Transfer Student Profile

Approximately 1,470 transfer students entered the University of Georgia in Summer/Fall of 2016. The average admitted transfer student GPA is 3.46; this is the highest GPA ever posted by a transfer class at UGA.

UGA transfer students applied most frequently from these in-state schools:

University of North Georgia*
Kennesaw State University*
Georgia College & State University*
Georgia State University*
Georgia Gwinnett College*
Georgia Southern University*
Georgia Perimeter University*
Valdosta State University*
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College*
University of West Georgia*
*University System of Georgia institution

In 2016, UGA transfer students enrolled most frequently from these out-of-state schools:

University of South Carolina
University of Mississippi
University of Alabama
Clemson University
College of Charleston
Elon University
University of South Florida
Auburn University

Top 10 Intended Majors for Transfer Students

Intended Finance
Intended Marketing
Biology
Intended Management
Psychology
Accounting
Computer Science
Intended Exercise and Sports Science
Management Information Systems
Intended Journalism

Demographics of transfer students entering UGA in 2016

Gender ratio: 50% male, 48% female, No Response 2%
28% identify themselves as non-Caucasian
Middle 50% GPA of enrolling students: 3.27 - 3.73

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