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215 S. Jackson St.
Athens, GA 30602
Tel (706) 542-2222

We're back! Beginning Monday, August 10th, 2020; University Human Resources (HR) will begin Phase 3 Return to Campus operation which means we will be open during UGA's normal business hours (8 AM till 5 PM, EST). Our offices require face coverings and social distancing guidelines as set by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and outlined in the University of Georgia Return to Campus guide.

Please visit the websites below often as each page is subject to change and will be regularly updated.

Important Pages Related to Phase 3 Return to Campus:

Phase 3 Telecommuting/Flexible Scheduling Guidelines

Return to Campus Guidelines for Faculty and Staff

Important Pages Related to COVID-19 Operations

University of Georgia Coronavirus website

University Human Resources Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) website

University Human Resources Frequently Asked Questions website

UGA Voluntary Retirement Incentive Program


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The University of Georgia Young Dawgs Program is a high school internship program designed to prepare high-achieving high school juniors and seniors for post-secondary education and future careers in their areas of interest.  The program is open to students from public, private, and home schools. The main requirement of the program is that the student has a 3.7 GPA-or higher.

During the school year, students are able to get high school credit by working through the Work-Based Learning Program or Gifted Program at their school. Home-School students can also receive credit if within the home-school curriculum.  The school works in coordination with Young Dawgs to provide the credit.

If a high school or an individual student is interested in learning more about the Young Dawgs Program please contact Jim Geiser at

Revised 04.18.17

Jack Wright“My experience has been great and I would recommend it (Young  Dawgs) to every high school student that is planning on going to college because it provides a great opportunity to find out what you are interested in….”  
Jack Wright
North Oconee High School


"TNoor Sohalhis has been an amazing opportunity and would recommend it to anyone interested in the science field."


Noor Sohal, junior, Lambert High School

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