Application Process for Exempt Institutions Required to File an Audit

Note: Contact Mr. Michael Kaiser, [email protected], should you have any questions regarding the application process or in order to set up a EDvera login account.

  • Log into EDvera

    Please follow the directions below to log into Edvera. Once you have logged in, you may update your contact information and begin submitting the information and/or documents needed to renew your institution’s exemption from other GNPEC requirements.

  • Update Account Information

    You will now see your “Dashboard” with your institution's information listed.

    • Your name should appear in the top right corner of the screen.
    • Click on your name to access your Profile and Notifications (this is your mailbox).
    • If needed, please update your contact information. 
    • Save the information by clicking the save button at the bottom of the screen.
  • Complete Application

    • Select the “Documents” tab at the top of the page.
    • Select the “+Start Document” tab.
    • Select “Audit Only Exemption”.
    • Select “Continue” if the correct application is listed at the top of the screen. 
    • Enter your institution’s information into each appropriate field. Upload the most recent audited financial statement and current accreditation documentation.
    • You can save this document and return if necessary. The document will be under the In Progress tab under Documents. 
  • Submit Application for Approval

    • Once you have completed the forms, click the “submit” button at the bottom of the screen.
    • Once you have provided all required information, your institution’s status will be “Pending RS Approval”.
    • Send the Financial Viability Assessment Fee ($500) made payable to GNPEC at the listed address below or pay online through the Schedule of Fees page.

    After it has been reviewed and approved, you will receive a confirmation email.You may print the notification of exemption as needed.

    Please note that a late fee will apply to renewal applications and FVA fees not received 30 days prior to the June 30 expiration date.


    Audit Exemption

    Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission
    ATTN: Audit Exemption
    2082 East Exchange Place, Suite 220
    Tucker, GA 30084