A weekly digest of news, events, and opportunities for all undergraduate FACS students.
Friday, August 11, 2017
While you’ve been away this summer, the Student Success and Advising Center has been busy! Here are a few updates from our office.
The SSAC Staff is excited to welcome students back for fall semester! Academic Advisors will be available to assist with questions during drop/add week. Please refer to your advisor’s schedule in SAGE and stop by with questions or concerns.
Did you know? You have your own Career Consultant – someone to help you make a decision about what you want to do after graduation and make plans to get there!
My name is Brittany Smith, and I am proud to serve as your Career Consultant through the UGA Career Center. I would like to partner with you to create a custom career-ready plan for your four years at UGA.
My job is to help you:
The best way to ensure you are ready for life beyond the Arch is to meet with me early and often!
Ways to meet:
Please note that the Career Center is back on the second floor of Clark Howell Hall – we look forward to introducing you to our newly renovated space!
I hope to see you soon!
Brittany Smith, FACS Career Consultant
If you’re looking for funds to support your academic studies, the College of Family and Consumer Sciences has several scholarship opportunities available for FACS undergraduate and graduate students to consider. Scholarship applications open November 1st, 2017 and the application deadline is March 28th, 2018.
DATE: Wednesday, August 16, 2017
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Tate Grand Hall
Check out the FACS Events page for a complete listing of everything going on this week.
Bulldog Basics is a collaborative effort led by the Student Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (SAFCS) and supported by FACS and Embark UGA. A variety of personal hygiene items are available for students to access as needed. Bulldog Basics is funded by a UGA Sustainability Grant awarded fall 2016 and by a UGA Parents and Families Leadership Council Grant, awarded in spring 2017. Item donations are accepted in the Student Success and Advising Center (112 Dawson Hall).
Location: Dawson Hall, 1st & 3rd floors, across from the elevator
Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
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Student Success and Advising Center (SSAC)
College of Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS)
University of Georgia
112 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Drive
Athens, Georgia 30602
P: (706) 542-4847 | F: (706) 583-0490
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