C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W
University of Georgia
Athens, GA
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Institution Type Public
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 27,951
   Women 15,884 (56.8%)
   Men 12,067 (43.2%)
Graduate Students 8,623
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 54% of 22,694 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline January 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.98
SAT Math 631 average
570-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 625 average
570-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 29 average
26-31 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay     X  
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance In-state: $25,186
Out-of-state: $43,396
  Tuition and Fees In-state: $11,634
Out-of-state: $29,844
  Room and Board $9,600
Average Percent of Need Met 77%
Average Freshman Award $13,514
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 1,918
Regular Class Size Not reported
Athens Population 119,980
Nearest Metropolitan Area Atlanta
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 98% of freshmen, 36% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division I
Mascot White English Bulldog
Sororities 31% of women participate
Fraternities 20% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
10.3% Asian
7.7% Black/African-American
5.8% Hispanic/Latino
3.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
71.5% White
0.8% Unknown
International Students 1.7% from 124 countries
First-Year Students Returning 95.2%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 63.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 65%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 19.0%