Sense of community helps first-gen student graduate early

Sense of community helps first-gen student graduate early

Emelynn Arroyave developed leadership skills thanks to support system at UGA Emelynn Arroyave was dead set on getting out of Georgia after high school graduation. She grew up in Dacula, and was hoping to go someplace different than her home state. “I wanted to go to New York or maybe Boston,” she said. “I had…

Asian American Student Association at UGA receives top student organization award

Asian American Student Association at UGA receives top student organization award

The Asian American Student Association at UGA was named “Organization of the Year” during the 21st annual H. Gordon and Francis S. Davis Student Organization Achievement and Recognition Awards, given out April 12 at the Tate Student Center. The SOAR Awards celebrate the accomplishments of student organizations at the University of Georgia.

State of Student Affairs 2022

State of Student Affairs 2022

I am emboldened today to envision an even brighter future for students at UGA – a future of increased student engagement, of improved student health and well-being – a future where we anticipate student needs even more fully, target resources and services even more closely, utilize our amazing people and resources even more effectively – a future where students will have the skills, mindsets, resources and support to be well and flourish across their time at UGA and far beyond, so they can reach their fullest potential.