The Bridge is a four-part series that connects new students to people, resources, and opportunities at UGA and within the College of Family and Consumer Sciences. Each program focuses on relevant themes in this unique transition. Join us and build your bridge to success!

What The Bridge does for you

  • Connects your in class and out of class experiences
  • Connects you to peers, faculty, staff and alumni
  • Introduces you to student organizations and community outreach
  • Guides your academic, personal and career development

The Bridge is part of the Arch Ready Certificate through the UGA Career Center.

Next Session

Sessions are held on Thursdays from 5:15pm - 6:30pm in Dawson Hall.

September 8, 2016

November 3, 2016

February 2, 2017

April 6, 2017


Need a student mentor?

If so, learn more about our FACS Forward Mentor Program.

The Bridge Committee

The committee develops programming and events with you in mind and includes the following:

Kayla Best, 2nd Year, Human Development and Family Science

Tanacia Blackwell, Academic Advisor

Morgan Easley, 3rd Year, Human Development and Family Science 

Jennifer George, Lecturer, Human Development and Family Science

Vacant, Student Leadership & Experiential Learning Specialist

Cara Simmons, Director

Ahmaud Templeton, Academic Advisor