Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of our team. We think you'll find our department to be progressive, community oriented and focused on excellence.

The University of Georgia Police Department maintains an open pool of applicants for the position of Police Officer. Those meeting the minimum qualifications are welcome to apply online. Written applications are also accepted, but typed applications are preferred.

To apply as an officer, you must be:

  • At least 21 years old
  • A citizen of the United States
  • A high school graduate or GED recipient
  • A licensed driver

If you meet these qualifications:

The UGA classified employment application must be completed online. Please mail your completed UGA Police Department Application to:

Attn: Applications
UGA Police Department
Athens, Georgia 30602

If you have difficulty applying or simply need a question answered, please call (706)542-5813.