Undergraduate Admissions

Why Apply to the Lewis College?

A HISTORY OF SUCCESS POSITIONS the Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions to meet the rapidly changing needs in global health care. For 40 years, The Lewis College has prepared more than 5,000 nurses, nurse practitioners, educators and researchers to serve in Georgia and beyond. More than 3,000 health care professionals have graduated in nutrition, physical therapy and respiratory therapy.

The Lewis College is preparing the next generation of clinicians and scholars to enhance individual and community health in a culturally diverse society. Recent milestones include a new interdisciplinary baccalaureate in clinical informatics, an RN to BS online degree program and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree. The new BSN to PhD track identifies and encourages young nurses to pursue nursing research careers.

How to Apply

undergrad-iconStep 1:  Apply to Undergraduate Admissions  Students interested in an undergraduate program are first accepted to Georgia State University through the Office of Undergraduate Admissions as pre-professional students.
admissions-apply-iconStep 2:  Apply to a Professional Program  A second application and admission process is necessary to gain entrance into each professional program.  Select a program to view specific application requirements.

Current Perimeter College Students

  • Apply to transition from Perimeter College to the Atlanta Campus. Select Transition Request Form
  • When applying for transition, select one of the desired bachelor’s study program “pre-majors” (Nursing). You must be listed as an active degree-seeking student.

Select a Program


Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies in Clinical Health Informatics


Bachelor of Science in Nursing


Bachelor of Science in Nutrition


Bachelor of Science in
Respiratory Therapy



Find your Adviser

Office of Academic Assistance
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m.
811 Urban Life Building
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 413- 1000