University of North Georgia

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About

History

In early 2012, the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents recommended the consolidation of North Georgia College & State University, which was founded in 1873 in Dahlonega, Georgia, and Gainesville State College, which was founded in 1964 in Gainesville, Georgia.

Education

The University of North Georgia offers a broad range of academic programs from certificates and associate degrees through professional doctorate programs.

The university offers more than 100 programs of study ranging from certificate and associate degrees to professional doctoral programs.

Research

Welcome to the Office of Research and Engagement at the University of North Georgia (UNG). Our office serves the students, faculty and staff at UNG by providing support and access to resources that enhance the experience of being part of an engaged university.

Career

UNG Career Services prepares you to make the impact that matters to you. Whether you’re a student planning your career path, UNG alumni pursuing new options, or an employer seeking great candidates, we help move your career planning or recruitment efforts forward. 

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2021

GSSA 2021

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Services

Housing services

UNG’s Gainesville Campus is located in Hall County, an epicenter for trade, healthcare, education, industry, retail, and recreation for northeast Georgia. This area offers incredible career opportunities for UNG graduates.

UNG’s Dahlonega Campus is readily recognized by the gold-covered steeple of the administration building, Price Memorial Hall which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The town is known widely for its historic town square embellished by art galleries, shops and restaurants.  

Library services

The University of North Georgia Libraries support and enhance the university’s student-focused and global mission by fostering learning and academic excellence through diverse collections, services, and teaching, creating a culture of inquiry, research, and lifelong learning in the academic and regional communities.

 

Medical services

Students may use the Student Health Centers in Dahlonega or Gainesville, rather than an urgent care, primary care, or emergency facility, but they should call ahead to make an appointment. 

Student Life

Campus life

Campuses

  • Blue Ridge Campus
  • Cumming Campus
  • Dahlonega Campus
  • Gainesville Campus
  • Oconee Campus

Sports facilities

The Outdoor Pursuits Program is dedicated to providing fun and educational experiences for the University of North Georgia community. Our goal is to create opportunities for students to connect with each other in an engaging and safe environment for the purpose of embracing new challenges and cultivating new relationships. Although physically located on the Dahlonega campus, Outdoor Pursuits is open to students on any campus as long as the activity fee has been paid.

Student clubs

UNG's clubs, organizations and activities provide fun ways to connect with others and equip students with valuable leadership skills.

Accreditation

University of North Georgia (UNG) is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)new window to award associate, baccalaureate, master, education specialist, and doctoral degrees. This includes the Doctor of Physical Therapy and Doctor of Education as well as pre-baccalaureate, post-baccalaureate, and post-master certificates.

Student Reviews

Underrated Uni
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

There are limited staff for courses needed in the science fields. This means they have to alternate classes between semesters. This only allowas me to take a few of the ones I need. The good part about this university is that the classes are small, so you can easily get help from the professor.

Is UNG right for you?
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

The University of North Georgia (UNG) offers quality education with a small-town atmosphere. I have enjoyed my experience at this University enough to have stayed and completed all four years of my degree here. I highly encourage applying to anyone who wants a humanities or nursing degree especially. UNG is highly ranked for many programs, yet the nursing program is very...

School
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

It's a fine commuter school

Dahlonega, Georgia, United States

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