We are the

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.

The Birthplace of Public Higher Education in America

We area powerhouse in academics and athletics

U.S. News & World Report ranked us the 16th best national public university.

  • #16 Best National Public University

We arehome to the best and brightest

The Jere W. Morehead Honors College is one of the top 10 programs in the nation.

We are turning ideas into promising solutions

UGA is the No. 1 institution in the nation for bringing new products to market with industry partners. Our discoveries are solving challenges and driving economic development.

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

91% 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 among public universities.

We arepreparing the next generation of leaders

We’re committed to matching every incoming student with an immersive hands-on learning opportunity because we know experience cements learning.

We’re one of the largest universities to make this commitment.

We are distinguished researchers

This year three University of Georgia faculty members were elected to the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest honors a scientist can earn.