Iakovou named new Transfer Student Coordinator

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

iakovouFor the last several months, the Transfer Student Working Group, a committee stemming from one of 12 recommendations from the 2017 President’s Task Force on Student Learning and Success, has been working on a plan to enhance support for transfer students. 


We are pleased to announce that Judith Iakovou will serve as UGA’s transfer student coordinator and will be responsible for the implementation of various services and programs identified by the Transfer Student Working Group as being essential for the success of transfer students. Judy formerly served as the director of the Office of Academic Advising Services and has played a key role in several academic advising initiatives at UGA over the last several years. She has worked closely with the Transfer Student Working Group and in supporting certain programs for first-year students. Judy will begin work on implementing the recommendations of the Transfer Student Working Group immediately.


The complete report of the President’s Taskforce on Student Learning and Success is available here: https://president.uga.edu/_resources/documents/final_task_force_report.pdf (PDF)


For questions concerning support for transfer students, Judy may be reached at  jiakovou@uga.edu.