Clayton State University

2000 Clayton State Boulevard
Office of Admissions
Morrow, GA 30260

Clayton State University is South Metro Atlanta's public, 4-year regional university and remains one of the most affordable universities of its kind.

Applications Accepted: GA Futures

Do you require test scores for the Class of 2022? Yes

Admissions policies for Undocumented and DACA Students: Undocumented/DACA students are eligible to enroll, but do not qualify for in-state tuition

Forms Required: FAFSA

Do you meet full need? No

Additional financial aid information: One of the lowest per-credit-hour tuition rates for public 4-year USG institutions, especially in Atlanta. HOPE Scholarship covers 95% of tuition for full-time students taking 15 credit hours/semester. Pell Grant can cover the remainder of tuition and student fees, then go towards on-campus housing and meal plan.

Student Experience

Average Class Size: 19 Students

Retention Rate (percentage of students who return for year two): 70%

6-Year Graduation Rate: 31%

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Student Population

5,383 Undergraduate Students

63% Black or African-American

15% White

9% Hispanic/Latinx

7% Asian

3% Two or More Races