Georgia Tech: A Leading Technology and Research University

Prospective Students

Why Georgia Tech?

georgia tech students

Top-ranked academics. A focus on STEM. Cutting-edge technological research. Awesome campus life. A fantastic career foundation.

Admission Decision Process

video: breaking down the admission decision process

This video breaks down the behind-the-scenes process that takes place once you submit your application for admission to Georgia Tech.


Parents and Families

Students with parents

Parents and families play an integral role in their student's success at Georgia Tech.



GT Alumni networking event

The Georgia Tech Alumni Association hosts networking opportunities, career services, events, online services, and programs.

Government & Community

Government & Community Partners

Georgia Tech President Peterson with government officials

The Office of Government and Community Relations is the Institute's primary connection to the federal, state, and local governments and communities. 


Industry Collaborations

Your business is unique. Knowing that, Georgia Tech develops customized partnerships to drive success and help you gain insight into what’s new and what’s next in your industry. First, we listen. Then we identify opportunities. And then we connect your company to the right Georgia Tech resources.

News & Events

People in Food Deserts Eat Much Differently than the Rest of America

A social media study uncovers what people eat, depending on their proximity to grocery stores.

Student Competitions Dominate Spring Calendar

Many of Georgia Tech’s largest competitions take place during spring semester, giving students an opportunity to showcase their ideas and get the funding and resources they need to turn them into a reality.

AASU: Duality of Feminism and Racism

1:00pm to 3:00pm
Peachtree Room, Student Center
Join AASU as we partner with AAMI to have discussion of the intersections in our society between feminism and racism. Dinner will be served - Free for Platinum AASU members!

Leap Years: Why?

Jim Sowell

Jim Sowell

Observatory Director
School of Physics, College of Sciences

This year brings another February 29. Why do leap years exist? Jim Sowell is a senior academic professional in the School of Physics and the director of the Georgia Tech Observatory. He says leap year was a creation of Julius Caesar.As of February 29, 2016, the calendar...