Office of Undergraduate Admissions, 82 College Circle Dahlonega, GA 30597 706-864-1800
About North Georgia College and State University
  • Year of Foundation 1873
  • Size of Campus 120 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,190
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 60%, 40%, 10%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $2,322 in-state, $9,290 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $4,424
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 3,983
North Georgia College & State University offers a high quality college experience in a beautiful mountain setting, about an hour north of Atlanta. With more than 6,000 students, North Georgia is large enough to provide a wide array of opportunities and activities, but small enough to ensure personal attention from professors and to foster friendships among students.Located in Dahlonega, Ga., a small historic town in the Blue Ridge Mountains, North Georgia is a coeducational public university emphasizing strong liberal arts, as well as pre-professional, professional and graduate programs. The university offers more than 50 majors to prepare students for nearly any career.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Military Reviews, Officer Commissioning ceremonies, Parents-Alumni Weekend, Hoag Lecture Series, Nix Living Heritage Fine Arts Series, Annual Women & Leadership Conference, National Leadership Challenge Weekend, Observatory, Planetarium, Dahlonega Internat
  • Number of frats 8
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Organization, Students for Social Awareness, Determined Young Minds for Multicultural Empowerment, Model United Nations.
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Number of students in fraternities 8
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union, Campus Outreach, Canterbury Club, Ecumenical Council, Latter Day Saints, Muslim Student Association, Newman Club, Praise Choir, Wesley Foundation, Westminster Club, World Religions Studies.
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Phi Sigma, Council of Honor Societies, Delta Mu Delta, Honor Scoiety of Nursing, Kappa Delta Pi, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Delta Phi, Pi Gamma Mu, Pi Sigma Alpha, Psi Chi, Sigma Delta Pi
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 3%
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta (75), Athens (70)
  • Distance to nearest train Gainesville (31)
  • Distance to nearest bus Gainesville (31)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (50%), men's dorms (30%), apartment for single students (20%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 7
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 70%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 30%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 29%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs)
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,277
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,700
  • Computer Courses No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 200
  • Number Of Books in Library 175,330
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number of e-books 27,418
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 650
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Museums Institutional History Museum, Two Art Galleries
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 387
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 14
  • Number Of Microforms 369,009
Student Employment and Career
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Army, Banks, Financial Services, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Labs, Law Enforcement, Local School Systems, Rehab Centers, Wellness Providers
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 85%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years 95%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 12%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,000
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year 90%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural