New Students

Applying to college can be intimidating so we are here to guide you through the process, step-by-step. You would be considered a beginning or new student if you have never enrolled in any college or university. Former dual enrollment students would apply to Wiregrass Tech as a
beginning student. If you are a first-time college student, here’s what to do:

  1. Complete the application for admission and pay the $25 non-refundable application fee.
  2. Submit an official copy of your high school or high school equivalency transcript. If you are having difficulty requesting your transcript, please contact your One-Stop Advisor.
  3. Submit proof of lawful presence to qualify for in-state tuition. View the list of acceptable lawful presence documents to learn more.

Helpful Hints

A transcript is official if it is delivered to Wiregrass Tech (by mail or in person) in the same sealed envelope it was placed in by the issuing institution. Transcripts can also be sent using an approved, secure electronic transcript sending service. Approved electronic transcript sending services can send official secure transcripts to

Students who graduated from a high school outside the U.S. are required to have transcripts sent to an approved evaluation agency.

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