University of Georgia

Acceptance Rate 48 %
SAT Average 1,355
Tuition & Fees $31,120
Student Population 39,147
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,276

Academic Overview

University of Georgia Campus, Athens, GA
University of Georgia is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Athens, Georgia. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $12,080 for Georgia residents and $31,120 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 39,147 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 48% and the graduation rate is 87% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Georgia varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $59,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of University of Georgia are $12,080 for Georgia residents and $31,120 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,168 for in-state students and $27,476 for out-of-state students.
University of Georgia 2021 Tuition & Fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at UGA. The acceptance rate of UGA is 48% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 41%. The average graduation rate is 87% and the transfer-out rate is 8%. The average received amount of financial aid is $10,276 and 88% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 39,147 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Georgia is 48 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Georgia is 87 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Georgia is 8 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Georgia is 95 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Georgia is 39,147
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Georgia is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,276 at University of Georgia.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

UGA offers 419 major programs through online and on-site education where 29 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate390
One but less than two years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree1292
Post Bachelor's Degree358
Master's Degree11616
Post Master's Degree142
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship821
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Georgia offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:10,068)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,996)

Veterans Benefits

University of Georgia has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges