Student Response Systems

Student response systems provide opportunities for engaging students in large and small classes. There are two supported student response systems at UGA: Top Hat and Turning Point.

For more information about Turning Point, visit the CTL Turning Point page.

For more information about Top Hat, visit the CTL Top Hat page.

Features     Top Hat   Turning Point
Clicker Device No Yes
Bring Your Own Device Yes Yes (ResponseWare)
Cost to Student
  • One semester: $18
  • One year: $24
  • Lifetime: $45

(These prices are available to students if they go to and enter code uga)

Clicker Bundle

  • QT Device with Four Year ResponseWare License: $36

ResponseWare Licenses

  • One Year: $15.99
  • Two Year: $29.99
  • Four Year: $34.99
Question Type Multiple choice, sorting, word answer, click-on-target, matching, numeric answer  

Turning Point Clicker: Multiple Choice Short Answer Numeric Response True/False Matching Essay Demographic Assignment Priority Ranking

ResponseWare: multiple-choice, alphanumeric, multiple response and short answer questions.

Allows SMS answering with BYOD
Yes     No

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