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University of Georgia
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  • 4 Year
  • ATHENS, GA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade A+
  5. Athletics
    grade A+
  6. Party Scene
    grade A+
  7. Professors
    grade A+
  8. Location
    grade A
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade A+
  11. Student Life
    grade A+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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Georgia is a highly rated public university located in Athens, Georgia. It is a large institution with an enrollment of 27,888 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Georgia acceptance rate is 48%. Popular majors include Finance, Biology, and Psychology. Graduating 87% of students, Georgia alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $39,900.

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ADMINISTRATION BUILDING
ATHENS, GA 30602
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Southeastern Conference

University of Georgia Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

UGA Admissions

Acceptance Rate
48%
Application Deadline
January 1
SAT Range
1250-1460
ACT Range
29-33
Application Fee
$70
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$16,580 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$11,364 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
92%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
77%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 281 responses
55%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 345 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 345 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    15%
  • On Campus
    85%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
27,888 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,877
Undergrads Over 25
70800%
Pell Grant
17%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 220 responses
  • Fun loving intelligent students
    22%
  • Complex, multi-faceted
    17%
  • Very mixed group
    15%
  • Alcohol loving excellent students
    15%
  • White
    11%
  • Incredibly Diverse
    5%
  • Work Hard, Play Hard
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
60%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 410 responses
Poll
52%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 506 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 242 responses
  • Large, but a close Bulldawg community
    52%
  • Large
    20%
  • Small if you find your niche
    5%
  • Community-oriented
    5%
  • Heaven on Earth
    5%
  • Spacious with variety
    3%
  • Large school, small family
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$50,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
87%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 195 responses

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