Oglethorpe University promises a classic education in a contemporary city Atlanta. Oglethorpe students learn to make a life, make a living and make a difference. Our graduates become community leaders who are distinctive in their ability to think critically, communicate effectively, and contribute. Oglethorpe's students come from more than 34 states and more than 31 countries. They represent the best of their graduating classes, with an average GPA above 3.6, and average SAT around 1200. Following graduation, students often go on to the best graduate schools in the nation. Recent placements include Boston College, Cambridge University, Columbia University, Duke University, Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, Princeton University and Yale University. Our combination of academic excellence and metropolitan excitement connects you with some of the best professors in the country; professors devoted to teaching in small class environments with bright and motivated students. But it's not just the location that makes Oglethorpe different. It's our approach. You won't get an "ivory tower" education here. Instead, you'll enjoy unparalleled opportunities for academic and personal growth. Whatever your academic or career interests, you can take advantage of Oglethorpe-sponsored internships with leading business, political, broadcast, arts, and professional groups for real world experience.
The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.
Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety
The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security