Admissions Bulletin

General Information

Correspondence concerning admission to the Graduate School should be addressed to:

Office of Graduate Admissions
The University of Georgia

210 S. Jackson St.
Athens, GA 30602

Phone 706/542-1739 | gradadm@uga.edu

Inquiries about facilities for advanced study and research, programs of study, and specific departmental requirements should be addressed to the appropriate department.

Persons holding a bachelor’s degree from any institution accredited by the appropriate regional accrediting association are eligible to apply for admission to the Graduate School. Applicants should have ranked in the upper half of their undergraduate class and should have completed the equivalent of an undergraduate major in the field in which they propose to study. Graduates of international institutions must hold a degree equivalent to an American bachelor’s degree; it must be awarded by an institution which is recognized by the appropriate agency of the country.

Applicants are responsible for providing all application materials required for admission. These items include but are not limited to: the general application for admission, the application-processing fee, official transcripts from each institution attended, official entrance test scores, and any supplemental material, including letters of recommendation, that are required by the department. The application-processing fee is non-refundable and will not be credited toward tuition. Materials submitted in support of an application will not be returned.

Applicants must apply on-line.

Applicants are encouraged to contact the academic department about expected semester of matriculation; some departments limit admission to fall or summer semester.