Oglethorpe Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 5.0% of the student population at Oglethorpe. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Oglethorpe Disability Services.
Oglethorpe for the Military
While not a "service academy", Oglethorpe does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. There is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information, check out our Oglethorpe for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Oglethorpe University
Oglethorpe offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Oglethorpe University
Oglethorpe has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,184 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 1,113 (94.0%). Part-time attendance was 71 (6.0%).
Oglethorpe University is Ranked #396 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Oglethorpe receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Oglethorpe #396 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Oglethorpe University Competes in the NCAA
Oglethorpe has a total of 203 student athletes, 143 men and 60 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$1,410,215|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$1,300,801|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Oglethorpe University Athletics