Student Care and Outreach

The mission of Student Care & Outreach is to coordinate care and assistance for all students, undergraduate and graduate, who experience complex, hardship, and/or unforeseen circumstances, by providing individualized assistance and tailored interventions.

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Athens, GA 30602
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Programs & Services

Report a Concern for a Student

If you would like to report concern for a UGA student, Student Care & Outreach encourages you to submit an online report. Expressing concern proactively can help with early intervention and success. Once received, a staff member will contact you for more information. For emergencies, please contact 911.

Hardship Withdrawals

Student Care and Outreach oversees the request and approval process for hardship withdrawals. If you believe you are experiencing a situation that may require a hardship withdrawal, we encourage you to reach out to Student Care and Outreach to discuss options and resources.


Student Care & Outreach connects students with resources across campus. The folder shown above highlights some of the available resources. To request copies of this folder, please contact the Office of the Dean of Students at 706-542-7774.

Latest News

Carrie Smith named director of Student Care and Outreach
Carrie Smith
Carrie Smith named director of Student Care and Outreach

Carrie Smith, assistant dean of students, is assuming new responsibilities relatedto Student Care and Outreach. Effective September 15, 2021, Dr. Smith will be the Assistant Deanof Students and Director of Student Care and Outreach (SCO).


Candlelight memorial service to be held May 4

UGA remembers students, faculty and staff who passed away in the last two years.


Quarantine and Isolation Resources

Quarantining or isolating during the semester may cause undue stress and anxiety. Explore UGA's resources to help students feel more comfortable and connected.


Services for Students

Student Care and Outreach works to address each student concern individually by creating customized networks of support and resources that will help students achieve their goals.

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325 Tate Student Center
Athens, GA 30602