We are taking promising students and turning them into Rhodes Scholars
Among public universities, we are one of the nation’s top three producers of Rhodes Scholars over the past two decades.
We are the birthplace of public higher education in America
Established in 1785, we sparked a movement that continues to shape our nation. Today, public colleges and universities across the United States educate about 15 million students each year.
We are a powerhouse in academics and athletics
- #16 Best National Public University
- #17 College that dominates academically and athletically
We are a launching pad for promising careers
96 percent of our alumni are employed or attending grad school within six months of graduation—well above the national average.
We are tackling the world’s grand challenges
From finding cures for deadly diseases to improving our food supply, UGA faculty and students never stop searching for better solutions.
We are committed to excellence and affordability
The New York Times ranked us #10 among public universities on their College Access Index.
We are preparing the next generation of leaders
We’re committed to match every incoming student with an immersive hands-on learning opportunity because we believe experience cements learning.
We’re the largest university to make this commitment.