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Students (Fall 2016)

  • Enrollment: 18,219
  • Gender: 56% Female, 44% Male
  • Full-Time: 70%
  • Race/Ethnicity:
    -American Indian or Alaskan Native: 0.2%
    -Asian, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander: 3.4%
    -Black or African American: 4.6%
    -Hispanic: 11.4%
    -Multiracial: 3.0%
    -White: 76.0%
    -Unknown: 1.4%
  • Undergraduate: 17,704 (97%)
    -Associate: 6,909 (38%)
    -Baccalaureate: 10,795 (59%)
  • Graduate: 515 (3%)
  • Countries Represented: 98
    -International Students: 672
  • U.S. States & Territories Represented: 51
  • Georgia Counties Represented: 136

UNG Enrollment

UNG Fall Enrollment since Fall 2012

Athletics

  • Mascot: Nigel the Nighthawk
  • Number of Teams: 14
  • NCAA Division II
  • Member of the Peach Belt Conference
  • Modern Athletic Facilities

Campuses

  • Blue Ridge Campus
    -83 Dunbarton Farm Rd., Blue Ridge, GA 30513
    -Phone: (706)-946-5460
  • Cumming Campus:
    -300 Aquatic Circle, Cumming, GA. 30040
    -Phone: (470)239-3102
  • Dahlonega Campus:
    -82 College Circle, Dahlonega, GA. 30597
    -Phone: (706)864-1400
  • Gainesville Campus:
    -3820 Mundy Mill Rd., Oakwood, GA. 30566
    -Phone: (678)717-3639
  • Oconee Campus:
    -1201 Bishop Farms Pkwy, Watkinsville, GA. 30677
    -Phone: (706)310-6201

Academics

  • Academic Colleges: 5
  • Most Popular Baccalaureate Majors:
    -Biology
    -Nursing
    -Management
    -Psychology
    -Marketing
  • 6 Year Baccalaureate Graduation Rate (Fall 2010 cohort): 56%
  • 1 Year Baccalaureate Retention (Fall 2015 cohort): 79%
  • 1 Year Associate Retention (Fall 2015 cohort): 72%

Admissions

  • Baccalaureate:
    -Number of Applicants: 5,909
    -Acceptance Rate: 64%
    -Percent Admitted Who Enrolled: 59%
    -Average SAT of First-Time Freshmen: 1102
    -Average HS GPA of First-Time Freshmen: 3.55
  • Associate:
    -Number of Applicants: 4,649
    -Acceptance Rate: 84%
    -Percent Admitted Who Enrolled: 46%
    -Average SAT of First-Time Freshmen: 946
    -Average HS GPA of First-Time Freshmen: 3.04

Corps of Cadets

  • One of only 6 Senior Military Colleges in the United States
  • Enrollment (Fall 2016): 766
  • Gender: 17% Female, 83% Male
  • Race/Ethnicity:
    -American Indian or Alaskan Native: 0.4%
    -Asian, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 5.2%
    -Black or African American: 6.4%
    -Hispanic: 7.0%
    -Multiracial: 4.4%
    -White: 76.5%
  • Acceptance Rate: 55%

Traditions

  • Colors: Blue & Gold
  • Bugle Calls:
    -Reveille; played every morning at 7:00am
    -Retreat/To the Colors; played every afternoon at 5:00pm
    -Taps; Played at midnight (2am on Fridays and Saturdays) to signal end of day
  • Drill Field
    -Located at the heart of the Dahlonega campus, the drill field plays a central role in student life.

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