The Director of the LGBT Resource Center works directly with the Department of University Housing to review all requests for accommodations. Students desiring to make a request for accommodations or who are open to having a transgender roommate may contact the LGBT Resource Center.
The Women’s Studies Student Organization is dedicated to progressive activism and building feminist solidarity in the UGA and Athens communities. We aim to create change by partnering with other organizations to host educational and advocacy events.
SHAG is an inclusive, student-led organization that strives to open up the conversation about sexual health, sex positivity, and sexual communication. By providing knowledge and resources to our campus and community, we empower individuals to be in control of their sexuality.
CAPS offers short-term individual and couples therapy, group counseling, psychiatric evaluations and medication monitoring, programs and workshops, crisis intervention, and referral assistance to campus and community resources when appropriate. The CAPS liaison for the LGBTRC is Dr. Shannon Bowles.
The University Health Center exists to advance the physical and mental health of students and other eligible members of the University community in a way that supports academic success and student retention. NOTE: All the restrooms at UHC are single-stall and marked for All Genders.
Lambda Alliance serves LGBTQA and allied students at UGA. We are an officially recognized student organization at the UGA, and our mission is to strengthen the LGBTQA community here on campus and in the larger Athens community.
GLOBES is a diverse organization of faculty, staff, and administrators whose mission is to advocate for, develop, and nurture UGA’s LGBTQ communities.We strive to educate, to improve the climate on all UGA campuses, and to foster progressive change as we visibly work for social justice, equity, and queer rights at UGA and beyond.
The Psychology Clinic is an outpatient mental health clinic operated by the Clinical Training Program of the Department of Psychology at The University of Georgia. We are committed to providing low cost psychological services, both psychotherapy and psychological assessment, for adults, children, couples, and families in the Athens community.
The ASPIRE Clinic provides holistic counseling and education services to the UGA and Athens communities. Counseling services including individual, couple, family therapy, financial counseling and education, nutrition counseling and education, and also legal problem solving sessions.
Located in Dawson Hall, the Hygiene Closet is a collaborative effort of the Student Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (SAFCS) and supported by the College of Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) and Embark UGA. Embark, a UGA resource for students who have experienced foster care or homelessness, indicated the need for a hygiene closet with a variety of personal hygiene items are stocked for students to access as needed.
The career center staff facilitates, motivates, and empowers students to explore options and pursue careers. The center provides a comprehensive range of services, programs, and materials focusing on career exploration & decision-making, skill development, experiential learning, and career employment.
The University of Georgia’s Office of International Education and Peace Corps host the Peace Corp Prep certificate program to help undergraduate students build the knowledge and acquire the skills necessary to join and serve in your preferred program area of the Peace Corps.
Health coaching supports an individual’s own motivations and strengths. Students will map their path for positive behavior change(s) through a collaborative, unbiased partnership. 706-542-8690