About Our Students

The University of West Georgia is proud to have some of the state's most diverse, intelligent and promising students. Everywhere you look, UWG students and alumni are blazing trails to new possibilities for scholarly achievement, creative expression, and service to humanity.

UWG students are performing biomedical research, outranking private university debate teams, studying trees to evaluate historical sites, and submitting winning tee shirt designs for the Peachtree Road Race. They are studying overseas, developing local outreach programs, and building robots. Our alumni are newscasters, authors, international business leaders and teachers of the year. They’re Hollywood makeup artists, entrepreneurs, critical care nurses, and everything in between.

Student Organizations:
Career Services can work as a bridge to student groups, which can be beneficial to employers who are seeking to hire students with interest-specific and organizational management experience. The University of West Georgia boasts Over 160 student organizations covering academics, cultural/international, departmental/educational, professional and honor groups, politics, science, religion, service, recreation and sports, and social fraternities and sororities.

Diversity Programs & International Students:
The University of West Georgia is proud of its diversity and strong international presence. We promote healthy diversity in the workplace and work with the UWG Center for Diversity and Inclusion to reinforce and increase the appreciation of diversity and culture with students and employers. We also work with International Services & Programs (IS&P) to help international students (representing 73 different countries) who have secured authorization for employment to find partner employers.

Degrees Offered:
Through our team of department liaisons, we can help connect your business with UWG’s six schools and colleges: Arts & Humanities, Business, Education, Nursing, Science & Math, and Social Sciences. UWG offers 97 major opportunities in a wide range of disciplines and we have programs at the bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level. We also offer post-graduate certificates and specialist degrees. Let us help you find your next superstar employee by promoting your position within a complimentary academic program.