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

    • Excellent Reputation & Small Classes (19:1)

      • 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
      • 90+ Majors and Minors offered. You can double major or combine a major and minor program too. 

 Affordability, Work Experience & Ideal Location

  • Cost Per Semester: Tuition $7800, Fees $1000, Meals $2000* , Housing $3000*, Insurance $1200, Books $500* = $15,500 per semester. (*estimated / varies by person)
  • $32,000 required in liquid form to issue initial form I-20, 1st year only.
  • Tuition Waivers! Full and partial waivers avalible to academically qualified students
  • On-Campus employment up to 20 hrs. / week. Average pay, $8.25 US / hr.
  • Paid internships and full-time national employment after graduation. *Requires special authorization call CPT and OPT, which are benefits of the F1 student visa.
  • UWG Location: 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.

Admissions Requirements

  • English Language Proficiency: TOEFL 69 or IELTS 6.0, unless from excempt country.

  • SAT / ACT: Not Required for Fall 2020 Applications.

  • ACT 17, English, Reading & Math; or SAT 480, Reading & Writing; 450 Math

  • Freshmen only: High School Transcripts

  • Transfers only: Foreign Credential Evaluation of all university credit from outside the U.S.

  • Other: $40 application fee, Statement of extra-curricular activities, Personal essay optional.

  • Graduate Degrees & Admissions: varies by program


  • Takes about 1 hour
  • You can start and save your application for later
  • Pay $40 application fee at the end to submit.