Important Information


It is the policy of Savannah State University, in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), to withhold personally identifiable information contained in a student’s educational records unless the student has consented to the disclosure or FERPA allows disclosure. Information, such as grades, class schedules, student account inquires, and financial aid awards may not be released without consent from the student.

Student Health Insurance Waiver (SHIP)

Students can apply for a waiver via the United Healthcare student center portal at during the periods: Fall Dates: July 1, 2018- September 30, 2018 – Spring Dates: December 3, 2018 – February 28, 2018

Late Registration

Undergraduate and graduate students who complete registration after the published registration days at the beginning of each semester will be charged a non-refundable late registration fee of $100.00. Fall Date: August 13, 2018 -- Spring Date: January 14, 2019

Drop for Nonpayment

Students are dropped due to non-payment of tuition and fees by deadline to the University. To avoid being dropped, make sure you check your student e-mail and PAWS account before the drop/add periods end. Fall Date: August 17, 2018 -- Spring Date: January 18, 2019

Electronic Book Vouchers

The University offers electronic bookstore vouchers through the use of the student’s ID card. Any excess Financial Aid that exceeds their charges can be used in the bookstore during the published days. Fall Dates: July 30- August 25, 2018 -- Spring Dates: December 31, 2018-January 21, 2019

1098-Tuition Statement

To ensure accuracy and timely processing of the tax form, you must ensure your mailing address is correct and valid Social Security Number. Update by October 31, 2018