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.
The Georgia General Assembly adjourned on March 20th after passing a fiscal year 2015 state budget that includes a spending increase for higher education and salary increases for University System of Georgia faculty and staff.read more
With the dedication of the J. Phil Campbell Sr. Research and Education Center in Watkinsville, the University of Georgia is carrying on a legacy of agricultural and environmental research and outreach.read more
U.S. Representative David Scott visited the University of Georgia campus today speaking with university leaders and learning about UGA’s research enterprise.read more
The UGA Men's Basketball Team was in Washington, D.C. on Friday, January 3rd for a game against the George Washington University Colonials. The team was able to tour the U.S. Capitol before the game.read more