The UGA College of Family and Consumer Sciences is a close-knit college known for its student-first approach. Here, you’ll be prepared to pursue a variety of careers, including healthcare, business, education, nutrition, law, fashion, data analytics and more. The one thing they all have in common? Community. We focus on helping people thrive. That includes you.

What will you get from FACS?

Small college, small classes

A family-like atmosphere

We keep our classes small, allowing our students to engage more directly with faculty and build close relationships with classmates. We pride ourselves on being the most student-centric college on campus, with a team of advisors providing guidance and a variety of student clubs and leadership opportunities that help build community. 

A career in helping others

A career in helping others

We focus on training and empowering students to improve lives and communities. We offer numerous internships, leadership and experiential learning opportunities, research projects and study away trips all designed to give you the hands-on experience you need to make a difference in the lives of others.

We take care of our students

Endless options

A FACS degree opens you up to a variety of career pathways, including healthcare, education, business, law, nutrition, financial planning, fashion, residential design, data analytics, brain science and more. Here, you’ll receive training in an interdisciplinary context, giving you the diverse skill set needed for success in the workplace. 

$85K in FACS-only scholarships
82% Scholarship Applicants Awarded
96% Placement Rate
16 Student Organizations
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