Student Success

Georgia State University Gets $8.9 Million Grant From U.S. Department of Education

ATLANTA–The U.S. Department of Education today (Sept. 21) awarded Georgia State University, in partnership with the University Innovation Alliance (UIA), a grant of $8.9 million as part of the department’s First in the World program to drive innovation and keep higher education within reach for all Americans.

Georgia State is leading the project, Monitoring Advising… more »

White House Honors Georgia State Initiative To Boost Latino College Enrollment, Leadership Skills

ATLANTA–The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics has honored Georgia State University’s Latino Leadership Initiative (LLI) for its work in boosting college enrollment among Latino students and promoting leadership skills among Latino Georgia State students.

The recognition acknowledges LLI’s success in increasing college attendance for Latino high school students from six Cobb County… more »

U.S. News Ranks Georgia State Among Nation’s Leading Teaching, Innovative Universities

ATLANTA—U.S. News and World Report magazine has recognized Georgia State University as one of the most innovative institutions in the nation and a national leader in its commitment to undergraduate teaching.

In its 2016 “America’s Best Colleges” edition, U.S. News ranked Georgia State 5th in the country among the top “most innovative” universities, a… more »