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Student Services

As a SPSU student, you have access to a variety of student services. Plese follow the links below for more information about SPSU student services:

Course Registration
Learn how to register for your classes, as well as solutions to common issues you may encounter as you register.

Library Services
The L.V. Johnson Library offers many services remotely. You can chat with a librarian online, as well as access library journal subscriptions and other resources remotely. As a student, you also have library privileges at other University System of Georgia libraries and the USG GALILEO resources.

SPSU IT Helpdesk
SPSU's Information Technology Helpdesk.

USG Online Support Center
Provides 24/7 help with problems related to GeorgiaVIEW Vista (our learning management system).

Learn more about our programs, and get started with your journey as a Southern Polytechnic Student.

Books for your courses as well as other supplemental materials and software.

Transfer Credit
Visit the Office of the Registrar's website to learn about how transfer credit is typically awarded. If you are transferring in from a technical college you may also want to visit the Technical College System of Georgia Articulation website for program specific information.

Tuition and Fees
Visit the tuition and fees website to get the current tuition and fee information for our online courses.

Financial Aid
Learn more about the financial aid options available to you. This site also includes the net price calculator.

Career Services
Career services provides a wide range of services, including resume composition, interviewing, securing internships/coops as well as part-time and full-time employment.

Counseling Services
Counseling services are available to students. Visit their website for more information regarding their services.

Tutoring Services
Tutoring is available at SPSU during the day through the evening on most days. Visit the ATTIC website for more information about tutoring services.

Disability Services
SPSU provides Disability Services via the ATTIC. Contact the ATTIC by phone at 678-915-7244. You can also visit the ATTIC website for more information.

Student Life
SPSU is home to many student organizations and groups. You can access student organization information via the online community management system. Some student organizations are connected to national organizations and include benefits for student members. Visit the Student Life website for more information.

Academic Software
Discounted academic software is available for purchase for student enrolled in Southern Polytechnic State University. Visit the University System of Georgia's Software Resource & Services: Personal Store to learn more about the software available.

All students are assigned an advisor by their academic program. Visit the Advising website to learn more about how your academic program provides advising. If you are a freshman or transfer student who has not declared a major, you may contact the ATTIC for advising support. The ATTIC can be reached via phone at 678-915-7361, or online at /attic

Student ID Card (Hornet Card)
The Hornet Card is used as identification to access buildings and services on campus; it is also required for entrance to campus athletic and social events. Your Hornet Card is also valid ID for student discounts at venues throughout the greater Atlanta area. For online students, you may request a Hornet Card via e-mail.

In the e-mail, request your ID card and include your student ID number. You also need to indicate you're a Distance Learning Student. Your Hornet Card will be sent to the address we have on file for you with the University. In the place of your picture on your Hornet Card it will state "Request Photo ID.

If you are on our campus you are more than welcome to come to the Auxiliary Services Department to exchange that Hornet Card for one with your picture free of charge.

You can e-mail the Auxiliary Services Department at:


Degreeworks is a tool that has been integrated into the BANNER registration system. It provides advising, transfer articulation and degree audit program information for students. You can access Degreeworks from within BANNER ( Click on the Student Services and Financial Aid link on the Main Menu within BANNER, and click Degreeworks - Degree Audit to get started.