Georgia Southern University

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Year Founded:
1906
Religious Affiliation:
None
College Type:
Public , Suburban
Enrollment:
15755 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$6,356
Tuition Out of State:
$17,142
Division:
NCAA I-A
Conference:
Southern Conference (Division I, Football FCS), Coastal CollegiateSwimming Association and Swimming and Diving
Thanks for visiting the Georgia Southern University Football scholarship and program information page. Here you'll have access to information about the school and information on their Football program like who to get hold of about recruitment, names of ... Read More

Thanks for visiting the Georgia Southern University Football scholarship and program information page. Here you'll have access to information about the school and information on their Football program like who to get hold of about recruitment, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities are presented and how to start the recruiting process.
Georgia Southern University Football Program Recruiting and Coaching Personnel
For anyone who is trying to get recruited it is critical to know who to get in front of - and NCSA has the information you'll need. The Tight Ends of the Georgia Southern University Football program is Doug Ruse. Other major personnel are:


  • Director of High School Relations T.J. Anderson

  • Defensive Line/Recruiting Coordinator Victor Cabral

  • Inside Linebackers Travis Cunningham

  • Offensive Coordinator / Quarterbacks Bob DeBesse

  • Wide Receivers Dimitri Donald

  • Director of Operations Sean Fitzgerald

  • Associate Head Coach / Running Backs Chris Foster

  • Offensive Line Ron Hudson

  • Head Coach Chad Lunsford

  • Outside Linebackers Jeremy Rowell

  • Defensive Coordinator/Safeties Scott Sloan

  • Cornerbacks Kevin Whitley



For anybody who is considering being a member of Georgia Southern University Football program these are the people you need to get in touch with. You can choose to contact them through email utilizing the link above or call the school to get more details about the college and Football program before deciding if it is the right fit for you.
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Athletics Information
Conference:
Southern Conference (Division I, Football FCS), Coastal CollegiateSwimming Association and Swimming and Diving
Division:
NCAA I-A
Athletic Director:
Sam Baker
Football Coaching Staff
  • T.J. Anderson Director of High School Relations
  • Victor Cabral Defensive Line/Recruiting Coordinator
  • Travis Cunningham Inside Linebackers
  • Bob DeBesse Offensive Coordinator / Quarterbacks
  • Dimitri Donald Wide Receivers
  • Sean Fitzgerald Director of Operations
  • Chris Foster Associate Head Coach / Running Backs
  • Ron Hudson Offensive Line
  • Chad Lunsford Head Coach
  • Jeremy Rowell Outside Linebackers
  • Doug Ruse Tight Ends
  • Scott Sloan Defensive Coordinator/Safeties
  • Kevin Whitley Cornerbacks
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Esports
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Lacrosse
  • Men's Soccer
  • Men's Swimming
  • Men's Tennis
  • Men's Track
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Diving
  • Women's Golf
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Swimming
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
Club Sports
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
N/A
Admissions Phone:
(912) 478-5391
Admissions Email:
admissions@georgiasouthern.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Somewhat Selective
Religious Requirements:
No
Specific Religious Requirements:
N/A
Application Information
Application Deadline:
Yes
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
May 1
Application Priority Date:
 
Notification Date:
 
Rolling Admissions:
Yes
Early Action:
No
Early Action Closing Date:
 
Early Decision:
No
Early Decision Deadline:
 
Common Application:
Yes
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
2.8
Average ACT Composite:
23
Average ACT English:
23
Average ACT Math:
23
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
22%
ACT 75th Percentile:
26%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
1106
Average SAT 1 Math:
556
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
549
SAT 25th Percentile:
1100%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1230%
SAT 2 Requirements:
 
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Nursing, Early Childhood Education, Biology
    Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Optometry
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  • 3-2 physics/engineering program with Georgia Tech.
    Majors Offered:
  • Accounting,
  • Anthropology,
  • Apparel and Textiles,
  • Athletic Training, EMT Paramedic and Treatment Professions,
  • Biology,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Business Economics,
  • Business, Sports and Entertainment Management/Marketing, Other,
  • Chemistry,
  • Civil Engineering,
  • Civil Engineering Technologies,
  • Clinical Psychology,
  • Communication and Media Studies,
  • Computer Science,
  • Computer and Information Sciences,
  • Construction Engineering Technologies,
  • Criminal Justice, Forensics and Corrections,
  • Curriculum and Instruction,
  • Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services,
  • Drama and Stagecraft,
  • Economics,
  • Education/Teaching,
  • Educational Administration,
  • Educational/Instructional Media Design,
  • Electrical Engineering,
  • Electrical Engineering Technologies,
  • Engineering Technologies, Other,
  • Engineering-Related Fields,
  • English Literature,
  • Finance,
  • Fine and Studio Arts,
  • Foods and Nutrition Services,
  • Foreign Linguistics, Other,
  • Geography and Cartography,
  • Geology,
  • Graphic Communications,
  • Graphic Design, Illustration and Game/Media Design,
  • Health and Medical Administrative Services,
  • History,
  • Hospitality Management,
  • Human Development and Family Studies,
  • Information Science,
  • International Business,
  • International Relations and National Security Studies,
  • Journalism,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Management Information Systems,
  • Marketing,
  • Mathematics,
  • Mechanical Engineering,
  • Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies,
  • Music,
  • Nursing,
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physical Education, Kinesiology and Exercise Science,
  • Physical Sciences,
  • Physics,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Psychology,
  • Public Administration,
  • Public Health,
  • Public Relations and Advertising,
  • Quality Control and Safety Technologies,
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication,
  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Sociology,
  • Special Education,
  • Student Counseling,
  • Teacher Development Methods,
  • Teacher Development Specific Subjects,
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Statesboro, GA
Population:
30000
Major City Closest To School:
Savannah
Distance Of Major City:
54 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Savannah
Distance To International Airport:
49 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Atlanta
Distance To Other Airport:
208 Miles
Location Description:

700-acre campus located in Statesboro, (population: 30,000), 50 miles from historic Savannah, two-hours from Florida, and about three-hours from metropolitan Atlanta. Served by bus.

Demographics
Male:
49.45%
Female:
50.55%
African American:
25.84%
Asian American:
1.82%
Caucasian:
61.20%
Hispanic:
5.28%
International:
1.71%
Other:
1.46%
Student Faculty Ratio:
21:1
Out State Freshmen:
4%
Campus Size:
700 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
0%
Students Live On Campus:
27%
Students Live Off Campus:
73%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
64%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Single-student apartments, Special housing for disabled students, Special housing for international students, Other
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
Y
Number Of Fraternities:
20
Number Of Sororities:
9
Join Fraternities:
14%
Join Sororities:
19%
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
No
Navy ROTC:
No
Army ROTC:
Yes
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
 
Financial Aid Phone:
 
Financial Aid Email:
 
Aid Notification Date:
April 20
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA
Tuition Instate:
$6,356
Tuition Out of State:
$17,142
Room & Board:
$5,900
Average Debt On Graduation:
$18,618
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$6,458
FTU : $5,807
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :36
FTU : 161
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$2,049
FTU : $1,766
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$3,287
FTU : $4,154
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$3,298
FTU : $4,192
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$6,145
FTU : $5,353
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$7,646
FTU : $7,587
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :60%
FTU : 56%

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