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University of Georgia
Office of Government Relations
198 Waddell Street
Athens, GA 30601

Phone: (706) 542-8096
Fax: (706) 542-8101


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The Office of Government Relations serves as the primary point of contact between the University of Georgia and local, state and federal government offices and legislative bodies. Our Office works with elected officials, executive branch leaders and other universities to develop and implement strategies and programs to achieve public funding goals, and to foster positive and effective ongoing relationships, while improving the understanding of and support for the University's academic, research, technological, and public service goals. 


UGA Dedicates Correll Hall, Phase I of Business Learning Community

Before a crowd of hundreds, the University of Georgia Terry College of Business dedicated Correll Hall, Phase I of its future home, the Business Learning Community, and ceremoniously broke ground on Amos Hall, the centerpiece of the project's second phase.

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2015 Federal Legislative Retreat Highlights UGA Programs

In the race for federal funding, UGA has several strong advantages, and on Aug. 20-21, more than 30 congressional legislative staffers got a firsthand look at many including UGA's programs in veterinary medicine, infectious diseases and engineering.

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Rx for Success: New Fellowship Takes Pharmacy Students to D.C.

UGA pharmacy student Dustin Orvin spent the summer on Capitol Hill, thanks to a fellowship program created by Congressman Buddy Carter (BSPh ’80).

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UGA to Launch Chambliss Leadership Forum Honoring Former U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss

The University of Georgia announces the creation of the Senator Saxby Chambliss Leadership Forum.

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UGA’s Incoming Students Set New Records for Academic Qualifications

Incoming University of Georgia students have set a new record for academic quality, with the highest GPA and SAT scores in the university's 230-year history.

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Georgia State Representative Makes $500,000 Gift to UGA School of Law

The University of Georgia School of Law has received a $500,000 gift to create the Stacey Godfrey Evans Scholarship for first-generation college graduates attending Georgia Law.

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UGA Ranks No. 18 on Forbes List of Top Public U.S. Colleges

The University of Georgia was ranked No. 18 on the Forbes "Top 25 Public Colleges 2015" list released this week.

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