Office of Government Relations
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University of Georgia
Office of Government Relations
198 Waddell Street
Athens, GA 30601

Phone: (706) 542-8096
Fax: (706) 542-8101

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@Delta VP Tad Hutchinson dedicating @Delta Hall in DC. Thank you @Delta for the support #UGA #UGAinWashington
@universityofga Foundation Chairman, John Spalding, welcoming friend and supporters at the Dedication of @Delta Hall #uga #UGAinWashington
@ugadcsemester student Torrie Ness @SenatorIsakson speaking at the Delta Hall dedication in DC #UGA #ugainwashington
@universityofga Pres Jere W. Morehead opening the dedication of Delta Hall in DC #ugainwashington #UGA

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. 


Delta Hall in Washington, D.C. Dedicated

The University of Georgia dedicated its new permanent residential learning facility, Delta Hall, in the heart of Capitol Hill.

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UGA Dedicates New Veterinary Medical Center

The University of Georgia held a ribbon-cutting ceremony today to dedicate the College of Veterinary Medicine's new Veterinary Medical Center, which includes an education building and a teaching hospital for large and small animals.

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UGA Names New Washington, D.C. Facility Delta Hall

The University of Georgia has received a commitment for a $5 million grant from the Delta Air Lines Foundation to support UGA in Washington. In recognition of the gift, UGA will name the university's new residential facility in Washington, D.C., Delta Hall.

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Lawmakers Explore 2015 Legislative Agenda During 29th Biennial Institute

Members of the Georgia General Assembly convened in Athens Dec. 7-9 for the 29th Biennial Institute for Georgia Legislators, coordinated by the University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government to help lawmakers prepare for the next legislative cycle.

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UGA Marks Beginning of Baldwin Hall Expansion and Renovation Project

The roughly $8 million project, with funding approved by the Georgia General Assembly, includes construction of a 10,800-square-foot Baldwin Hall Annex and renovations to the existing building.

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University of Georgia Sets Record Graduation Rates

The six-year graduation rate has reached a record 84.6 percent, up from 83.2 percent a year ago. The five- and four-year rates also reached record levels in 2014.

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UGA Ranked Among Top 20 Public Universities by U.S. News & World Report

The University of Georgia continues to rank among the nation's elite public research universities, according to U.S. News & World Report, which placed the institution at No. 20 on the list contained in its Best Colleges 2015 edition.

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