February 13, 2013 | General News
UGA offers summer classes as convenient option for students
While most students consider taking a break during the summer, some students may want to squeeze in extra courses to stay on track for graduation or to get an early start on their college experience. The University of Georgia will offer summer sessions for these students in both the traditional and online formats.
November 12, 2012 | General News
UGA holds 12th spot on Open Doors 2012 study abroad list
University of Georgia students are gaining the experiences they need to thrive in today's global society thanks to a vibrant study abroad program. During the 2010-2011 school year, 2,079 students learned in environments beyond the U.S. border. This number represents 25 percent of the graduating class. Their global experiences earned UGA a 12th-place ranking, up from 15 in 2011, among all U.S. institutions on the Open Doors 2012 list released annually by the Institute of International Education.
October 18, 2012 | General News
UGA fall semester enrollment stands at 34,519
The University of Georgia's fall student enrollment is 34,519, the fifth consecutive year UGA enrollment has stood between 34,000 and 35,000. The figure is a 0.9 percent decrease, or 297 students fewer than last fall semester. Of the total enrollment, 8,071 are new to UGA-including incoming freshmen, transfers or graduate students.
August 8, 2012 | General News
Nearly 6,400 new undergraduates ready to start UGA classes Aug. 13
The University of Georgia is expecting approximately 6,400 new students this fall, including 4,970 freshmen and almost 1,400 transfer students. The number of applications received for this year's freshman class-nearly 19,000-is the highest recorded at UGA for a new class, following several years of record applications. Since 2003, applications for UGA's freshman class have increased by more than 50 percent. Coming on the heels of 2011's record-breaking freshman class of 5,500, this year's class size is more typical, similar to the 2010 incoming freshmen.
July 19, 2012 | General News
UGA summer enrollment totals 13,854
The University of Georgia enrolled 13,854 students this summer, a 6.5 decrease from the 2011 summer figures, 958 fewer students overall.
October 12, 2011 | General News
Fall enrollment up at UGA with 34,816 students
The numbers at the University of Georgia are up this fall as 8,578 new students are finding their way around UGA's campuses. Combined undergraduate, graduate and professional numbers equaled 34,816—139 more students than in fall 2010—as enrollment climbed 0.4 percent.
September 14, 2011 | General News
UGA welcomes 102 incoming veterinary students in White Coat Ceremony
The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine welcomed the class of 2015 during its annual White Coat Ceremony held last month. Sponsored by the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association, this event officially recognized 102 members of the incoming class by donning them in lab coats to be worn during their veterinary education
August 18, 2011 | General News
Candidates for UGA registrar visit campus
Four candidates for the position of registrar at the University of Georgia will visit campus between Aug. 22 and Aug. 29.
August 16, 2011 | General News
UGA School of Law class sets record for LSAT score, diversity
One of the most "academically talented" and "diverse" classes in the history of the University of Georgia School of Law began the three-year pursuit of a law degree this week. The Class of 2014, comprised of 225 students, has a median Law School Admission Test score of 165, which is a school record.
August 10, 2011 | General News
UGA First-Year Odyssey program enrolls 90 percent of incoming students
More than 90 percent of new, incoming University of Georgia students have enrolled in a First-Year Odyssey seminar, a fall-semester program that will offer students an understanding and appreciation for the teaching, research and service mission of the university.
August 8, 2011 | General News
UGA enrolls record number of incoming freshmen
The University of Georgia is expecting a record number of new students on campus when fall semester classes begin Aug. 15. According to data from the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, more than 5,500 freshmen-an increase of more than 10 percent over last year-will be enrolled. The number of new transfer students remains stable at around 1,400.
July 15, 2011 | General News
Summer enrollment at UGA totals 14,812 students
Total enrollment for summer semester at the University of Georgia is 14,812 students. Overall enrollment decreased by 5.8 percent from last year. Enrollment at the extended campuses is up by 13.1 percent with a total of 723 students.
October 15, 2010 | General News
UGA maintains enrollment at almost 35,000
The University of Georgia's 2010 total fall student body enrollment is 34,677, down one-half of one percent from last year. There are 7,752 new students attending the university, with 4,333 first time freshmen. Freshmen enrollment is down less than one percent.
September 16, 2010 | General News
UGA College of Pharmacy enrolls largest class
The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy Class of 2014 has a record number of 144 students enrolled in the four-year doctor of pharmacy curriculum. It is the largest class in the College's 107-year history.
September 14, 2010 | General News
UGA College of Public Health posts record fall enrollment, increased diversity
Continuing a trend of sustained growth, the University of Georgia College of Public Health has set another record for enrollment: nearly 800 students are currently enrolled in the college's undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs.