Frequently Asked Questions

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Where do I get a copy of my transcript?


To request your Lanier Tech transcript, please visit Transcript Request Form and follow the instructions.

Is there a transcript fee?


THERE IS A $5 PER COPY FEE FOR ALL OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS.

Please visit Transcript Ordering Services for current Pricing and Payment information. If you have additional questions, call 770-533-6983.

Where do I get help with job seeking skills or finding part-time or full-time employment?


The Student Affairs Office at each campus. Additional information on employment opportunities, including Lanier Tech’s eRecruitment Online Job Search, is available in the Career Services section of the website. Should you have specific questions, please contact Career Services at 770-533-7009.

Where do I buy books?


Bookstores are currently located at the Hall and Forsyth Campuses. During registration, a temporary Bookstore is located at the Winder-Barrow Campus. Jackson County students may purchase their books at the Barrow Campus or by contacting the Hall Campus Bookstore at 770-533-7045 to make other arrangements. Dawson County students may purchase their books at the Forsyth Campus Bookstore or by contacting the Hall Campus Bookstore at 770-533-7045 to make other arrangements. Some online services are also available via the bookstore website. Should you have questions, please contact the Hall Campus Bookstore at 770-533-7045.

Where do I get a parking decal?


At the present time, parking decals are only distributed at the Hall and Forsyth Campuses. These decals are available in the Academic Affairs Office at the Hall Campus, Breeden-Giles Hall and in the Student Affairs Office at the Forsyth Campus, Building A. Should you have questions regarding parking, please contact Administrative Services at 770-533-6900 or paula@laniertech.edu.

Where do I get help if I am a student with disabilities?


The Student Affairs Office at each campus can provide help for students with disabilities. Should you have specific questions, please contact Allison Haynes at 770-533-7003 or ahaynes@laniertech.edu.

Where do I go to withdraw from courses or request a refund?


Through the end of the last day of the semester, a student may withdraw from a course. To withdraw from a course, a student must obtain a Withdrawal Form from his/her advisor, sign and date the form, and submit it to the Office of Student Affairs immediately but no later than the close of the office on the last day of the semester. This deadline is strictly enforced. Students may also withdraw from a course on line via BannerWeb.

A student dropping a course on or after the third instructional day of the semester, but by the midpoint date of the semester, will receive a grade of "W." Note: An instructional day is based on the academic calendar, not a student's individual schedule. A student who drops a course after the midpoint date will be assigned a "WP" or "WF." A student who withdraws from a course prior to the first day of the semester or during the three day drop period will be due a refund of tuition (see Refund Policy) Students on financial aid should be aware that a drop or withdrawal after the three day drop period may affect their financial aid.

Where do I go to get a Student/Photo ID card?


The Student Affairs Office at each campus provides Student/Photo ID cards. Please contact the following numbers for specific dates and times:

Hall Campus - 770-533-7000
Forsyth Campus - 678-341-6600
Dawson County Campus - 706-216-5461
Barrow Campus - 770-297-4500
Jackson County Campus - 706-335-1931.

Where do I go to change my program of study or my admissions status?


This can be done at the Student Affairs Office at each campus. Should you have questions, please contact the Admissions Office at 770-533-7008 or admissions_office@laniertech.edu.

Where do I go to get information on taking the GED Exam?


Visit the Adult Education web pages or contact the Adult Education Department at 770-531-3356.

Where do I file a student accident report?


The Student Affairs Office at each campus. Should you have questions, please contact Ruth Perry at 770-533-7002 or rperry@laniertech.edu.

How do I drop a course?


Through the end of the third instructional day of the semester, a student may drop a course from an already existing schedule. Note: An instructional day is based on the academic calendar, not a student's individual schedule. Students may drop courses online via BannerWeb or may obtain a Withdrawal Form from his/her advisor, sign and date the form, and submit it to the Office of Student Affairs prior to the close of the office on the third instructional day of the semester. This deadline is strictly enforced. A student who drops a course may be due a refund (see Refund Policy).

How do I add a course?


Through the end of the third calendar day of the semester, a student may add a course to an already existing schedule. Students may add courses online via at BannerWeb or may obtain a Drop/Add Form from his/her advisor, obtain the signature of the advisor, sign and date the form, and submit it to the Office of Student Affairs prior to the close of the office on the third calendar day of the semester. Students who add a course may owe additional tuition and fees (see Financial Information).