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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.

More First-Year Information

Admissions News

Fall 2014 Transfer Application

The application for Transfer Admission for Fall Semester 2014 will be available on the Admissions website on February 17, 2014.

Scholarships for Newly Admitted Students

With the release of Early Action admission decisions, we know that students are anxious to learn of potential scholarship awards.  The Office of Admissions is now beginning the process of scholarship consideration and will continue to do so throughout the spring semester. Admitted students should monitor their online status check for scholarship updates and notification.

Scholarships for Students Fluent in Spanish

Prospective First-Year and Transfer Students who are fluent in Spanish (both written and spoken) are encouraged to apply for one of 3 scholarship programs sponsored by the Goizueta Foundation. Learn more about the scholarships and apply here.

UGA Admissions iPhone App Version 3.0

The UGA Admissions iPhone App has been updated to include a location-aware audiovisual tour of North Campus, searchable majors by school and areas of interest, emergency contacts, information requests, timelines, and UGA quick facts and traditions.

Admissions Urban Legends

We have polled our staff to create a top 10 list of UGA Admission Urban Legends. We hope that you will find the attempt to debunk these myths helpful as you proceed through the admissions process at UGA.

UGA News

UGA Ranks 10th on 2014 "Best Values" list

UGA was again recognized as Georgia's best value in public higher education by the Kiplinger Report. The report cites UGA's generous financial aid, high retention and low debt at graduation.