Reaching New Heights

COVID-19 Tests at UGA

To protect the health and safety of our community, all faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to participate regularly in UGA’s COVID-19 surveillance testing program. Tests are available at Legion Field and pop-up locations across campus. The program can accommodate up to 1,500 UGA community members per day (1,000 at Legion Field and 500 at pop-up locations). Be safe, take care of each other, and Go Dawgs!

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Congratulations, Class of 2020!

The University of Georgia welcomed its newest alumni virtually on Dec. 18, 2020. Graduates were celebrated in two different Commencement videos—one for the undergraduate ceremony and one for the graduate ceremony. Commencement traditions were blended with new components such as well wishes from notable alumni. We congratulate our graduates on their achievements and wish them continued success in their lives and careers.

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UGA Innovation Springs Forth

UGA’s new Innovation Hub, located in the renovated Spring Street Building, the site of the historic Town Spring near downtown Athens, is ushering in the next stage of the Innovation District. As UGA’s front door for industry engagement, this unique space will foster many avenues of economic development through entrepreneurship and collaboration among our faculty, students, and industry partners.

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Building a More Diverse and Inclusive Community

The New Approaches to Diversity and Inclusion grant program is one of many ways UGA is demonstrating its commitment to recruiting and retaining underserved, underrepresented, and first-generation students. The selected projects are creating new pathways of success for students and generating new partnerships that will positively impact communities and individuals at UGA and across the state.

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Capital Projects Enhance Research, Teaching, and Outreach

UGA is modernizing the part of campus known as Science Hill with new facilities and other capital projects to enhance research, teaching, and outreach in the sciences. Among the projects are the new STEM Research Building (pictured here) and the Poultry Science Complex, which would establish UGA as the preeminent global source for poultry research.

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UGA Welcomes Class of 2024

The more than 5,600 first-year undergraduate students who make up the University of Georgia’s Class of 2024 are beginning their studies at an unprecedented time in the institution’s history. Yet like the students who came before them, they bring an extraordinary record of academic success and boundless aspiration to the birthplace of public higher education.

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2021 State of the University Address

President Jere W. Morehead delivered the 2021 State of the University Address, looking back on the challenges and accomplishments of the past year and looking ahead to the obstacles and opportunities that await the University of Georgia in 2021.


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