August 26, 2015

Working Together

The Office of the Vice President for Instruction continues to look for ways to improve the student experience and student success. One of several exciting options available to students at UGA is the opportunity to participate in a study abroad program. Last year, over 2,400 UGA students took a study abroad course in more than 60 countries—from UGA campuses in Oxford, Cortona or Costa Rica, to short-term programs in New Zealand, Australia, France and Spain! … more

August 24, 2015

UGA to host annual Georgia Probe College Fair

Athens, Ga. – The University of Georgia will host the annual Georgia Probe College Fair on Aug. 31 from 6-8 p.m. at the Classic Center, bringing representatives from more than 100 colleges and universities from across the Southeast to connect with high school juniors and seniors from the surrounding area. … more

August 6, 2015

UGA’s incoming students set new records for academic qualifications

Athens, Ga. — Incoming University of Georgia students have set a new record for academic quality, with the highest GPA and SAT scores in the university's 230-year history. The approximately 5,300 first-year students will begin fall semester on Aug. 17 with an average GPA of 3.91 and an average SAT score of 1301. Just five years ago, those figures were 3.83 and 1264, respectively.