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YHC Student Life

YHC is on a 800-acre campus in a small town setting in Young Harris, Georgia. YHC has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

YHC also has fraternities and sororities.

YHC has a thriving Greek life. In fact, more students participate in Greek life than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at YHC include religious organizations/Bible study, intramural sports, Student Government Association and Campus Activities Board.

YHC students' favorite campus events are Spring Formal, Organizational Fair and Fall Fest.

YHC Housing

YHC offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of YHC students live on campus. In 2021, 87% of undergrads at YHC lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 21% of students lived off-campus or commuted to YHC. There are 889 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,034 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 812 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

YHC offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is YHC 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.

Young Harris College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The YHC campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

YHC offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. 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 YHC

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to YHC, take U.S. Highway 76 to Young Harris, GA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Georgia you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore YHC's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

YHC Students

53%

Women

47%

Men

97%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

88%

In State

12%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

Undergraduate Students

1,034

YHC Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,034

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

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Tuition and Fees

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