Applications will be considered, space permitting, on a rolling basis. You will be notified in writing of your admission decision.

After reviewing your application, we will let you know if we require additional information. We must receive any requested items by our application deadlines. Because we typically require four to six weeks to review all applications, we strongly encourage you to apply well in advance of the deadline.


Fall EntryAugust 1stWithin 10 business days
of a completed application  
August 15th
Scholarship ConsiderationMarch 31stLimited, As Space Allows
Spring EntryDecember 1stWithin 10 business days
of a completed application  
December 15th
Scholarship ConsiderationDecember 1st
Summer IMay 1stOn a rolling basis
Summer IIJune 1stOn a rolling basis

Former Students are those who were previously enrolled at UNCG, but have stepped away from pursuing their degree for one or more reasons. Learn more about the requirements for readmission and deadlines by visiting our Former Students page.

Learn more about what it means to be a Second-Degree Seeking Student by visiting our Second Degree Student page.

Second Degree students applying for the Fall Semester should submit their application by July 15th.
Second Degree students applying for the Spring Semester should submit their application by December 1st.
Second Degree students applying for Summer Courses should submit their application for Summer Session 1: May 1st; for Summer Session 2 – June 1st.

A Visiting Student is defined as a student currently attending a home institution other than UNC Greensboro (UNCG) but who seeks to take a course or courses at UNCG. Learn more by visiting our Visiting Students page.

Visiting students must apply at least two weeks before the first day of classes each semester. For summer, please note there are two sessions (Summer I and Summer II) with different start dates for each. View the appropriate academic calendar here. 

Please note that Former Students cannot apply for admission as a Visiting Student. 

A list of courses for UNCG’s two summer sessions is posted in mid-March. Visit the summer session webpage to access class information and to register.