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At this moment, you have joined thousands of other hopeful students taking the first steps toward beginning your college career. You’ve got dreams and you need a place that will help you realize those goals in a supportive environment.

Welcome to Clayton State University.

Learning is the goal and your time at Clayton State will be marked by community-based involvement that connects theoretical knowledge to real-world problems. You’ll also make life-long connections with your classmates and find your place among the various student organizations, activities and athletics on campus.

Situated on a picturesque landscape and located just 20 minutes from downtown Atlanta, Clayton State University has a lot to offer.

Let’s get started.

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