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Georgia Southwestern to hold two in-person graduation ceremonies on May 15

Tracey Cook, executive vice chancellor for Strategy and Fiscal Affairs for the University System of Georgia (USG), will deliver the keynote address.

Georgia Southwestern undergraduates showcase student research

Fifty-five students participated in GSW's 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium.

GSW moving graduate education classes entirely online this summer to give teachers more flexible schedule

Online summer classes will give teachers more flexibility in their schedules.

Georgia Southwestern employees and students receive first vaccine doses at campus clinics

GSW hosted its first two COVID-19 vaccine clinics in late March, vaccinating 300 members of the campus community.

Cheokas appointed dean of GSW's College of Business and Computing

Gaynor Cheokas, DBA, has been appointed dean for the College of Business and Computing at GSW. Cheokas has served as interim dean since June 2020...

“Maskerade in Hollywood” Homecoming festivities kick off for GSW on Feb. 15

GSW will celebrate Homecoming during the week of Feb. 15-20.

GSW reveals new name for student services building, Canes Central grand opening set for Feb. 19

The $3.4 million renovation will house multiple offices geared toward student success and is centrally located in the heart of campus.

Georgia Southwestern receives grant to promote alcohol awareness

The $11K grant supports GSW's participation in the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety Georgia Young Adult Program.

Contingency Plans for Fall 2020

At the end of June 2020, the USG approved Georgia Southwestern's contingency plans for Fall 2020.

Important Changes to USG Healthcare Plan Coverage

As a result of two federal guidelines recently released, changes have been made to the USG Healthcare plan and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) plan.

Updated Guidance on Age, Underlying Medical Conditions, Use of Face Coverings

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently updated its guidance for managing COVID-19 related issues.

GSW's commitment to diversity and racial equality

Georgia Southwestern is dedicated to fostering an inclusive campus environment that recognizes, supports, and empowers each individual member’s...

Requesting Special Leave or Accommodations

Employees who fall into a high risk category should communicate with Human Resources to arrange for accommodations to continue current telework or...

Employee Return to Campus

Georgia Southwestern has been approved to initiate our plan to bring employees back to campus and begin preparations for a Fall Semester that will...

Board of Regents provides authority for potential reductions due to COVID-19

The Board of Regents for the University System of Georgia (USG) provided authority Thursday for a plan for possible staffing reductions and...

GSW expands WiFi options on and off campus

IIT has worked diligently to implement new services and expand wireless network services for students, faculty, and staff.

GSW Emergency Financial Aid Grants update

The GSW Emergency Financial Aid Grants are funded by the CARES Act. The funds are designed to assist students (undergraduate and graduate) to meet...

Spring 2020 Textbook Buyback and Rental Return

The Spring 2020 semester Textbook Buyback will be held virtually.

Share Your Gratitude

As many of us know, it’s the people we work with each day that make being a part of GSW a special experience.

Georgia Southwestern recognizes 2019 graduates

Approximately 285 students received their bachelor’s, master’s and specialist degrees during the ceremonies, with 436 students total earning...

Georgia Southwestern ceremony kicks off $3.4 million Academic Center for Excellence renovation

On Friday, December 13, a ceremony to celebrated the beginning of renovations to the Academic Center for Excellence (ACE), GSW’s primary...

Former Dean of GSW School of Computing and Mathematics Boris Peltsverger announces retirement

Peltsverger will be retiring effective January 1, 2020 after serving GSW for 22 years.

Georgia Southwestern is effectively preparing new teachers for the workforce according to new GaPSC measures

GSW's College of Education is effectively preparing new teachers for the classroom according to the 2019 Teacher Preparation Program Effectiveness...

GSW commencement ceremonies to be held December 13

Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will hold its Fall 2019 Commencement ceremonies Friday, December 13 in the Convocation Hall of the...

GSW secures $3.4 million in Georgia state budget for building renovation

The inclusion of $3.4 million in Georgia’s FY19 budget will fund the renovation of the Academic Center for Excellence (ACE), GSW’s primary...

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