Points of Pride

  • U.S. News & World Report ranks Georgia #18 on its list of best public universities. A 95% career outcome/placement rate makes UGA one the nation’s best values in higher education.
  • With a new experiential learning requirement providing high-impact learning outside the traditional classroom, Georgia is the largest public university nationwide to provide every undergraduate student with critical hands-on learning experiences.
  • To date, Georgia faculty research has led to the creation of more than 525 commercial products and more than 130 startup companies.
  • In addition to the institution’s $4.4 billion annual economic impact on the state, UGA recently introduced the Georgia Certified Economic Developer Program to help professionals compete in today’s global economy.
  • For a third consecutive year, Georgia set a record in fundraising, bringing in $183.8 million in new gifts and commitments during fiscal year 2016.