Georgia Regents University

Georgia Regents University, home of the Medical College of Georgia, is one of only four public research institutions in Georgia. The university includes nine colleges with nearly 9,000 students, 1,500 full-time faculty members, and 7,000 staff members. It houses the nation’s thirteenth-oldest medical school, the state’s sole dental college, an aligned and integrated health system, a growing intercollegiate athletics program, and the Hull College of Business, among other units. With 650 acres and nearly 150 buildings, the university is a $1.3 billion enterprise. The Medical College of Georgia includes a partnership campus in Athens and satellite campuses in Albany, Rome, and Savannah.

Founded 1828 

Undergraduate enrollment 5,654 

Graduate enrollment 3,341 


In-state tuition $3,726/per semester (Summerville campus) 

Out-of-state tuition $9,723/per semester (Summerville campus) 

Georgia freshmen on HOPE 60% 

Average composite three-part SAT score for entering freshman n/a 

Average critical reading and math composite SAT score 1021 

SAT score breakdown 520, critical reading; 520, math; does not presently use writing score in admissions 

Average class size for freshman courses 22 

Popular majors biology, business, chemistry, communications, education, nursing, psychology