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Transfer Students


The Franklin College Office of Transfer Academic Services (OTAS)recognizes and values transfer students as an integral part of the UGA student body. Transfer students make up approximately 20% of the nearly 13,000 Franklin College undergraduates.

The Office of Transfer Academic Services provides pre-admissions information for prospective students who are considering applying to UGA’s Franklin College of Arts & Sciences.

Request Pre-Admission Advice

View Transfer Planning Guide

Ongoing Support

Once you are on campus, the Office of Transfer Academic Services is here to support you.  Please reach out if you have questions, want connections to resources, or are experiencing challenges.  

Contact Office of Student Academic Services (OTAS)

Katherine Field, Coordinator:
Sabine Adair, Student Affairs Professional:

In order to further welcome and engage our incoming students, OTAS has brought aboard 12 Transfer Ambassadors. The Ambassadors represent and serve as resources for the Franklin College transfer student population.

Once you’re on campus, these Transfer Tips from our Transfer Ambassadors can help!


Last Names Beginning with A-I:

Dr Hawman

Dr. Rob Hawman
Professor and Undergraduate Advisor
Room B6, Geography-Geology Building
Phone: 706-542-2398


Last Names Beginning with J-Z:

Dr Crowe

Dr. Doug Crowe
Professor and Undergraduate Advisor
Room 301D Geography-Geology Building
Phone: 706-542-2382


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