Congratulations on your acceptance to the University of West Georgia!

We look forward to welcoming you soon! 

What's Next? Checklist: 

After academic admission, you'll need to complete the steps below in order to received your immigration documents, student visa and proceed to the next steps. 

  1. SUBMIT: Financial Certification Documents 
  • On that page, click > Financial tab > New Int'l Student Financial Certification.
  • On the form, provide details and supporting documentation about your source of income for 1 year. 
  • Depedents (spouse or child): This is also where you provide additional support for them in Section II, #2.
  • Then, email the form back to ISAP for review and processing of your form I-20 or DS-2019. 
  1. RECEIVE: I-20 or DS-2019
  2. APPLY FOR: Student Visa (F1 or J1)
  3. ACTIVATE: Your "MyUWG" Account
  4. ARRANGE: Housing

6.   ARRIVE & SETTLE:  ISAP is unable to provide an airport pick-up shuttle Spring Semester, 2021, but there are other options at the link. 

7.  COMPLETE:  Online Int'l Orientation & In-person Check-in 

8.   SUBMIT: Immunization Forms

9.   PAY: Tuition & Fees

10.  (Optional) REQUEST:  Waiver of Student Health Insurance 

  • Students who with alternate health insurance coverage that meets eligibility requirements may request a waiver of the university's plan. 
  • Health insurance waivers are not automatic and must be submitted each Fall and Spring for consideration. 
  • If the student wishes to keep the university provided plan, no action is required except to pay that portion of fees in the student account by the payment deadline.  

11.  UPDATE: Your Local Address in Carrollton 

  • Whenever you move, log into Banweb and update your local address within 10 days. 
  • Also inform ISAP so we can update your address in SEVIS. The 2 addresses should always match. 
  • Your local address is your responsibility to avoid official mail going to an outdated address.