College Visits and Tours

Want to know more about engineering at the University of Georgia? We'd love to show you around!


Interested in experiencing all that engineering at UGA has to offer? Attend one of our Information Sessions. These events involve a formal presentation from staff where prospective undergraduate students and families are able to learn about our curriculum, experiential learning opportunities, student groups and competitions, support for entrepreneurship and innovation, and much more. All Information Sessions are followed by an engineering facilities tour led by College of Engineering Student Ambassadors. Information Sessions begin at 2:00pm in the Georgia Power Auditorium (RM 1453) in Driftmier Engineering Center. Registration is required. 

Fall 2021 Information Sessions 

  • September 3
  • September 10
  • September 17
  • September 24
  • October 1
  • October 15
  • October 22
  • November 5
  • November 19
  • December 3

► Register for a Fall Session 

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Visit campus via the Office of Undergraduate Admissions! 

Prior to your CENGR visit, you can attend a campus tour, admissions information session, and lunch at one of our award-winning dining halls. Follow the link below for more information and to make your reservation. 

Facilities Tours

Not able to make it to one of our formal prospective student events? During the Fall and Spring semester, the College of Engineering will offer two weekly tours of our facilities.  All tours begin at 3:00 p.m. in the Driftmier Engineering Center (map), and will be hosted by College of Engineering Student Ambassadors and staff. Registration is REQUIRED. We will not be able to accomodate walk-ins. Please note that we are not currently able to offer standing facilities tours during the summer semester. Due to official UGA events there may be other dates unavailable during the Fall or Spring terms.

Tours are offered on the following days:

  • Monday
  • Friday

NOTE: Weekly tours are only offered and staffed during Fall and Spring semesters when classes are in session and are not offered during final exam periods. Please see the semester start and end dates below and refer to the University of Georgia Academic Calendar for any university closure or holiday dates. 
Fall 2021: Classes begin:  August 18. Classes end: December 7, 2021
Labor Day: Sept. 6
Fall Break: Oct. 29 (Classes NOT in session)
Thanksgiving Break: November 24-26 (Classes NOT in session)

Register for a tour! 

Directions to UGA Engineering

Paul D. Coverdell Center
Dean's and Administrative Offices
500 D.W. Brooks Drive
Athens, GA 30602
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Driftmier Engineering Center
Engineering instructional facilities with more than 110,000 square feet of
classroom, laboratory and office space

597 DW Brooks Drive
Athens, GA 30602
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Boyd Graduate Research Studies
Faculty offices and engineering research laboratory and testing facilities
DW Brooks Drive
Athens, GA 30602
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Riverbend Research Labs
Faculty offices and engineering research laboratory and testing facilities
220 Riverbend Rd.
Athens, GA 30602​
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Whitehall/Engineering Education and Research Campus (EERC)
Large-scale research and testing facility for all engineering disciplines; educational venue
1151 E. Whitehall Rd.
Athens, Ga 30605
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