11935 Abercorn Street Savannah, GA 31419 912-927-5277
About Armstrong Atlantic State University
  • Year of Foundation 1935
  • Size of Campus 250 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor's , Master's, Post-Bachelor's,Post-Master's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,915
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 68%, 32%, 8%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $2,212 in-state, 0 out-of-state-$8,842
  • Room and Board $4,500
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $20
  • Enrollment No. 5,281
Armstrong Atlantic State University, also referred to as Armstrong Atlantic, Armstrong, or simply AASU, is a four-year public university, part of the University System of Georgia. It is located on a 268-acre (1.08 km2) campus in suburban Savannah, Georgia, United States. The campus is approximately fifteen minutes from downtown Savannah and 25 miles (40 km) from Tybee Island beaches. Armstrong Atlantic was founded in 1935 by Thomas Gamble, mayor of Savannah, as Armstrong Junior College. The institution grew into a four year university in the 1960s. Armstrong currently offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs through four colleges. Armstrong has a student enrollment of approximately 7,600 students, including close to 1,000 graduate students. Fielding athletic teams known as Armstrong Atlantic Pirates, the university competes at the NCAA Division II level as a member of the Peach Belt Conference. Armstrong's official colors are maroon and gold.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union, Generation of Faith Ministries, Wesley Foundation, Muslim Students Association, The Newman Club
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Unity and Diversity League, Armstrong Ebony Coalition, HOLA (Hispanic Outreach and Leadership at Armstrong), International Student Organization, NAACP
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus AASU Day, International Day
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Eta, Beta Beta Beta, Joel H. Hildebrand Chemisty Honor Society, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Gamma Mu, Pi Mu Epsilon, Sigma Tau Delta, Sigma Theta Tau, Upsilon Pi Epsilon
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Savannah (24), Jacksonville, FL (122)
  • Distance to nearest train Savannah (12)
  • Distance to nearest bus Savannah (9)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 100%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Type of housing provided for students apartment for single students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 232,791
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,333
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological
  • Museums N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,145
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities The Florence Powell Minis collection
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Number Of Microforms 698,512
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Savannah State University)
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City