231 W. Hancock Street Milledgeville, GA 31061 478-445-1283
http://www.gcsu.edu/ info@gcsu.edu
About Georgia College and State University
  • Year of Foundation 1889
  • Size of Campus 590 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,801
  • App. Deadlines April 1
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 4,356 in-state, 15,078 out-of-state
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
As Georgia's public liberal arts university, Georgia College offers undergraduate programs of study to talented and motivated students in a residential college setting. Georgia College also provides, at multiple locations, graduate and professional studies that support the needs of the region and create pathways to individual success and personal fulfillment. Its academically engaging, student-centered programs often take learning beyond the traditional classroom and develop the intellectual, professional, and civic skills and dispositions that enable graduates to thrive in an information-intensive and diverse global society. Through its teaching, research, and service, Georgia College enriches the lives of students and their local and global communities.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 9%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Rho Tau, Beta Beta Beta, Eta Sigma Gamma, Eta Sigma Alpha, Gamma Beta Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta, Alpha Lambda Delta, Psi Chi
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union, Campus Outreach, Christian Campus Fellowship, Diverse Body of Christ, Kappa Upsilon Chi, Life Coalition, Sigma Alpha Omega, United in Christ Ministries, Wesley Foundation Campus Ministry
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 13%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Student Association , Black Student Alliance, International Club, N. A. A. C. P. (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People);
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 5
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 4
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Convocation, theatrical events, jazz concerts, International Dinner;
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta (90), Atlanta (90)
  • Distance to nearest train Atlanta (90)
  • Distance to nearest bus Macon (30)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 25%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (57%), apartment for single students (41%), special housing for international students (1%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 10
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 40%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 75%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums Museum and Archives of Georgia Education
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Number Of Subscriptions 23,849
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 100
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 263
  • Number Of Microforms 646,456
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 5,010
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number of e-books 27,420
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 75
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities Flannery O'Connor Collection; papers of Paul Coverdell(former senator and former director of the Peace Corp)
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 172,770
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interview training, other
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,600
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Georgia Military College)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Medical Center of Central Georgia, Boards of Education, Ritz Carlton, Georgia College & State University
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 6%