social security number listed on your FAFSA, we cannot award you.
3. Immunization Records:
Governors State University is partnering with
Med Proctor to submit your immunization records. You can create an account in
MedProctor using your GSU email address. Med Proctor allows you to upload
documents to verify immunization compliance. For more information, visit our
immunization page GSU Immunizations. You must submit proof of immunizations to
secure your enrollment in classes and AVOID a HOLD on your academic record. The hold will prevent you
from accessing grades and registering for classes. Please call 708.534.1640 or
email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any
4. Final Transcript:
Ensure all of your final
official transcripts have been submitted to GSU. This may include final high
school transcripts reflecting your graduation date, any dual credit transcripts
from the awarding college/university, or all available official
college/university transcripts if transferring to GSU. Official transcripts can
be sent by mail or electronically to the following:
Governors State University
1 University Parkway
University Park, IL 60484
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