Championing Academic Quality in the University System of Georgia
Academic Affairs promotes and ensures academic quality in the University of System of Georgia. The various departments within Academic Affairs work closely with USG institutions to ensure that the citizens of Georgia can pursue further studies from a rich variety of high quality academic programs – undergraduate, graduate, and professional – to meet their interests and lifelong career needs. Through the creation of policies and collaborative work, Academic Affairs advises and provides leadership on all academic-related areas to the members of the System; identifies and reviews solutions for the USG strategic plan in the departments of Academic Planning, Academic Programs, Data Administration, Educational Access and Success, Faculty Affairs, Information Technology Services, Research & Policy Analysis, Student Achievement and Student Affairs. Academic Affairs supports several special initiatives designed to enhance the quality of education and research in Georgia.