You are a first-time in college student if you have never attended another college or university, you are out of high school and you have chosen FGC to start your college education. You have made the right decision!

Please follow the steps below as you plan your FGC educational career. Keep in mind that only first two enrollment steps (apply and high school transcript) are required for admission, but some remaining steps can be completed simultaneously to expedite your enrollment. Remember that we are here to help you through this process and your success is important to us.

Apply for Admission - Free!

Apply online at – Apply Now. Or complete paper application and submit to Enrollment Services, Bldg. 15. See the Academic Calendar online for admission deadlines.

High School Transcript

Send transcripts to Enrollment Services, 149 SE College Place, Lake City, FL 32025.


Receive your letter of acceptance that will include important information like log-in information for MyFGC and student email, as well as steps following admission.

Financial Aid

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) whether you think you are eligible or not. Many scholarship opportunities at FGC require a completed FAFSA. Check this step off your list as early as possible – may be done prior to admission. Go to

FGC school code: 001501. Visit Financial Aid for more information.

Proof of Residency

This requirement allows you to receive in-state tuition rates. You may complete this step when you apply for admission by submitting the residency form and documents. Proving residency reduces your tuition over 70%. For example, a 3 credit class will cost $310 instead of $1175.

Placement Testing (if needed)

To access test prep materials and to schedule an exam, go to Test Center. The Test Center is located in Building 17 and may be contacted at or 386-754-7378.


Advising is required before you register to discuss your academic plan. Make an appointment by contacting Office of Advising Services at or at 386-754-4222. Advising is located Student Union Building, Bldg. 14. If you are in an AS, Certificate or ATD program, please check the Advising Guide to determine your advisor.


If required for your program, you will schedule your orientation date when you meet with your advisor.

Register for Classes

Register through MyFGC or in person at the Office of Enrollment Services in Bldg. 15.


Contact with questions about the enrollment process.