University of Georgia: Ranking & Review

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Athens Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 54 83
Top 1%

University of Georgia Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate54%50%57%
Applicants24,1659,71514,450
Admissions13,0524,8458,207
Enrolled undergraduates5,8262,2733,553
Enrolled total (including graduate students)37,60616,01721,589

3,712 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

632 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $70. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores3,946
Percent of students submitting SAT scores68%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
650
Math
635

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores4,319
Percent of students submitting ACT scores74%
ACT Composite
28
ACT English
29
ACT Math
27

University of Georgia Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $26,404 $44,978
Off-campus $24,840 $43,414
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,060 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Georgia provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 9,727 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $9,552 $28,126
Fees for full-time undergraduates $2,266 $2,266
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $2,838 $8,346
Tuition for Full-time graduates $8,704 $24,692
Fees for full-time graduates $2,266 $2,266
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $363 $1,029

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 165 1,816 432 8 2,421
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 148 686 40 8 882
Education 2 355 282 127 766
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 640 37 78 755
Health Professions and Related Programs 13 306 132 278 729
Social Sciences 20 579 27 26 652
Psychology 419 62 51 532
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 30 227 80 23 360
Legal Professions and Studies 159 18 182 359
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 266 32 18 316
Visual and Performing Arts 44 215 33 22 314
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 196 76 13 285
Engineering 240 14 15 269
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 45 207 9 261
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 34 163 11 208
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 170 27 8 205
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12 147 32 10 201
Natural Resources and Conservation 30 104 49 9 192
English Language and Literature & Letters 5 132 3 15 155
Mathematics and Statistics 91 33 13 137
Physical Sciences 79 12 38 129
History 83 5 7 95
Architecture and Related Services 36 36 72
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 2 67 69
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 41 19 60
Philosophy and Religious Studies 30 4 9 43
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 17 17
Grand Total7057,1281,68496710,484

A total of 7,833 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Georgia.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,651 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate85%84%86%
  • Full-time retention rate - 95%
  • Part-time retention rate - 84%

General info

Alternative namesUGA
Founded1785
MottoEt docere et rerum exquirere causas
To teach, to serve and to inquire into the nature of things
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff10,390
Instructional FTE2,122
Research FTE141
Public Service FTE586
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.uga.edu
AddressAdministration Building
Athens, Georgia, 30602
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone7065423000

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