There are a variety of ways for you to learn more about the opportunities at Coastal Georgia. We are currently hosting programs on-campus and virtually. If you have questions about our campus visit programs listed below, please contact Shane Apps, Senior Admissions Counselor, at 912.279.5776, or by email at

Campus Tours & Events

Daily Campus Tour

We invite you to visit campus and get a sneak peek into what it means to be a Mariner! Offered Tuesday through Thursday at 9 a.m., and Monday and Friday at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m., our daily campus visit includes a 20-minute overview of Coastal Georgia and a 45-minute walking tour of campus. During the tour, you will be able to view residence life common spaces, look inside an academic classroom, learn about student life, and more!

If you would like to tour the College of Coastal Georgia but are not able to make it at one of the designated times, please contact Shane Apps at or 912-279-5776.


Transfer Tuesdays

Designed specifically for students with previous college credit, this event allows students to explore the Admissions process, learn more about transfer credit review and articulation, provide feedback on your acceptance status, and more! These are offered each third Tuesday of the month, with a virtual session offered at 12 p.m. and an in-person option offered at 6 p.m.

Click on a link below to register.

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Online Transfer Tuesday

5/21/24 - 12 p.m.

Transfer Tuesday

5/21/24 - 6 p.m.

Dual Enrollment Information Sessions

Interested in earning college credit now? Take the first step and join us for an informational meeting as we highlight the benefits of the Dual Enrollment program, topics pertaining to the admissions process, financial funding, and academic advising. The program will last approximately 45 minutes to one hour.

For information on future dual enrollment information sessions, please call Shane Apps at 912.279.5776.

Virtual Information Session

Interested in getting an overview of Coastal Georgia without visiting campus? Our Virtual Information Sessions provide you the opportunity to interact with an admissions counselor and learn what it means to be a Mariner. Offered Tuesdays at 6 p.m., information sessions generally last around 30 minutes. Once registered, you will receive a link to the event. While it is accessible via smartphone, the session is best experienced from a laptop or tablet.


Group Tours

The College of Coastal Georgia is currently taking requests from high schools and community-based organizations for group tours. An admissions counselor will follow up regarding availability and provide an individual consultation regarding your group’s specific needs.


Destination: Coastal Preview Day – Coming Soon!

Save the date for our next Destination: Coastal Preview Day – Saturday, Oct. 26, 2024!

Plan Your Visit

Hotel Accommodations

There are many options for accommodations when planning a visit to the College of Coastal Georgia. Check out the Golden Isles Convention and Visitor’s Bureau website for a comprehensive list: Lodging & Accommodations | Golden Isles, Georgia

Through the Mariner’s Mates program, the College of Coastal Georgia has partnered with several businesses in the Coastal Georgia Community. These businesses provide a discount to College of Coastal Georgia students, faculty, staff, and visitors to campus at the point of purchase. These discounts and offers are subject to change at the discretion of the business at any time. College of Coastal Georgia is not responsible for any disputes or loss as a result of participation in this program. Even though the college has made an effort to check each offering, it does not warrant or endorse any goods or services provided by any business participating in the Mariners Mate Program.

Comfort Suites Golden Isles Gateway
Location: 220 Gateway Center Blvd., Brunswick
Discount: 20% off room rate for 1-2 people*
Advance reservation required

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
Location: 211 Gateway Center Blvd., Brunswick
Discount: $95 rate with breakfast, ask for “Coastal College Rate.”

Courtyard by Marriott
Location: 580 Millennium Blvd., Brunswick
Discount: 20% off any regular room (1 king or 2 queen beds)
*Advance reservation required

Embassy Suites by Hilton Brunswick
Location: 500 Mall Blvd., Brunswick
Discount: 15% off best available rate

Fairfield Inn & Suites
Location: 107 Gateway Center Circle, Brunswick
Discount: $20.00 off any room type, based upon availability
*Advance reservation required

Hilton Garden Inn / Home 2 Suites
Location: 475 Millennium Blvd., Brunswick GA, 31525
Discount: 20% off Best Available rate excluding blackout dates

Holiday Inn & Suites
Location: 138 Glynco Parkway, Brunswick
Discount: Offering a rate of $119.00/night, based upon availability
Reservations must be made in advance.

Holiday Inn Resort Jekyll Island
Location: 701 North Beachview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA 31527
Discount: 15% off – no holidays or blackout dates
912-634-2211 ext. SALES

Hotel Simone
Location: 1200 Ocean Blvd. St. Simons Island GA, 31522
Discount: A special rate of $199.00 plus tax for all faculty, staff, and students.
Book by calling (912-599-0227).

Residence Inn by Marriott Brunswick
Location: 116 Gateway Center Blvd., Brunswick, GA, 31525
Discount: 15% off king suites, advanced purchase, based on availability

Villas by the Sea Resort
Location: 1175 N Beachview Dr., Jekyll Island
Discount: 15% off 2-night minimum stay. Contact Ryan Merritt for reservations.
No other discount shall apply.