TRANSITION LEADERS

GET SUPPORT NAVIGATING UGA
FROM AN EXPERIENCED PEER

TRANSITION LEADERS

GET SUPPORT NAVIGATING UGA
FROM AN EXPERIENCED PEER

YOU DESERVE TO HAVE A MEANINGFUL COLLEGE EXPERIENCE. WE'RE HERE TO HELP.

The Transition Leaders are a group of students who, in partnership with the Department of Student Transitions, provide intentional experiences that support the unique needs of students in, through, and out of UGA.

Want to chat with someone who has successfully
navigated transitions during college?

Click the button below to request a meeting with a Transition Leader who can help you navigate your college experience by connecting you to campus resources and sharing tips and tricks for how they navigated their college experience. Upon submission of the form, your Transition Leader will reach out to you to confirm the time and location of your meeting.

Interested in Becoming a Transition Leader?

Applications for the 2023-2024 Transition Leader team open on Monday, January 9, 2023 and close on Sunday, February 12, 2023 at 11:59 pm. There will be a virtual information session on Thursday, February 2, 2023 at 4 pm.

MEET THE TEAM

Major: Computer Science

Year: 3rd year

Hometown: Douglasville, GA

Identities/Involvement: Transfer Student, C.L.A.S.S. Advocate, National Society of Black Engineers, New Student Orientation

Availability: Mondays, 9 am – 12 pm & 3 – 5 pm; Wednesdays, 1 – 2 pm; Fridays, 9 am – 2 pm

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Major: Management Information Systems

Year: 4th year

Hometown: Johns Creek, GA

Identities/Involvement: UGA MindBlowers, Delta Sigma Pi, Study Abroad

Availability: Mondays, 5 – 6 pm; Tuesdays/Thursdays, 10 – 11 am

Major: Biological Science

Year: 4th year

Hometown: Thomasville, GA

Identities/Involvement: Rural Student, African-American, Pre-Med, Georgia Daze Minority Recruitment, IMPACT, LSAMP, Peer Tutoring, Visitors Center

Availability: Mondays, 1 – 2 pm; Thursdays, 1 – 7 pm; Fridays, 2 – 7 pm

Major: Political Science

Year: 3rd year

Hometown: Jasper, GA

Identities/Involvement: Georgia Commitment Scholar, Pre-Law, University Union, Criminal Justice Society, SPIA Research

Availability: Mondays/Wednesdays, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm, Tuesdays, 12:30 – 2:30 pm

Major: Political Science

Year: 3rd year

Hometown: Bedford, MA

Identities/Involvement: Greek Life, UGA Miracle, Public Relations Student Society of America at UGA

Availability: Tuesdays, 3 – 6 pm

Major: Georgraphy

Year: 4th year

Hometown: Thomasville, GA

Identities/Involvement: ServeUGA, Demosthenian Literary Society

Availability: Tuesdays, 1 – 4 pm

Majors: Biology and Human Development & Family Science

Year: 2nd year

Hometown: Roswell, GA

Identities/Involvement: Pre-PA, University Health Center Ambassador, Student Health Advisory Committee, Undergraduate Research, Campus Kitchen, Dawg Camp, Institute for Leadership Advancement

Availability: Mondays, 5 – 7 pm; Tuesdays, 3 – 4 pm, Wednesdays, 2 – 3 pm

Majors: Nutritional Sciences

Year: 4th year

Hometown: McDonough, GA

Identities/Involvement: Person of Color, First Generation, Child of Immigrants, UGA Wesley, SWAB, Fresh Express, Community Services Assistant – UGA Housing, Carribean Student Association, Campus Kitchen

Availability: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 10:30 am – 1 pm

Majors: Journalism

Year: 2nd year

Hometown: Suwanee, GA

Identities/Involvement: Greek Life, Dawg Camp, Catholic Dawgs, Women in Media, Community Services Assistant – UGA Housing, New Student Orientation

Availability: Mondays, 2 – 4 pm; Tuesdays/Thursdays, 1 – 3 pm

Major: Journalism

Year: 3rd year

Hometown: Cumming, GA

Identities/Involvement: Transfer Student Club Founder/President, Leadership UGA Peer Facilitator, Photographer with Pandora Year Book and The Chapel Bell

Availability: Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays, 2 – 5 pm; Tuesdays/Thursdays, 1 – 3 pm

Major: Landscape Architecture

Year: 3rd year

Hometown: Parkland, FL

Identities/Involvement: UGA Hillel, Sigma Delta Tau, Georgia Students of Landscape Architecture, Filipino Student Association

Availability: Mon., 10 am – 12:30 pm; Wed., 10 am – 12:30 pm, 4:15 – 5:15 pm; Fri., 10 am – 1:40 pm

Majors: Public Relations and English

Year: 3rd year

Hometown: Columbus, GA

Identities/Involvement: Multiracial, Dawg Camp, Digital Dawgs, Undergraduate Admissions, Talking Dog Agency

Availability: Availability Coming Soon

Majors: Mechanical Engineering

Year: 3rd year

Hometown: Walnut Grove, GA

Identities/Involvement: Secular, Spring Admit, STEM Major, Pre-Law, Athens Chautauqua Society, Student Government Association, Socratic UGA, Dawg Camp

Availability: Mon., 1:45 -2:45 pm & 4 – 6 pm; Wed., 8 am – 12 pm & 2 – 5 pm; Fri., 9:30 am – 12 pm

Majors: Political Science and Criminal Justice

Year: 3rd year

Hometown: Woodstock, GA

Identities/Involvement: Women’s Studies Student Organization, Serve UGA, Delta Phi Epsilon, Dawg Camp

Availability: Mondays/Wednesdays, 12:30 – 2 pm; Thursdays, 12:30 – 4 pm

Majors: Business Management and International Business

Year: 3rd year

Hometown: Jesup, GA

Identities/Involvement: Dawg Camp, Women in Business, Rescue Paws UGA, Rural Student Ambassadors

Availability: Mondays/Wednesdays, 10:10 – 11 am; Tuesdays/Thursdays, 11 am – 12 pm