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Georgia Gwinnett College

Lawrenceville, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate94%
Acceptance Rate94%

About Georgia Gwinnett College

Georgia Gwinnett College Overview

Georgia Gwinnett College is a public, state school in the suburban setting of Lawrenceville, Georgia. Georgia Gwinnett College was founded in 2006 and enrolls around 11,627 students a year, including 11,627 undergraduate students. Georgia Gwinnett College offers on-campus housing for up to 964 students. The majority of students live on campus but first-year students are not required to live in the dorms. On the weekends, about 7% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

📆 Mark your calendar! May 3, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester.

Student Involvement at Georgia Gwinnett College

Interested in music or performing? At Georgia Gwinnett College you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Georgia Gwinnett College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Georgia Gwinnett College does not have any greek life opportunties.

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

2022 Georgia Gwinnett College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 94%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 2.9
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 67%
Percent of Need Met 50%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $11,821

Is Georgia Gwinnett College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better sense of what Georgia Gwinnett College offers and if the school might be a good fit for you.

Georgia Gwinnett College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is not difficult to get into Georgia Gwinnett College. Around 94% of applicants get into Georgia Gwinnett College each year. Last year, 4,853 students applied to Georgia Gwinnett College and 4,559 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Georgia Gwinnett College

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

Approximately 67% of students who start at Georgia Gwinnett College return for their second year of college. 21% of Georgia Gwinnett College undergrads graduate within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Georgia Gwinnett College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Georgia Gwinnett College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Georgia Gwinnett College'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.

For more information about Georgia Gwinnett College's endowment, check with the school directly. For each full-time student, Georgia Gwinnett College spends about $14,035 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Georgia Gwinnett College

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

Georgia Gwinnett College meets 50% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $11,821 a year.

The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2022 was around $37,357 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

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

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Georgia Gwinnett College.

Based on this information, is Georgia Gwinnett College the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Georgia Gwinnett College a good school for you?

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Where is Georgia Gwinnett College?

Georgia Gwinnett College is located in the suburban setting of Lawrenceville, Georgia, less than an hour from Atlanta.

If you would like to see Georgia Gwinnett College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take I-85 to Lawrenceville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Georgia Gwinnett College and Lawrenceville are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1000 University Center Lane Lawrenceville, GA 30043

Campus Setting: Suburban

Georgia Gwinnett College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

May 3

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Georgia Gwinnett College is May 3.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Georgia Gwinnett College is Continuous processing.

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

Georgia Gwinnett College ACT Scores


ACT Range

16 - 21

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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Estimated Chance

21 and Above


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16 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Georgia Gwinnett College is 19. Students with an ACT score of 21 and above have a good chance of getting into Georgia Gwinnett College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 21 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Georgia Gwinnett College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

910 - 1090


Math SAT Range

450 - 540


Reading SAT Range

460 - 560

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1090 and Above


910 to 1090


910 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Georgia Gwinnett College students is 1008. Applicants with SAT scores of 1090 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Georgia Gwinnett College, while applicants with SAT scores between 910 to 1090 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 910 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Georgia Gwinnett College.

Georgia Gwinnett College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Georgia Gwinnett College is like? There are approximately 11,627 students enrolled at Georgia Gwinnett College. 65% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from GA and 1% percent of students are from other states.


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