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Augusta University

Augusta, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate47%
Acceptance Rate47%

About Augusta University

Augusta University Overview

Augusta University is a public, state school in the city of Augusta, Georgia. Augusta University was founded in 1828 and the school currently enrolls around 7,938 students per year, including 5,133 undergrad students. Augusta University ensures on-campus housing for students. Most students live in off campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! The final application deadline for Fall 2023 is July 1.

Student Activities at Augusta University

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Augusta University's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Augusta University students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Excited for Greek life? Augusta University has both fraternities and sororities.

Planning to play sports? Augusta University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Augusta University on the Student Life page.

2022 Augusta University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 11%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 82%
In-State Tuition $6,892
Out-of-State $22,270
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $2,021

Is Augusta University a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how selective a school is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better sense of what Augusta University offers and if the college could be the right college for you.

Augusta University Acceptance Rate 2022

Around 11% of applicants get into Augusta University each year. Last year, 12,106 students applied to Augusta University and 1,276 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Augusta University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 75% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Augusta Universityreturn for the next year. 26% of Augusta University undergrads graduate within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook Augusta University Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Augusta University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Augusta University's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2022, the total market value of Augusta University's endowment was $9.4 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. The school spends $8,222 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Augusta University

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $2,021 a year.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Augusta University.

Based on this information, is Augusta University the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Augusta University a good school for you?

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Where is Augusta University?

Augusta University is located in the urban setting of Augusta, Georgia.

If you want to see Augusta University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 20 to Augusta, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Bush Field.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Augusta University and Augusta are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1120 15th Street Augusta, GA 30912

Campus Setting: Urban

Augusta University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Augusta University is Jul 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Augusta University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

19 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above

Good

19 to 26

Avg

19 and Less

Low

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Augusta University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Augusta University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$18,409

In State

$33,787

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$6,892
$22,270
Fees
$1,845
$1,845
Housing
$9,672
$9,672
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Augusta University is like? There are approximately 7,938 students enrolled at Augusta University, including 5,133 undergraduate students and 2,805 graduate students. 81% percent of students attend school full-time, 89% percent are from GA and 11% percent of students are from other states.

81%

Full Time

19%

Part Time

89%

In State

11%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

7,938

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

47%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,737

Out-of-State

$24,115

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 1
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