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At a Glance

The College

Founded in 1897, Piedmont is an independent, comprehensive, co-educational liberal arts college.
Enrollment: More than 2,500 men and women, representing approximately 20 states and 10 countries.
Affiliation: Piedmont is affiliated with the United Church of Christ (UCC) and the National Association of Congregational Christian Churches (NACCC).


Piedmont has campuses in Demorest, Georgia, and Athens, Georgia. The Demorest campus is located in Habersham County in northeast Georgia in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains. Demorest is about 70 miles north of Atlanta. The Athens campus is located at 595 Prince Avenue in Athens.


The student/faculty ratio is 10:1 and most professors hold a doctorate or the terminal degree in their field. Piedmont is known for the individual attention and one-on-one instruction provided by professors whose first commitment is to your education.


Piedmont currently offers nearly 50 undergraduate degree programs; graduate programs in education, business, and nursing; and a doctoral program in education.


NCAA Division III, USA South Athletic Conference. Men's and women's basketball, golf, soccer, cross country, track, lacrosse, and tennis; women's softball and volleyball; men's baseball.

Financial Aid

More than 96-percent of students receive financial assistance through scholarships, grants, loans or employment.


Piedmont College is Regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur GA 30033, 404-679-4500; National League of Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC); and the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).


Piedmont College's graphic identity standards are designed to help all members of the Piedmont College community represent the college consistently in all mediums and to all audiences. The standards outlined in the Graphic Standards relate to the appropriate use of Piedmont's Wordmark, logos, official colors and their layout in materials such as business cards, letterhead, publications, signs and the like. Application of these standards is the best way to create a strong, united identity for Piedmont College -- by visually relating our individual efforts to the entire Piedmont community. Click here to download and view Piedmont College logos.


Piedmont College archives a wide variety of high-quality photos from commencement, events, student activities, as well as building and campus photos. To request photos from Piedmont, email John Roberts at

Campus Maps



Piedmont College Demorest Campus
1021 Central Avenue
Demorest GA 30535

Piedmont College Athens Campus
595 Prince Avenue
Athens GA 30601