Definition: Applicants who are currently attending another college or university and wish to attend GSC for one semester, then return to home college.
Students enrolled in other colleges or universities may apply for temporary admission and registration at Gainesville State College as transient students. These students expect to return to the colleges or universities in which they were previously enrolled to complete degree requirements at those institutions. Transient students are not permitted to enroll in Learning Support courses.
- must present a written statement from the Registrar or Academic Dean at their institution recommending admission as a transient student.
- who plan to enroll at Gainesville State College for more than one semester will be required to complete a new application for admission and supply appropriate documentation for each desired transient semester.
Enrollment as a transient student is limited to one semester. Students who wish to apply for a second transient semester will be required to complete an application for readmission and furnish an updated transient permission letter from the registrar of their home college.
Transient students who decide to transfer to Gainesville State College to pursue their educational goals must apply for readmission for the desired semester and comply with admission requirements for transfer students. Former Gainesville State College transient students do not pay an application processing fee when they reapply for admission.
Effective Summer 2007, New Summer Deadlines for Transient Students Only