Founded: On December 20, 1828, by Act of the Georgia General Assembly, seven faculty members founded Augusta University's oldest college, the Medical College of Georgia.
Location: Augusta, Georgia (Richmond County).
Governance: Board of Regents, University System of Georgia
University Budget (FY 2017): $816.2 Million
Enterprise Workforce (as of November 1, 2017): 15,295
AU Faculty and Staff (as of November 1, 2017): 6,691
Total Faculty (as of November 1, 2017): 1,664
Total Sponsored Awards (FY 2017): $111.3 Million
Research Awards (FY 2017): $89.0 Million
Living Alumni: 56,000+
Augusta University is a public research university and academic medical center composed of ten colleges and schools. In order of founding, they are:
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