University of Georgia

Athens, Georgia

Overview

AddressAdministration Building
School Websitewww.uga.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

University of Georgia is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Athens, Georgia that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 26,164 students applied to University of Georgia. Of those students, 12,711 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Georgia was $9,552, in addition to fees of $2,278. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend University of Georgia.

University of Georgia has a 85% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The University of Georgia acceptance rate is 49%. To put this into perspective, 12,711 of the 26,164 students who applied to University of Georgia in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Georgia is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Georgia had an SAT score between the range of 1,240 and 1,410. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Georgia was between 27 and 32 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to University of Georgia as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Georgia, the tuition for in-state residents is $9,552. Combined with fees of $2,278, room and board costs of $10,038, other expenses of $3,834 and the $986 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $26,688.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $30,404 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in University of Georgia to $45,262 for out-of-state students.

Students at University of Georgia are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Georgia was $5,020 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 20%.

University of Georgia Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to University of Georgia.

University of Georgia has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Georgia residents; in fact, 84% of all students reside in Georgia. However, 15% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at University of Georgia is 17:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from University of Georgia to thrive in your studies.

What's more, 34,930 students enrolled full-time.

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