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How To Apply For Admission

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How to Apply

We make it easy with our 3-step process!

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You're just three easy steps away from becoming a part of the Averett Family! Get started with Step 1 - and feel free to contact any of our Admissions Counselors (listed below) with any questions.

Step 1: Get Started

Part A: Complete the Application

Complete the Application for all programs (except for M.Ed. and Nursing students)

Part B: Request Transcripts

Please request Official Transcripts from ALL institutions previously attended and have them sent to us at:

Averett University
512 Bridge Street
Danville, Virginia 24541

OR

Fill out our Transcript Request Form and we will order and pay for your transcript.

Part C: Identification

Email a copy of your driver's license or government issued ID to:

Step 2: Financial Aid

Part A: FAFSA

Complete your FAFSA. Averett’s Federal School Code is 003702.

Part B: Complete Important Financial Aid Forms

Please view and sign the following three financial aid forms. Once these forms are completed a copy will be sent to you and financial aid.

Part C: Do You Have Questions About the Financial Aid Process?

Contact Pamela Harris.

Part D: Accept Awards

Check your Averett and personal email for a notification from financial aid asking you to accept your financial aid awards in Net Partner.

Step 3: Payment Options

Part A: Enrollment Deposit

Pay your enrollment deposit once you are officially accepted.

Part B: Financial Agreement Form

Complete the Financial Agreement Form to let us know how you plan to pay. This form must be submitted prior to classes starting.

Click here to see grants and scholarships that you may qualify for: 

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What to Expect Once You're Admitted:

Welcome to the Averett Family! We are truly honored that you have chosen AU for your degree, and are so proud of you and this important step you have taken! Kaitlin Buchanan, New Start Coordinator, is here to help get you 100% ready for your first class.

  • Schedule a Meeting with Kaitlin to:
  • Review Your Schedule and Prepare for Success
  • Discuss Financial Aid Options
  • Answer Any General Questions (how to order books, use the technology, etc.)

We'll Be in Touch!

As you’re working through the application process, expect to receive emails from: 

Once you’ve been admitted, the New Student Readiness Team will email you from:

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