UNIVERSITY OF NORTH GEORGIA
The University of North Georgia is a University System of Georgia leadership institution and is The Military College of Georgia. With 18,000 students, the University of North Georgia is one of the state’s largest public universities. The regional, multi-campus university offers more than 100 programs of study ranging from certificate and associate degrees to professional doctoral programs.
The University of North Georgia, with more than 130 years of experience educating future leaders, provides a culture of academic excellence in a student-focused environment that includes quality education, service, inquiry, and creativity. The University of North Georgia’s educational experience provides a solid foundation to help students become civic, professional and military leaders who serve communities locally and globally.
UNG is one of only six senior military colleges in the United States and the residential ROTC program consistently ranks among the best in the country. UNG competes in NCAA Division II in numerous sports.
The University of North Georgia has schools: the College of Arts and Letters, the Mike Cottrell College of Business, the College of Science and Mathematics, the College of Education, and the College of Health Professions; and a University College. A wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees are earned at UNG.
The University of North Georgia was formed through the consolidation of North Georgia College & State University and Gainesville State College, two of the top-performing schools in the University System of Georgia, in January 2013. Positioned in the fastest-growing region of the state, UNG comprises five campuses united by a single mission focused on academic excellence and academic and co-curricular programs that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society.
UNG’s campuses are located across the northeast Georgia region in Dahlonega, Gainesville, Oconee County and Cumming and are close to vibrant retail areas, outdoor recreation via Lake Lanier and the Appalachian Trail, and the rich multicultural activities of metro Atlanta.