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The University of Georgia: A Brief Overview

SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Workshop October 14, 2013

UGA History: 1785 Charter

Abraham Baldwin Statue “…under the strongest obligation to form the youth, the rising hope of our Land.”

The University System of Georgia

31 System institutions Governed by 19-member Board of Regents 4 Research Universities 4 Comprehensive Universities 10 State Universities 13 State Colleges Georgia Archives Georgia Public Library System

Land-Grant Institution

Tripartite Mission

@10,000 faculty, administrators and staff $1.41 billion annual budget Research income: $165.4 million Research expenditures: $255.06 million Intellectual Property Income: $7.5 million

“To teach, to serve, and to inquire into the nature of things

Sea-Grant Institution

Fall 2013 Enrollment

Undergraduate: 26,185 Graduate: Professional: 5,855 1627 Extended campuses: 869 TOTAL: 34,536

Fall 2013 Admissions

20,300 applications 10,900 admitted 4,361 enrolled (5,185 including summer, joint enrollment, etc.) Since 2003, the number of freshman applications has increased 72%

Fall 2013 Board Scores

Mean GPA: 3.86

Mean SAT: 1280 Mean ACT: 29 Honors Program: 526 Students, GPA 4.07

Honors Mean SAT: 1462 Honors Mean ACT: 32.7

UGA Colleges & Schools

Franklin College of Arts & Sciences (1801) College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (1859) School of Law (1859) College of Pharmacy (1903) Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources (1906) College of Education (1908) Graduate School (1910) Terry College of Business (1912) Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication (1915) College of Family and Consumer Sciences (1933) College of Veterinary Medicine (1946) School of Social Work (1964) College of Environment and Design (1969) School of Public and International Affairs (2001) College of Public Health (2005) Odum School of Ecology (2007) College of Engineering (2012)

UGA Colleges & Schools

Franklin College of Arts & Sciences (1801) College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (1859) School of Law (1859) College of Pharmacy (1903) Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources (1906) College of Education (1908) Graduate School (1910) Terry College of Business (1912) Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication (1915) College of Family and Consumer Sciences (1933) College of Veterinary Medicine (1946) School of Social Work (1964) College of Environment and Design (1969)

School of Public and International Affairs (2001) College of Public Health (2005) Odum School of Ecology (2007) College of Engineering (2012)

Medical Education

2008: UGA and Georgia Regents University established the GRU/UGA Medical Partnership to educate medical students in Athens. 2010: First class enrolled 2014: First class will graduate

Campus Facilities

Campus Arboretum

Town-Gown Relations

• Project-based collaboration • Monthly breakfasts • Partnership with Clarke-County School District • Service Learning and Volunteering

UGA Athletics

UGA Athletics

NCAA Division I 8 Men’s Varsity sports 11 Women’s Varsity sports

39 National Championships, including 27 since 1999

UGA Alumni

279,961 Living Degreed Alumni  32,346 two degrees  3,038 three degrees  146 four degrees  2 five degrees

9,380 degrees awarded in 2012

UGA Alumni

Degrees conferred since 1804:

357,052 and counting…

Georgia’s U.S. Senators

Saxby Chambliss ’66 Johnny Isakson ’66

Noteworthy Alumni Natasha Trethaway ’89

Pulitzer Prize Winner U.S. Poet Laureate

Noteworthy Alumni Deborah Norville ’79

Television journalist, Host of

Inside Edition

Deborah Roberts ’82

ABC News correspondent and producer

Noteworthy Alumni Alton Brown ’04

Renowned chef, Host of

Good Eats

Amy Roback ’95

ABC Network

Noteworthy Alumni Charlayne Hunter Gault ’63

Retired PBS television journalist CNN News correspondent in Johannesburg, South Africa

Noteworthy Alumni Hines Ward ’98

Super Bowl XL MVP Winner of

Dancing with the Stars

Season 12

Noteworthy Alumni Wayne Knight ’08

Noteworthy Alumni Will Muschamp ’94

University of Florida Head Football Coach

Noteworthy Alumni Dan Amos ’73

CEO

,

AFLAC

Maxine Clark ’71

Founder, Build-A Bear Workshops

Noteworthy Alumni

Noteworthy Alumni Dr. Seth Marcus Goldsmith, ’83

Creator of “Salad in a Bag”

UGA’s SEC ALDP Fellows

Tracie Costantino, Tom Reichert, Sarah Covert & Julian Cook

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