Northeast Georgia Mountains / Oakwood

University of North Georgia, Gainesville campus

3820 Mundy Mill Road
Oakwood, GA 30566

  • University of North Georgia's Gainesville Campus

The University of North Georgia (UNG) was formed through the consolidation of North Georgia College & State University and Gainesville State College, two of the top-performing schools in the University System of Georgia, in January 2013. Positioned in the fastest-growing region of the state, UNG comprises four campuses united by a single mission focused on academic excellence and academic and co-curricular programs that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society.

The University of North Georgia is a University System of Georgia leadership institution and is The Military College of Georgia. With about 16,000 students, the University of North Georgia is the state's seventh-largest public university. The university offers more than 100 programs of study ranging from certificate and associate degrees to professional doctoral programs.

The Gainesville Campus, off Interstate 985 in Hall County, features the Ed Cabell Theater and the Roy C. Moore Art Gallery.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 8:00AM - 5:30PM
    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 5:30PM
    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 5:30PM
    Thursday: 8:00AM - 5:30PM
    Friday: 8:00AM - 3:00PM


    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Maps & Brochures Available, Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round

    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Civil War at 150

    Civil War at 150

    02/12/2015 - 04/09/2015

    The three-part lecture series, "Civil War at 150," begins Feb. 12 and is sponsored by UNG's Department of History, Anthropology, and Philosophy. All events are free and open to the public.

    The first lecture, "How the Civil War Impacted Georgia, and How Georgia Impacted the Civil War," is set for Feb. 12 and features Dr. John Inscoe of the University of Georgia.

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  • Constructing the Past

    Constructing the Past

    02/19/2015 - 03/25/2015

    Constructing the Past is an exhibit of landscapes by John Cleaveland curated by Dr. Michael Kemling.This exhibition of John Cleaveland's paintings examines the conceit that the landscape is our greatest steward of the past. Cleaveland not only records his environment, but, also, constructs and reconstructs the past by often placing time-worn buildings within sprawling vistas of the South. There will be an artist and curator talk and reception February 19, 2015, at 2 p.m. in the Roy C. Moore A... read more

  • 2015 Big Band Show

    2015 Big Band Show

    03/06/2015 - 03/06/2015

    The 2015 Big Band Show featuring the University of North Georgia's Gainesville Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo will occur in the CEPA building on March 6 at 7 p.m.

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  • Visiting Author Series: Tony Grooms

    Visiting Author Series: Tony Grooms

    03/26/2015 - 03/26/2015

    Visiting author, Tony Grooms, will come and talk on March 26, 2015. This event is sponsored by the University of North Georgia Visiting Author Committee. Open to the public.

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  • Muddy Duck Dash

    Muddy Duck Dash

    04/25/2015 - 04/25/2015

    Come have fun and overcome obstacles as you run across the finish line at the 4th Annual Muddy Duck Dash at the University of North Georgia. This 3+ mile mud run/obstacle style course features great obstacles to go over, under, through, and around including 125′ slip n' slide, hay bail climbs, 6′ walls, shallow pond crossing, low wire, live wire, two creek runs, mud pit, rope hill climbs, various barricades, silly brain quiz, tree maze, plus more!

    The 2015 Muddy Duck Dash, sponsore... read more