2017-2018 Highlights

Five Year Highlights


Raised $12.5 million to date toward the University’s ‘Commit to Georgia’ comprehensive campaign, exceeding the total campaign goal for Student Affairs ($10.5m) by 19% and significantly expanding support for food scholarships for students, resources for student veterans and students with disabilities, and enhanced facilities and services at the University Health Center

Two successful, flawless Joint Commission reports for the University Health Center

New Communications and Marketing Department - Storytelling and tools are now embedded across our work

The Intersection, a space in the heart of campus for dialogue and community building

Academic and Fundraising Advisory Boards have become key partners in our work

Our 2020 Strategic Plan is now more than 90% successfully completed

Fantastic renovated facilities in Russell Hall, Clark Howell Hall, Memorial Hall, the Tate Student Center, and the Ramsey Student Center

New foundational statements—mission, vision, values—for Student Affairs

Reimagined and expanded Student Care and Outreach, including a campus-wide case management network

A new department of Academic Partnerships and Initiatives integrates the student-centered work of faculty, academic, and student affairs staff

Greatly expanded Student Veterans Resource Center, which today is one of the leading centers in the world, ranked #1 by Military Times magazine

Nearly 50 Student Affairs engagement opportunities are now part of UGA’s Experiential Learning Requirement and Transcript. Student Affairs playing a leadership role in the campus-wide initiative

A reimagined department of Learning and Strategic Initiatives helps us implement and build on our strategic plan and support the professional growth of our staff

We play a central role in the President’s Task Force on Student Learning and Success. We are now leading innovative efforts to support numerous student populations, including first-year, transfer, and rural students

We bring together campus teams to enhance visible traditions for students, including Welcome UGA and Homecoming