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Emory | Decatur | Stone Mountain
Emory University is an internationally recognized research university distinguished by its outstanding undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. In addition to its nationally ranked academics, Emory is the home of the largest and most comprehensive health care system in the state of Georgia. Through collaboration among its schools, units and centers, as well as with affiliated institutions such as the Carter Center and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Emory is committed to working for positive transformation in the world. Emory benefits from a student body that is the most ethnically and religiously diverse of any of the top-20 national research universities, with 12,338 students from 50 states and 110 countries. There are 6,646 undergraduate students and 5,962 graduate and professional students. Emory maintains an uncommon balance: it generates more research funding than any other university in Georgia while maintaining a rich tradition of outstanding teaching. This year acclaimed novelist Salman Rushdie and His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama joined the faculty ranks. Rushdie placed his archives in the University's Woodruff Library and began a five-year appointment as Distinguished Writer in Residence. The Dalai Lama was named Presidential Distinguished Professor.