Admissions Overview

In our comprehensive, holistic admission process, we consider your academic background as well as your pursuits and interests outside the classroom.

We look for students who enjoy being challenged and who are committed to furthering the Institute’s mission of “improving the human condition.” To get an idea of how Georgia Tech students exemplify this spirit, take a look at our most recent Freshman Class profile.

Undergraduate Admissions Click Here

Key Undergraduate Deadlines

Early Action Applications Due
Oct. 15


Regular Decision Applications Due
Jan. 10


Financial Aid Applications Due
Feb. 15


Admission Deposit Due
May 1

Freshman Admission Criteria

  • Academic performance
  • Course selection
  • Standardized test scores
  • Extracurricular involvement
  • Personal essay
  • School report
  • Recommendations
  • SAT subject tests
  • AP/IB scores
  • TOEFL/IELTS exam scores
  • Online interview for non-native English speakers

Graduate Admissions Click Here

Graduate Deadlines

Application deadlines vary by school and program. 

Some programs have deadlines as early as November for fall admission.

Assistantships and fellowships are commonly awarded in early spring for programs that begin in the fall.

To find out the exact dates that admission, financial aid, or award applications are due, contact your program of interest

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