Atlanta Skyline from North Ave bridge.

Step One: Admission to the University

Thank you for your interest in Georgia State University! Georgia State University, founded in 1913, is an outstanding urban research university located in the heart of downtown Atlanta. It is the largest university in the Atlanta metropolitan area, and is known for many highly ranked programs. Georgia State has a total enrollment of more than 33,000 undergraduate and graduate students, and nearly 2000 are international students on F or J visas. The University is fully accredited and offers over 250 graduate and undergraduate majors from which to choose. We are thrilled that Georgia State is part of your college search, and we hope you will join this exciting, culturally rich community!