August 17, 2016

Set Your Sights on Success

Welcome to fall semester at UGA! On behalf of the Office of the Vice President for Instruction, we are excited and proud to have you here, and we are ready to support your academic success during your time at UGA. … more

August 15, 2016

Guiding Students to Major Choices

On behalf of all the OVPI units and programs that support student and faculty success, welcome back! And a very special welcome to our new faculty, more than 100 or so of whom I met at orientation last week. We know you received a lot of new information, so if at any point you have questions, please feel free to get in touch with me or any of our units in the Office of the Vice President for Instruction. … more

August 15, 2016

New class rolls feature available in Athena

Faculty, instructors and teaching assistants at the University of Georgia can now download their class rolls from Athena. Enterprise Information Technology Services (EITS) and the Office of the Registrar, which manage Banner, have been working for the last several months to make this critical improvement for faculty and instructors. … more

August 3, 2016

Paving the Way for Student Success

Summer is a very busy period in the OVPI and this summer has been no exception. Undergraduate Admissions just completed the last orientation session this week for more than 5,400 first-year students in what is likely to be another very diverse and highly qualified class of students. We’re also wrapping up our Freshman College Summer Experience program aimed at transitioning high school students to college. With 261 first-year students, this program saw just over a 20% increase in enrollment over last year. … more