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Out of Africa

When Jane Hawksworth was 8 years old, her family left South Africa and immigrated to the United States. Now she’s found success – and scholarship – at UWG.

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Cheer Hosts Family & Friends Night

It's Nationals week for the UWG Cheerleading Program, as head coach Nicole Nichols and her squads head to UCA Nationals in Orlando, Fla. this weekend. Wednesday brings the annual Family & Friends Night for UWG Cheer at 7 p.m., giving West Georgia's cheer programs an opportunity to showcase this year's routine for fans, family, alumni, and friends of the program. 

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Quick Facts

  • enrollment
    11,135 undergraduate students
    2,598 graduate students
    (Fall 2018)
  • gender
    66.37% female
    33.63% male

  • class size

    19:1 student-faculty ratio
    26 average class size


  • sports
    13 NCAA Division II Sports
    Gulf South Conference Champions: 2015-2016
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