Welcome, Prospective First-Year Students!

Applying to college is a thrilling experience, and we're thrilled that you're considering the University of Georgia. We want to do everything we can to answer your questions, guide you through the admission process, and introduce you to UGA.

As one of the top public universities in the nation, UGA offers a culture of academic excellence and opportunity, made all the richer by our diverse community of scholar-citizens and vibrant student life program.

Enhancing our students' educational experience is our beautiful campus and the thriving town of Athens-voted the nation's second-best college sports town by Sports Illustrated and ranked number one among "campus scenes that rock!" by Rolling Stone. Visit UGA, and discover for yourself why so many people love our campus and our community.

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