Terrell Hall Athens, GA 30602 706-542-8776
http://www.uga.edu undergrad@admissions.uga.edu
About University of Georgia
  • Year of Foundation 1785
  • Size of Campus 324 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 25,204
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57% 43% 10%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 4,892 in-state, 17,722 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $60
  • Enrollment No. 25,882
The University of Georgia, a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education. Its motto, "to teach, to serve, and to inquire into the nature of things," reflects the University's integral and unique role in the conservation and enhancement of the state's and nation's intellectual, cultural, and environmental heritage.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 22
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) www. uga. edu/stuact/programs/studentOrg/0506%20feb06%20stu%20orgs%20directory. pdf
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 23%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) www. uga. edu/stuact/programs/studentOrg/0506%20feb06%20stu%20orgs%20directory. pdf
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 32
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 24
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Dance Marathon, Dawgs After Dark, Georgia Museum of Art, International Street Festival, Performing Arts, State Botanical Garden
  • Number of students in fraternities 32
  • Percent students who are frat members 18%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Delta, Mortar Board, Alpha Lambda Delta, Omicron Delta Kappa, Pi Kappa Lambda, Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society, Phi Alpha Theta, Psi Chi Honor Society, Sigma Tau Delta, Eta Sigma Phi, Golden Key NHS, Dean William Tate Honor Society Ph
  • Distance to nearest train Atlanta (75)
  • Distance to nearest bus Athens (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta (80), Athens (3)
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing 27%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 42%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (69%), women's dorms (18%), sorority housing (2%), fraternity housing (3%), apartments for married students (4%), apartment for single students (4%), special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students, other housin
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 48%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 53
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 11%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 13%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 28%
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 6,537,902
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number of e-books 440,453
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 780
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Museums Georgia Museum of Art, Georgia Museum of Natural History, Student Learning Center, Performing Arts Center, Ramsey Student Physical Activities Center, State Botanical Garden, Lake Herrick Forest, Butts-Mehre Athletic Heritage Museum, Collegiate Tennis Hall
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,503,956
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 45
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 4,114,611
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1,110
  • 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)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 75
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 48,227
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 15,000
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,520
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Ernst & Young, Deloitte, Progressive, KPMG, Accenture, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Centers for Disease Control, AIG, Hewitt Associates, Gainesville State College, Eckerd, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Ferguson Enterprises, Medical College of Georgia, Stat
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 65%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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