Mission Statement

The mission of the University of Georgia’s Outreach programs is to improve people’s lives by helping create jobs and prosperity, developing leaders and addressing the state’s most critical issues.

The University of Georgia’s Public Service and Outreach is committed to:

  • Marshaling the power of the entire university by connecting UGA’s comprehensive expertise to address critical state needs and improve quality of life;
  • Partnering with communities, businesses, governments, schools, nonprofits and others to solve real-world challenges;
  • Engaging faculty and students by connecting classroom instruction and research to important public issues; and
  • Maximizing its state resources by fostering an entrepreneurial culture, ensuring that we are good stewards of public investment and producing tangible and measurable results that have long-term impact.