As Georgia’s flagship university, we are committed to the economic vitality of our state. Our research creates innovative technology that lays the foundation for new companies and makes existing organizations more profitable. We prepare students to be leaders in their fields, and we provide training that helps entrepreneurs and small businesses thrive. We help communities revitalize their downtowns, develop their workforces and attract industry and jobs.

The University of Georgia generates an economic impact of more than $6.3 billion on our state—and we’re just getting started. It’s more than our mission. It’s more than our passion. It’s our commitment.

  • $6.3 billion annual economic impact
  • 202,561 UGA alumni in Georgia
  • 35,269 students in 2018-2019 academic year

See Our Impact

$6.3 billion

impact on the state of Georgia
Every Georgian is within

40 miles

of a UGA facility


best public university in the nation


annual impact from jobs created