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Valdosta State University

Valdosta, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate76%
Acceptance Rate76%

About Valdosta State

Valdosta State University is a public, state college in the town of Valdosta, Georgia. Valdosta State was founded in 1906. The college currently enrolls around 11,573 students per year, including 8,776 undergraduates.

Valdosta State Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Valdosta State. In 2022, Valdosta State accepted 76% of applicants. In 2022, 8,650 students applied to Valdosta State and 6,606 were admitted.

Valdosta State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 76%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 18.5%

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Valdosta State Campus Tours

Valdosta State University is locatedin Valdosta, Georgia,.

If you are interested in seeing Valdosta State for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 75 to Valdosta, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Valdosta Regional.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Valdosta State University and Valdosta are like without leaving home.

College Info

1500 North Patterson Street Valdosta, GA 31698

Campus Setting: Small Town

Valdosta State Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jun 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jun 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Valdosta State is Jun 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Valdosta State is Jun 15.

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Valdosta State SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

940 - 1130


Math SAT Range

460 - 550


Reading SAT Range

480 - 590

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1130 and Above


940 to 1130


940 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Valdosta State students is 1039. Applicants with SAT scores of 1130 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Valdosta State, while applicants with SAT scores between 940 to 1130 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 940 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Valdosta State.

Valdosta State Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Valdosta State is like? There are approximately 11,573 students enrolled at Valdosta State, including 8,776 undergraduate students and 2,797 graduate students. 75% percent of students attend school full-time, 81% percent are from GA and 19% percent of students are from other states.


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Jun 15
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