Thank you for your interest in joining Roadrunner Nation. Please follow the steps below to apply for admission.

#1 Review the application instructions based on your student status.

Application Instructions

#2 Choose the right application for you. 

All new students applying for Spring, Summer, or Fall will apply online through  The Nest Portal. Students who have attended classes at Dalton State and are previous students need to complete the Readmit Application. 

We are currently waiving the ACT and SAT scores for acceptance. 

International students should apply online through our dynamic form. International Students will use this link to upload required documents: upload documents

All former students can complete the Readmit form to be considered for readmission. 

#3 Create Your Nest Portal Account.

If you haven't already done so, create your Nest Portal Account - it's your connection to the admissions office and will give you access to apply, check your application status, register for campus visits, sign up for orientation and other events, and contact your admissions counselor

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