Improving Student Learning

The Office of Instruction is charged with improving student learning. From providing student academic services to empowering teachers, the Office of Instruction is responsible for a wide range of initiatives that further advance the University of Georgia into the national spotlight as one of the top performing universities in the nation.

Events & Announcements

Freshman College Summer Experience

Freshman Colleges offers a transformative four-week academic residential program to first-year undergraduate students, introducing the rigors and unique learning opportunities at the nation's first state chartered university.

  • UGA Orientation: June 26-27, 2019
  • Move-in: July 6, 2019
  • Program: July 7-Aug. 2


Summer Freshman Orientation

Throughout the summer, first-year students attend a two-day orientation session, which begins at noon on the first day and concludes around 5:00pm on the second day. Students must attend orientation and be advised before registering for classes. See the full schedule.


Transfer Student Information

If you are an incoming or current transfer student, take a look at our new resource site to guide your success at UGA. We're here to help you make a seamless transition!