It's more than just a college town.
It's a way of life.

When it comes to college town vibes, things don’t get more authentic than Athens. There are a thousands of local (and international) icons that have hit up favorites like the Georgia Theatre over the years…but the real Athens experience is the one you make for yourself.

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"There are so many great and influential professors at UGA. They are intelligent, driven, patient and passionate about the subject and material that they teach."Ammishaddai Grand-Jean, '19
"The community here is astounding, and you can feel it as soon as you set foot on campus. The culture of Athens, Georgia, is incomparable to any city I’ve traveled to."Summer Roberson, '19
"The summer after my sophomore year, I studied abroad in Cádiz, Spain, for seven weeks. While living with a Spanish host family, I completed courses in Spanish culture and linguistics, in addition to assisting in a tutoring program at a primary school."Sam Huffman, '19