The University of Georgia Graduate School
310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602
Office of the Dean
|Ron Walcott, Ph.D.||Work Phone: 706-542-6392|
|Interim Dean of the Graduate School||Work Email: email@example.com|
|Bob Scott, Ph.D.||Work Phone: 706-542-6394|
|Director of Special Projects||Work Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Judy Milton||Work Phone: 706-542-6086|
|Assistant Dean of the Graduate School||Work Email: email@example.com|
The Development Office for the UGA Graduate School secures financial support for fellowships and other graduate programs from alumni, friends, corporations, and foundations who wish to strengthen and sustain Graduate School goals and initiatives. Current, pledged, and estate gifts to the Graduate School allow masters and doctoral candidates the freedom to study without financial hardship. For more information about gift and naming opportunities at the Graduate School, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enrolled Student Services
This division maintains files of all graduate students who have been fully admitted and have enrolled for their first semester. For questions about registration flags, drop/add, degree objective changes, grade changes, probation/dismissal, and letters of good standing, contact email@example.com or 706-542-6300. For questions about graduation, advisory committee, program of study, admission to candidacy, transfer of credit, announcements for oral comprehensive exams or final defense of the dissertation, format check of electronic thesis or dissertation, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 706-542-6300.
|Cheri Bliss||Work Phone: 706-542-6300|
|Senior Director, Graduate Student Services||Work Email: email@example.com|
Graduate School Admissions
Graduate Admissions in the Graduate School works collaboratively with academic departments to assist prospective students in applying for admission to graduate study. Upon initial review of a new application, Graduate Admissions provides a web-link to each applicant who can then monitor the status of his or her own application and materials that have been received. To request admissions materials, click on Request Information. If you have submitted an application for admission and have questions about Graduate School admissions requirements, send an email request to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (706) 542-1739. If you have submitted an application for admission and have questions about supplemental requirements of the academic department, please call or e-mail the academic department contact as listed on the Department Contacts page. Note to applicants: Our primary communication with you is by email and we plan to keep in close contact. It is very important that you put UGA email domain names on your internet provider’s Safe List, so our messages reach you.
|Cheri Bliss||Work Phone: 706-542-6300|
|Senior Director, Admissions||Work Email: email@example.com|
Graduate School Business Office
The Graduate School Business Office oversees the administration of graduate assistantships campus wide and disperses Graduate School funded assistantship funds and other financial awards. This office assesses tuition for graduate assistants, monitors their enrollment, and handles related problems. The office also administers the Graduate School assistantship programs, various fellowships, and student travel funds for doctoral students. Questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Tonia Austin-Brown||Work Phone: 706-542-6269|
|Senior Director, Business Office||Work Email: email@example.com|
Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies
Interdisciplinary graduate programs offer exciting opportunities for faculty and students to come together across traditional divides to produce cutting-edge research and scholarship. The Graduate School is committed to enhancing the culture of innovation and interdisciplinary in graduate education at UGA.
|Meredith Welch-Devine Ph.D.||Work Phone: 706-542-6002|
|Director, Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies||Work Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
Recruitment & Diversity Initiatives
The Graduate School promotes excellence in graduate education by recruiting top students to The University of Georgia. While striving to increase overall enrollment, the Graduate School also seeks to promote diversity by encouraging enrollment of students from historically underrepresented groups and qualified programs abroad. Every effort is made to facilitate a smooth transition for new students from matriculation to graduation as well as heighten the graduate experience of all students. The Graduate School sponsors academic, social, and professional programs and activities, and serves as an advocate for students and faculty. We encourage students to utilize our resources at some point during their academic and professional career. Our office is always prepared to assist you with your endeavors.
|Lisa Sperling Ph.D.||Work Phone: 706-542-6413|
|Director, Recruitment & Diversity Initiatives||Work Email: email@example.com|
The Graduate School Technology Office provides reliable and integrated technology solutions to support academic and administrative goals. This department works closely with all types of users to ensure that our IT solutions are practical and useful to their business operations. Please email your concerns, questions, or suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Andrey Dub||Work Phone: 706-542-6418|
|Director, Technology Office||Work Email: email@example.com|