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How can I get my password reset?

Passwords can be reset by visiting the Tech Support Help Desk located on the 2nd floor of the  J. Lamar Branch Student Center.
For questions, you may call 229.391.5400.
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.*
Friday: 8:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.*
* Excluding Holidays

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When do we get fall 2015 excess checks?

The first set of Financial Aid refunds were mailed or direct deposited on September 3, 2015.  First time loan borrowers’ excess funds will be mailed or direct deposited on September 24, 2105.  Checks are issued every 14 days for students who are not included in the initial check run.

For more information regarding refunds please click here

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When is fall break for the semester of 2015?

Fall break is October 19 & 20. You may find the full academic calendar here.

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Is there a TV guide for the channels?

You may find a copy of the channel listings here. Please feel free to pick up a copy at the Office of Residence Life and Housing located in the John Hunt Town Center.

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How do you go about getting a mailbox?

New students can pick up their mailbox number and combination during the first week of class at the Mail Center window located on the bottom floor of the J. Lamar Branch Student Center. Students will keep their box throughout their time as an ABAC Student. Mailboxes are only available for students living on campus.

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What are the dining hall hours?

Fall Hours:

Monday – Friday
Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Continental: 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Lunch: 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Lite Lunch: 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Dinner: 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Saturday – Sunday
Brunch: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Lite Lunch: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Dinner: 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

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When is family weekend?

Family Weekend is October 2-4. You may find more information about Family Weekend as it gets closer here.

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When can financial aid be used in the bookstore for fall semester?

Financial Aid will be available in the bookstore from July 31-August 28.

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When is book buy back for Summer 2015?

Book buy back will be July 23-29 in the ABAC Bookstore

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What are the move-in dates for Fall 2015

First-time entering freshmen will move in on Saturday, August 8th.  For students who are attending the August 7th Advising and Registration day, they may move in on Friday, August 7th after he/she has completed advising and registration   All students must have completed an Advising and Registration day before moving into his/her housing assignment.  All students must be registered for classes and have paid their accounts in full or have sufficient awarded financial aid prior to moving into housing.  The Office of Financial Aid and Cashier Window will be open on Saturday, August 8th until 12:00pm. (Students only need to pay accounts in full; proof of payment will be provided by ABAC Residence Life & Housing.) Returning students may begin moving in on Sunday, August 9th and continue through the August 12th, the first day of classes.  All offices other than Residence Life & Housing will be closed on the weekend and students needing to speak with any other office should plan to move in on Monday or Tuesday, August 10 and 11.

Suggested Move-In Times:
On Saturday,  August 8th  for Freshmen:

Students traveling within 50 miles will move in from 8:00 am to 10:00 am

Students traveling 51 to 100 miles will move in from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Students traveling from 101 to 250 miles will move in from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Students traveling 250+ miles will move in from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

For Upperclassmen:

Sunday, August 9th : 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Monday, August 10th : 8:00 am to 7:00 pm

Tuesday, August 11th: 8:00 pm to 7:00 pm


If you have any questions at all regarding housing, you may contact 229.391.5140 or email

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When does fall semester begin ?

Fall classes begin August 12.

Click here to see the academic calendar.

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What is the Summer 2015 final exam schedule?

You may find a copy of the Summer Exam Schedule here.

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How do I get a copy of my transcript?

Need an ABAC Transcript?

Log into Banner Web, Academic Records, Academic Records, Order Official Transcript

or you can follow the instructions at

If you need your transcript held until processing of final grades or until graduation has been completed, please mark the option in the transcript request process.

The basic charge for a printed-mailed copy or an electronic-sent copy is $5. You may pay by credit card or debit card online.

Please check Banner Web for any holds on your account. If you have no holds, your transcript will be mailed/sent processed immediately with electronic transcripts sent same day and mailed transcripts within three business days.

Note: If you need an unofficial transcript, you may log into Banner Web and print an unofficial copy from your academic records.

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When is the fee payment deadline for Fall 2015?

August 4 – Payment Deadline for all registered students
August 12 – Payment deadline for students registered since August 4
August 19 – Final payment deadline for students registered since August 12​

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Can students fish in Lake Baldwin?


Fishing: Restricted to ABAC students only (with permit).  A valid Georgia Fishing License is also required.  Students can secure this required permit at the Forest Resources Department in the Yow Building.

When: Daylight to dark

Bait: Only artificial lures, worms and crickets allowed. Bait fish are not permitted.

Creel Limits and Minimum Sizes: Bream, Catfish, and Crappie, any size, 25; Bass over 12″, 4.   All other fish MUST be returned to Lake Baldwin.

Swimming and boating are not permitted except as a part of a supervised class, camp or group outing

Regulations are strictly enforced. Violators will be fined $25, their permit revoked and/or disciplinary action will be taken if necessary.

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When is the payment deadline for Summer 2015?

Payment deadline for Summer Semester is May 26.

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How do I obtain a copy of my 1098 tax form?

Go to

select “access record” on the left hand side.

Enter your basic identification information, the site will generate your form for you.

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When is the Health Center open?

The ABAC Health Center is open Monday-Thursday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm & Fridays 8:00 am to 2:30 pm.

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How do I withdraw from a class?

In order to drop a class, the student gets a drop form from the class instructor, who must sign it. Then the student should take the signed form to the Academic Support Counselors located in the bottom floor of the library.

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When is the deadline to apply for financial aid for Fall 2015?

Recommended deadlines to complete FAFSA for Fall 2015: 
Returning Students by April 1
New Students by July 1

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