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Colleges / University of Georgia

University of Georgia

Athens, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate43%

About UGA

University of Georgia is a public, state university in the suburb of Athens, Georgia. UGA was founded in 1785. The university enrolls around 40,607 students per year, including 30,714 undergraduates.

UGA Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into UGA. Around 43% of applicants get into UGA each year. Out of 39,354 applications received in 2022, 16,730 students were offered admission.

University of Georgia Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 43%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate 41%
Average GPA 4.0
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 41%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 68%

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University of Georgia is located in the town of Athens, Georgia, near Atlanta.

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College Info

101 Herty Drive Athens, GA 30602

Campus Setting: Suburban

UGA Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Apr 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UGA is Jan 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UGA is Apr 1.

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UGA SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1220 - 1400


Math SAT Range

600 - 720


Reading SAT Range

620 - 710

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1400 and Above


1220 to 1400


1220 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for UGA students is 1310. Applicants with SAT scores of 1400 and above have a good chance of being admitted to UGA, while applicants with SAT scores between 1220 to 1400 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1220 have a low chance of being offered a spot at UGA.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UGA is like? There are approximately 40,607 students enrolled at UGA, including 30,714 undergraduate students and 9,893 graduate students. 94% percent of students attend school full-time, 85% percent are from GA and 15% percent of students are from other states.


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