Our City

Located in the city of Atlanta, Oglethorpe gives students access to the city’s rich history, diverse culture, and global opportunities. Through internships, volunteer experiences, OUr Atlanta trips, and more, students are able to establish academic and professional connections relating their community to their coursework.

Atlanta ranks third in the nation among cities with the most Fortune 500 headquarters.  Ten companies headquartered in metro Atlanta are ranked among the latest Fortune 500 companies and twenty-six among the Fortune 1000 companies. (Source: Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce). Students and alumni work and intern at Coca-Cola, CNN, Porsche, Ernst & Young, Home Depot, and more.

Atlanta offers students more than just a vibrant city to house their campus, at Oglethorpe students are able to lay the groundwork for life after college.

Our World

For Oglethorpe students, Atlanta is a gateway to the world. With a growing network of global study-abroad partnerships and short-term for-credit trips, student’s have a variety of options for international education. For more information about our study abroad programs please visit the A_Lab webpage.

Our Attractions

Many of these images are original photos taken and submitted by Oglethorpe students and alumni.