Fall in Love with Athens
The University of Georgia and the city of Athens provide outstanding places to work, live and retire. Whether you are interested in award-winning culinary options, Division I athletics, a bustling music scene or a range of family-friendly attractions, the area has something for everyone. UGA recently ranked 10th among public universities by the New York Times College Access Index and boasts many Rhodes, Fulbright and Goldwater Scholars. UGA is also 90 minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, and is within a few hours of great Southeastern cities, including: Atlanta, Birmingham, Charleston, Charlotte, Chattanooga, Asheville, Nashville, Savannah and Jacksonville.