219,000 students benefit from Georgia’s free online textbook program

To date, Affordable Learning Georgia has saved students more than $31 million on textbook costs, and the initiative is expected to grow in coming years.

Free speech mandate moves through GA Senate

Georgia's universities and colleges would have to create a free-speech policy protecting speakers under a proposed measure that passed the Senate on Monday. The legislation,...

Georgia’s Disability Employment Initiative Receives National Recognition for Demonstrating Best Practice

Georgia’s Disability Employment Initiative received national recognition this week by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy for demonstrating best practices and delivering superior service.

‘Paper-pencil test option’ bill heads to Governor Deal for signature

HB 425, which allows for paper-pencil testing options for state mandated tests, has passed the Georgia Senate and will head to Governor Deal for...

Georgia’s Top GED Graduates Named

Annual conference honors outstanding adult student and educator achievements The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) recognized the most outstanding GED® graduates of the year...

University System of Georgia Joins Forces with US Army

The University System of Georgia (USG) and the U.S. Army Cyber Center in Augusta are working together to help fill the more than 11,000 current cyber job openings around the state.

6 Georgians Named on List of 44 2019 HBCU Competitiveness Scholars

44 students from 34 historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) selected as 2019 HBCU Competitiveness Scholars – the Initiative's highest student recognition. 6 of those are from Georgia.

Watch: Governor Deal unveils “Be the Difference” tribute

Georgia educators continue to be highlighted as professionals by Governor Deal

University System of Georgia Enrollment Increases to All-Time High

Fall 2018 enrollment in the University System of Georgia’s (USG) 26 colleges and universities totaled 328,712 students, an increase of 1.1 percent (or 3,509...

Board of Regents Votes to Raise Tuition in Georgia…Again

The University System of Georgia has voted to once again raise tuition and fees for the 2019-2020 school year.