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South Georgia State College

Douglas, GA 2-Year Public
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South Georgia State College Student Life

South Georgia State College is on a 340-acre campus in the small town setting of Douglas, Georgia.

South Georgia State College Student Activities

There are many activities and organizations for South Georgia State College students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Interested in Greek life? South Georgia State College does not have fraternities or sororities.

South Georgia State College has several thriving Intramural Sports. In fact, more students participate in the Intramural Sports than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at South Georgia State College include Cultural Exchange Club, Georgia Association of Nursing Students, Student Government Association and Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society.

South Georgia State College students' favorite campus traditions are Week of Welcome, Hawk Fest and Spring Fling.

South Georgia State College Housing

This table offers information on housing at South Georgia State College.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes Required for freshman
Guaranteed Housing Yes Priortiy given to freshman
Co-ed Housing Available No
Housing for Students with Disabilities No
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus –– 13%
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing –– 450
Number of Students Living On-Campus –– 331
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus –– 82%

South Georgia State College offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.

Most South Georgia State College students live off campus. In 2022, 13% of undergrads at South Georgia State College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 82% of students lived off-campus or commuted to South Georgia State College. There are 450 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,028 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 331 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

South Georgia State College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

South Georgia State College Athletics

At South Georgia State College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at South Georgia State College:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Swimming And Diving Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Is South Georgia State College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

South Georgia State College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The South Georgia State College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to South Georgia State College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit South Georgia State College, take Interstate 75 to Douglas, GA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Jacksonville International airport.

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South Georgia State College Campus Services

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