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Undergraduate Students

Welcome to our Undergraduate Program

An undergraduate degree in Religion offers intellectually exciting classes and a chance to learn about many different worldviews within the United States and around the globe. Students develop a strong intercultural and interreligious understanding, helping them to grow as future leaders for our communities.

Peabody Hall
Students exit Peabody Hall, the home to Department of Religion


UGA is committed to fostering effective future leaders for our communities. The Religion program offers a vital contribution to this commitment by providing students with tools to understand the deep impact of religion on communities within the United States and around the world.

Program Information and Resources

Major and Minor Degrees

Detailed information about undergraduate degrees

The Religion major and minor offer students the flexibility to choose an area of focus that they are especially interested in. Students develop both personal and professional skills, including strong thinking, communication, writing, moral reasoning, and leadership skills.

Undergraduate Courses & Course Schedules

See all course descriptions and up to date course schedules. 


Access syllabi for current and past Religion courses.


Contacts for Undergraduate advisement

Theta Alpha Kappa

Read more about the honor society for undergraduate religion majors.


The Department of Religion offers one major annual scholarship for undergraduate students. 


Several career academic, private, and public pathway resources

Transfer Credit

Students seeking transfer credit should first check with the Admissions Office to see if their course has already been evaluated for Transfer equivalency at UGA.  

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