Northwest Community College

University of Georgia

University of Georgia is a public institution that was founded in 1785. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 26,882, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 762 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. University of Georgia's ranking in the 2016 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 61.

At its founding, The University of Georgia made history as the first public, state-supported college in America. These days, the school is known for its vibrant student community. UGA’s college town of Athens was rated among the best college towns in the country by U.S. News, and the competitive Bulldogs sports teams compete in the NCAA Division I Southeastern Conference. There are more than 600 student clubs and organizations, including about 60 Greek chapters that involve almost 25 percent of UGA students. Community service is a particularly big focus, with student-run philanthropies such as UGA Miracle, a yearlong fundraiser and 24-hour Dance Marathon for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. First-year students must live on campus, but Atlanta is 60 miles away for those itching for a road trip.


Transfer Information: Start Here!


NCCC – UGA Transfer Course Equivalents


UGA General Education Requirements


To schedule a meeting with an NCCC transfer advisor, or for any other transfer-related information, please call The Center for Student Development at 860. 738. 6420.


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