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On-Campus Hours of Operation


The Office of Admissions will be available in a limited capacity. All appointment requests will be handled virtually. 


  • Monday- Wednesday: 8:30am until 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 8:30am until 6:00pm
  • Friday: Virtual Office Hours Only



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Join us online on Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 for Coffee with an Admissions Counselor! During this Virtual Group Discussion, an admissions counselor will discuss the admissions process and answer questions that you may have about enrolling at GSU.  Whether you have questions about admissions, enrollment, or Governors State's campus, they will be breaking it all down for you. Click here to RSVP and join our conversation on October 28th!

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     Submit Your Official Transcripts 

    • Incoming College Freshmen: If your school uses Parchment, visit https://www.parchment.com/order
    •  Freshmen applicants can submit unofficial high school transcripts for an admission decision, however, we must receive your official high school transcript with graduation date by August 15, 2020.
    •  Submission of official ACT or SAT scores is optional for students with a 2.75 unweighted GPA or higher   for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021. (students 21 or over exempt) Visit our Freshman admissions page for more detailed information https://www.govst.edu/freshman/ 
      • If you are requesting test scores to be sent to us, please request your ACT Score report using GSU's ACT School Code (1028). Request your SAT score report using GSU's SAT School Code (0807). Have your official scores sent via email, admissions@govst.edu, or mail to Governors State University, 1 University Parkway, Admissions Office, University Park, IL 60484
    • Students with transfer credit should visit their transfer institution for instructions on requesting official transcripts. Some community colleges and universities use services with third party companies:  
    • Request that your official transcript(s) be sent to us electronically to apotranscripts@govst.edu or sent via mail to:
      Governors State University
      Admission Processing
      1 University Parkway
      University Parkway, IL 60484

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