The University of Georgia is a public research university founded in 1785. It is one of three schools to hold the title of the oldest public university in the United States. The flagship campus is located in Athens, Georgia, which has been rated as one of the best college towns in the country by U.S. News and World Report. This Public Ivy is responsible for presenting the prestigious Peabody Award for electronic media through The Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The University of Georgia is a great place to attend college. The professors are extremely helpful and there are tons of opportunities for students to get involved on campus. Additionally, every professor is involved in research, and there are many opportunities to get involved in undergraduate research.
Kathryn from Richmond Hill, GA
UGA is a very comprehensive university. If you want to study something here, you'll have no problem finding a capable degree track. There's also a very active student community, and there's an organization available for any possible interest.