$5.25 billion is the University of Georgia’s estimated annual economic impact on the state.
The University of Georgia’s contributions to the economic vitality of Georgia are vast. A UGA degree increases current and future earnings for graduates. Our research brings external funding to the state and also leads to inventions and discoveries for new products and businesses. And our outreach programs contribute to more efficient and productive public agencies and private businesses by providing continuing education and training to thousands of Georgians.