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University of North Georgia

Dahlonega, GA 4-Year Public

About University of North Georgia

University of North Georgia is a public, state school located in the small town setting of Dahlonega, GA, less than an hour from Atlanta.

Founded in 1873, University of North Georgia currently enrolls around 19,793 students a year, including 19,019 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $67,974,269. The school spends $6,855 for each full-time student enrolled.

Admissions Facts About University of North Georgia

Acceptance rate: 0%

Average GPA: 3.55

Early Decision or Early Action: /

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

University of North Georgia Acceptance Rate 2021

University of North Georgia accepts around 0 percent of applicants each year.

The average high school GPA for a student at University of North Georgia is 3.55 out of 4.0.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is University of North Georgia a good school?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and graduation rates

About 77 percent of students who start at University of North Georgia return the next year. Out of the 1,464 students who started at University of North Georgia as first-time freshman, 447 graduate within four years.

Around 52 percent of students who started at University of North Georgia earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $10,673 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does University of North Georgia sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is University of North Georgia a good school for YOU?

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College Info

82 College Circle Dahlonega, GA 30597

Campus Setting: Small Town

University of North Georgia Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of North Georgia is Feb 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of North Georgia is Jul 1.

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

University of North Georgia ACT Scores


ACT Range

23 - 27

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

27 and Above


23 to 27


23 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to University of North Georgia is 25. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into University of North Georgia. Students with an ACT score that falls between 23 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 23 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

University of North Georgia SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1080 - 1220


Math SAT Range

520 - 600


Reading SAT Range

550 - 630

University of North Georgia Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees


In State


Cost Breakdown
In State
State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at University of North Georgia is like? There are approximately 19,748 students enrolled at University of North Georgia, including 19,036 undergraduate students and 712 graduate students. 69% percent of students attend school full-time, 96% percent are from GA and 4% percent of students are from other states.


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Part Time


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Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

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Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 15
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