Terry Business Academy

This intensive one-week program exposes 30 high school rising juniors and seniors to the various fields of business, business majors and career paths. Students participate in a number of academic and social activities, as well as visit corporate headquarters to meet executives and professionals in various industries.

Accounting Residency Program

This four-day program is designed to introduce high school rising juniors and seniors to the basics of accounting. Students will get a glimpse of what to expect from the college experience and explore the many career opportunities available in the accounting profession.

Online Application Process

Applications are under review and decisions will be released via email by third or fourth week of April.

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A selection committee will review all applications. Whether you are applying to one or both programs, you only need to submit one application. Take your time and be careful with your application to ensure the best chance for admission. Do not rush.


Two letters of recommendation are required. During the application, you will be asked to provide the name and email address of:

  1. A school counselor or teacher
  2. A second person of your choosing

You should select individuals who know you personally and can speak to your academic ability, initiative, character, extracurricular involvement, and potential for leadership.

When you initially submit your application, your two recommenders will receive a personalized email within 24 hours. In that email, they will be given access to our online form where they can submit their recommendation.


In addition, you will need to arrange for your high school to submit your official transcript to:

Undergraduate Programs Office
UGA Terry College of Business
301 Brooks Hall, 310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA, 30602

Candidate Selection

Selection is a competitive process. All applications will be reviewed based on the quality of candidates’ essays, interests, demonstrated leadership ability, and academic transcript.

Teacher Summer Residency Program

The Teacher Summer Residency Fellows Program is designed to connect outstanding teachers with the brightest students of the Terry Business Academy.

If you have questions about the application process, please contact Program Director Randy Groomes.