Admissions: Frequently Asked Questions

Admissions Frequently Asked Questions

Thank you for your interest in Spelman College. We hope this website is a useful resource for you as you navigate the college application process.

Here you will find answers to some of the questions that students frequently ask us. If you have questions that are not answered here or elsewhere on our website, please contact us.

Applying to Spelman

  • What are the admission requirements?
  • Does Spelman accept Advanced Placement credit?
  • How do I submit an application?
  • What is Spelman's College Test Code?
  • What are the application deadlines?
  • I am interested in applying as a first-year student. What is the difference between Early Decision, Early Notification & Regular Decision?
  • What score do I have to get on an International Baccalaureate (IB) exam to receive credit?

Academic Offerings

  • What are the core requirements?
  • How many credits are needed to graduate?
  • Can I take classes at other colleges/universities in Atlanta?
  • What types of degrees are offered?
  • Does Spelman offer a domestic exchange program?
  • What is a dual degree program?
  • What is the grading like at Spelman?
  • Does Spelman offer graduate programs/degrees?
  • What is the honors program?
  • Is there an ROTC program at Spelman?
  • Can I only be accepted into the honors program as a first-year student?
  • How can I be considered to be part of the honors program?

Careers & Internships

Campus Life

  • Can first-year students have cars?
  • What is the average class size?
  • Is there a curfew for students?
  • How many students are enrolled at Spelman?
  • What medical services are provided for students?
  • Are first-year students required to live on campus?
  • Does Spelman have campus security officers?

Student Engagement & Campus Programs

Financial Aid & Scholarships

  • Does Spelman offer financial aid?
  • Are there any scholarships available to students?
  • How do I receive financial aid?

Visiting Spelman


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Atlanta, GA 30314
404.270.5193
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