University of West Georgia Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Carrollton, GA, University of West Georgia is one of the best universities in the state of Georgia. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of West Georgia in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of West Georgia.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, University of West Georgia is often abbreviated as UWG.

1601 Maple Street Carrollton, GA 30118
Phone: (678) 839-4000
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: University of West Georgia

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.7
Graduation and retention ranking: 87
Average freshman retention rate: 72.2%
6-year graduation rate: 33.8%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 101
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 41.0%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 10.4%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 18:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 91.3%
Student selectivity ranking: 84
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 900-1060
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: N/A
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): N/A
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 58.3%
Financial resources rank: 112
Alumni giving rank: 70
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 5.7%

University of West Georgia History

Essential Facts: University of West Georgia

  • UWG is one of only two universities nationwide to receive this national recognition from the Center for Higher Education Enterprise (CHEE) for seven consecutive years.
  • The University of West Georgia Alumni Association The alumni of the University of West Georgia constitute the largest single constituency and represent the most valuable resource for the University.
  • West Georgia Campus Safety and Security At University of West Georgia, total 257 criminal actions are reported last year : 70 arrests, 70 disciplinary actions, 19 criminal offenses .

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 28%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 4%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 4%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 25%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 95%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station