We arethe 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 arehome to the best and brightest
Our Honors program is one of the top 10 programs in the nation, and the 2018 freshman class is the most academically-qualified class in our history.
We aretackling 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 area 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 arecommitted to excellence and affordability
Kiplinger’s ranked us #16 for best value of public universities.
We arepreparing 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.