I am a Freshman, First Time in College Student

...if I am a high school graduate, soon-to-be high school graduate, or GED student with no prior college credit.

All students must meet one of these requirements to be accepted to Florida SouthWestern State College:

Admissions and Registration Checklist

Freshman/First Time in College Students

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Admission Requirements

Important Additional Information

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As AA, AS-First Time in College applicant

Attention Recent or Soon-to-be High School Graduates!

  • If you earned credit at Florida SouthWestern State College as a high school student, all you need to do to become eligible to register for classes is to turn in a change of student data form! We’ll waive the application fee.
  • To receive in-state tuition rates you must submit a Residency Affidavit.
  • Submit a copy of your final high school transcripts when they are available and any transcripts from other colleges or universities you have attended.