University of West Georgia is a "Best Fit" for students in search of:

    • Excellent Reputation  |  Small Classes
      • Established 1906. UWG's Accolades & Awards
      • Fully accredited, public, comprehensive university
      • Popular Majors: STEM Programs, Social Scieces, Arts & Humanities, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Law, Pre-Engineering, Mass Comm., Business, and Nursing
      • Nationally Ranked: Richards College of Business and Tanner School of Nursing
      • 100+ Majors and Minors offered
      • Double Major and Minor options? YES
      • 19:1 student / faculty ratio
      • Free tutoring, academic assistance, writing center help
    • Admissions Requirements
      • English Language Exams: TOEFL 69 or IELTS 6.0, unless from an official English speaking country.
      • Academic Exams: ACT English or Reading 17, Math 17;  or  SAT (Evidence Based Reading and Writing) 480 and Math 450 required.
      • Secondary School Transripts - for Freshman applicants
      • Foreign Credential Evaluation of all university credit - for Transfer applicants
      • Other: No personal essay required in application, $40 application fee, Statement of extra-curricular activities.
      • Graduate Admssions: varies by program
  • Traditional College Life
  • Costs | Financial Support | Location
    • $32,000 required for I-20
    • Above is estimate for 1 academic year tuition, fees, insurance, room and meal plan
    • Full and partial tuition waivers avalible to academically qualified students
    • On-Campus employment up to 20 hrs. / week. Average pay, $8.25 US / hr. 
    • Located 1 hour west of Atlanta, GA and the busiest airport in the world. We’ll pick you up! The region is home to 15+ “Fortune 500” and 1,250 multinational companies where many of our graduates do internships and receive job offers.
    • Personal advising and support to obtain CPT and OPT authorization for internships pre-graduation and U.S. employment post-graduation.