4484 Peachtree Road N.E,Atlanta, GA 30319 404-364-8307
http://www.oglethorpe.edu admission@oglethorpe.edu
About Oglethorpe University
  • Year of Foundation 1835
  • Size of Campus 102 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,018
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 60%, 40%, 24%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $27,700
  • Room and Board $9,990
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 40
  • Enrollment No. 974
Oglethorpe University is an independent, highly-selective, coeducational liberal arts institution of just over 1,100 students from more than 34 different states and 36 different countries emphasizing the preparation of the humane generalist needed by a complex and changing society. The faculty is dedicated to teaching, thus providing a true learning environment in the university's primary programs of the liberal arts and sciences, business administration and teacher education. In addition to traditional classroom experience, Oglethorpe students are encouraged to extend their learning through real-world experience, using the city of Atlanta as a learning laboratory.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 4
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 33%
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frats 4
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 25%
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Number of sororities 3
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta (15)
  • Distance to nearest train Atlanta (7)
  • Distance to nearest bus Atlanta
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 60%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • 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
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 25%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
Campus Services
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Counseling Services psychological
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page N/A
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available N/A
  • Library Facilities on-line access through state higher education system, Galileo
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums Oglethorpe University Museum of Art, Conant Performing Arts Center, Georgia Shakespeare Festival
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis