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University of Georgia Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Costs
$9,616/ year
Poll
58%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.275 responses
Poll
72%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.510 responses

Food

Campus Food
A+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,956/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 718 responses
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  • East village
    19%
  • The Niche
    18%
  • Bolton
    12%
  • The dining halls if you have meal plan
    11%
  • Tate Plaza
    11%
  • Oglethorpe.
    7%
  • Snelling
    6%
90%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.283 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
A+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
A+
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 270 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    53%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    44%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    3%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    0%

Safety

Safety
C+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
81%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.309 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 197 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    28%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    49%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    20%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    3%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 228 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    25%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    57%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    14%
  • Not very visible.
    4%
  • We have campus police?
    0%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 466 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    44%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    52%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    4%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    0%
Men's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Swimming and Diving, All Track Combined, Football
Women's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Volleyball, Gymnastics, Softball, Swimming and Diving, Soccer, Equestrian, All Track Combined

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 490 responses
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  • The Arch
    21%
  • The Chapel Bell
    15%
  • Any sporting event
    11%
  • The Hedges
    10%
  • Snellebrating
    9%
  • "Glory, Glory"
    9%
  • "How `Bout Them Dogs"
    7%

Party Scene

Party Scene
A+
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 265 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    30%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    54%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    9%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    3%
  • Parties? What parties?
    5%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 129 responses
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  • Georgia v.Florida weekend
    40%
  • Depends if you are greek or not.
    26%
  • Pretty Nasty, Juice Jam, Phi Slam, Pajama Jam
    10%
  • Phi Slam
    8%
  • Shower Cap, Lost, Twilight
    4%
  • Twilight
    3%
  • Pretty Nasty, Pajama Jam, Shower Cap
    2%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
22%
Women in Sororities
29%
61%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.370 responses
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