Facts & Figures



Undergraduate Majors




Preprofessional Choices

  • 9 colleges and schools
  • Undergraduate programs in liberal arts, business, nursing



Regular Full-time Faculty at Emory


Of Full-time Teaching Faculty have terminal degrees

2 Pulitzer Prize Recipients
2 Nobel Peace Prize Recipients
49 Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
49 Fellows of the American Academy of Nursing
36 Members of the National Academy of Medicine
27 Members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
19 Members of the American Law Institute
12 Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors
6 Members of the National Academy of Sciences
3 Recipients of the Lasker Award

In the past 20 years, more than 2,000 books were written by Emory faculty.

A faculty member engaging the class


(Fall 2022 Enrollment)






of students volunteer


clubs and organizations


countries recognized on campus


first generation undergraduates

60+ unique languages spoken by the 2022 first-year undergraduate class

About 40 recognized faith organizations on campus

103 Fulbright US Student Grant Recipients in the past 10 years

3 Rhodes Scholars in the past 10 years



Health Care Employees


Full- and Part-time University Staff Members



Total Alumni Worldwide

Top Cities for Alumni:

  • Atlanta
  • NYC
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Chicago
  • Boston
  • Philadelphia
  • Baltimore
  • Miami

Emory Alumni Association has chapters in 20 countries.

students on campus in emory branded clothing


campus buildings aerial view
campus buildings aerial view

2 academic campuses in Atlanta and Oxford, GA

354 acres, Oxford campus

631 acres, Atlanta campus

students walking on quad
clairmont campus building

3 residential campuses: Atlanta, Clairmont, Oxford

girl in library
Emory Libraries
  • 15 distinct libraries and locations including special collections in the:
    • Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, Rare Book Library
    • Pitts Theology Library
  • 5.9 million volumes
  • 2.7 million library visits annually
  • More than 140,000 “Ask a Librarian” questions answered annually
Outside view of Michael C. Carlos Museum
Michael C. Carlos Museum
  • Collections:
    Africa | Ancient Egypt, Nubia, and the Near East | Ancient Greece and Rome | the Indigenous Americas | South Asia | American and European Works on Paper
  • Largest collection of ancient art in the Southeast
  • 25,000 works in permanent collection
  • 700+/- objects used for university courses each year
  • 100+ educational programs for children and adults in 2022


Emory Eagles

  • 400+ student athletes
  • Mascot: Swoop
  • Emory University Atlanta Campus
    • 19 varsity sports
    • 33 NCAA Championships
    • 222 UAA titles
    • 125 NCAA Postgraduate Scholars
  • Oxford College
    • 9 varsity sports
    • 20 National NJCAA Championships
    • 358 NJCAA Academic All-Americans
basketball players in a game

Undergraduate Financial Aid

  • $195 million total undergraduate aid
  • 46% of undergraduates receiving grants and scholarships
  • 19% Pell Grant recipients
  • $51,937 average grant/scholarship
  • 0 need-based loans
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Research (FY2023)

  • $1.065 billion total in research funding
  • $485+ million in NIH funding
  • Top 20 university for NIH funding
  • 55% research support growth over the past five years
  • 3,669 research proposals funded
  • 50+ major research/education centers and partnerships
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 theater production with students acting


330+ Arts at Emory events each year

15 libraries university-wide held events attended by 3,363 community members in FY2022

100+ years of the Michael C. Carlos Museum sharing art and artifacts from around the globe

15,000 continuing and professional education programs offered by Emory Continuing Education 

Emory is the largest employer in Atlanta.

Woodruff Health Sciences Center (FY2022)

5.95 million patient service visits

$148.2 million in charity care

$13.74 billion economic impact on metro Atlanta