Friend of the Division Award

This award recognizes an individual or group outside of the Division whose extraordinary contributions have enriched the lives of students and made a lasting impact on UGA Student Affairs. Nominees may include an individual or a group of individuals from outside the Division and/or the University.

Nominations will be evaluated on one or more of the following areas:

  • Enhancing student engagement and broadening university engagement
  • Serving UGA Student Affairs as a resource, presenter, and/or collaborator
  • Supporting the mission and goals of UGA Student Affairs


2016-2017 Award Winners


Rosa Arroyo-Driggers, UGA Admissions & Wade LaFontaine, UGA Admissions 
“They not only believe in our work, but also leverage their positions at the institution to shine light on the importance of these programs and the importance of involvement within the division of student affairs. They champion our programs and mission, as well as stress the importance of student engagement every chance they get.” 


Past Award Recipient(s)

2015-2016: Eddie Watson, Center for Teaching & Learning