Shaping Our Future

$6.3 Billion Impact

on Georgia in 2018

12th Best Value Public University

2018 Kiplinger’s

5 Consecutive Awards

Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED)

13th Best Public University

2018 U.S. News & World Report

Fiscal Year 2019 at a Glance

Career Outcomes

of graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation.

Economic Impact

in bringing new products to market in most recent ranking by AUTM.

Student Success

of students graduate within six years of enrollment, 68% after four years, and 75% after four years plus one semester.

Student Veterans

tier one research institution in military friendly schools ranked by Victory Media.

2018 Admitted Students

1365 Average SAT
30 Average ACT
4.04 Average GPA
745 First-year students in the Honors Program
30% Increase in applications since 2017
84% of admitted students from the state of Georgia
Letter from the President
I can say with confidence that the future of UGA has never been brighter.
Letter from the Foundation Chair
What an honor it will be to witness the future successes of this foundation and the University of Georgia, especially those we cannot imagine today.
450 new scholarships since 2017

Since January 2017, the UGA Foundation has been matching gifts of $50,000, $75,000, or $100,000 to establish endowed need-based scholarships for undergraduates. This program constitutes a meaningful step toward eliminating financial obstacles for those seeking a UGA education.

In 2018–19, the University surpassed its goal of creating 400 new Georgia Commitment Scholarships.