GIT-UTC is headquartered at the Georgia Institute of Technology and coordinates activities of researchers at the following universities:
- Albany State University
- Clark Atlanta University
- Georgia Southern University
- Georgia State University
- Southern Polytechnic State University
- University of Georgia
More than 40 researchers are active in research on topics including policy and planning, environmental issues, transportation technology, transportation infrastructure, and traffic operations. GTI-UTC, in cooperation with GDOT, sponsors annual research conferences to discuss research needs.