49%

Acceptance Rate

$10,651

Avg.Financial Aid

001598

FAFSA Code

About University of Georgia (UGA)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

38,652

Website

www.uga.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

Administration Building

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7065423000
Fax:
Request Info

Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. The rankings of eductional institutions by Forbes and US News are considered a reliable source by applicants and experts. The ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. However, University of Georgia doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

49%

SAT Range

1240 - 1410

ACT Range

27 - 32

Application Fee

$70

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The admissions process is moderately difficult albeit selective in its approach. To kickstart the admission process at UG, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $70. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1240-1420, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 27 might also given admission but the average ACT score at University of Georgia is 29. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at Administration Building, Athens, Georgia 30602. They can also call them at (706) 542-3000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$15,539

Average Annual Cost

$9,552

Books And Supplies

$986

Other Fees

$2,278

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$10,038

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,834

Total One Year Cost

$26,688

Before applying to UG, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $36,301. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

17:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

95%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

76%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$12,933

Faculty Overview

61%

Male Professors

39%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Finance and Financial Management Se...

585 Graduates

Psychology, General

464 Graduates

Biology, General

445 Graduates

Marketing

357 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

342 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

284 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

234 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

215 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

211 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

203 Graduates

Insurance

200 Graduates

Political Science and Government

185 Graduates

Public Health

164 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

163 Graduates

Non-Professional General Legal Stud...

159 Graduates

Computer Science

151 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

149 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

146 Graduates

Journalism

145 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

142 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

142 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

122 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

116 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

115 Graduates

Family and Consumer Economics and R...

107 Graduates

Sociology

106 Graduates

Animal Sciences

97 Graduates

Real Estate

93 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

92 Graduates

History

90 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

89 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

86 Graduates

International Business

82 Graduates

Economics

78 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

71 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

71 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

68 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

66 Graduates

Mathematics

66 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

56 Graduates

Specialized Sales, Merchandising an...

55 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

52 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

51 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

47 Graduates

Nutrition Sciences

47 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

46 Graduates

Microbiological Sciences and Immuno...

46 Graduates

Social Work

45 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

44 Graduates

Biological/Biosystems Engineering

43 Graduates

Chemistry

41 Graduates

Statistics

39 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

37 Graduates

Civil Engineering

36 Graduates

Genetics

36 Graduates

Landscape Architecture

36 Graduates

Anthropology

35 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

34 Graduates

Computer Engineering

31 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

31 Graduates

Environmental/Environmental Health...

30 Graduates

Music

30 Graduates

Natural Resources Management and Po...

29 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

28 Graduates

Forestry

26 Graduates

Cognitive Science

25 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

23 Graduates

International/Global Studies

23 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

22 Graduates

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human...

22 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

21 Graduates

Agricultural Public Services

20 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

20 Graduates

Philosophy

20 Graduates

Biotechnology

19 Graduates

Housing and Human Environments

19 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

19 Graduates

Plant Sciences

19 Graduates

Zoology/Animal Biology

18 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

17 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

17 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

17 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

16 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

15 Graduates

Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences,...

14 Graduates

Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomica...

13 Graduates

Agricultural Engineering

12 Graduates

Agriculture, General

12 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

12 Graduates

Area Studies

11 Graduates

Biochemical Engineering

10 Graduates

Food Science and Technology

10 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

10 Graduates

Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Lan...

10 Graduates

Physics

10 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

9 Graduates

Agricultural Production Operations

8 Graduates

International Agriculture

8 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

7 Graduates

Archeology

7 Graduates

Astronomy and Astrophysics

7 Graduates

Classical and Ancient Studies

7 Graduates

Dance

7 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

7 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

7 Graduates

Botany/Plant Biology

6 Graduates

Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorolog...

5 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

5 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

4 Graduates

Soil Sciences

3 Graduates

Urban Studies/Affairs

2 Graduates

Educational/Instructional Media Des...

2 Graduates

Homeland Security

2 Graduates

Historic Preservation and Conservat...

1 Graduates

Medieval and Renaissance Studies

1 Graduates

Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languag...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

29,611

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

22%

Full-time

94%

Part-time

6%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

69% White

1% Unknown

8% Black

6% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

10% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

15%

Out Of State

84%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$71,225 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,042/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,996/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,996/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bulldogs

School Colors

red and black

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Southeastern Conference

Total Male Athletes

277

Total Female Athletes

256

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

45

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Equestrian

Golf

Gymnastics

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by UG. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $10,314 per year. The average meal plan at UG costs around $3,996 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At UG, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 43% male and 57% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$39,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$50,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$15,000

$31,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$156 - 322

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

95%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,651

Students Receiving Federal Grants

20%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,020

Students Receiving State Aid

86%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,902

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

21%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,235

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$17,229

$30K - $48K

$14,641

$48K - $75K

$11,724

$75K - $110K

$9,278

> $110K

$9,159

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,887,711

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$113,476,524

In case the students at University of Georgia face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,112, whereas the financial aid is $6,925. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $8,868 and institutional aid worth $6,925. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at UG based on students' financial needs add up to $2,887,711 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $113,476,524.

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